Bengaluru Bulls consolidated their second place in Zone B after a narrow 32-31 win over Tamil Thalaivas in a pulsating encounter of the Pro Kabaddi League 2017 on Friday. Ajay Kumar and Ajay Thakur starred for the winners as they stamped their authority with superb raids on their rivals from the onset.
By virtue of their strong showing the Bulls took a 12-6 lead over Thalaivas at the halfway mark.
After the break, the Thalaivas came back strongly and took out Sachin Kumar and Ajay Kumar.
But the Bulls held on to their nerves and after a couple of time outs and raging defence, the Bengaluru outfit triumphed over the Thalaivas with raid points 15 and 16, tackle points 13 and 8, all out points 4 and 4 and extra points 0 and 3.
In the second match of the day, Puneri Paltan got the better of Delhi Dabang KC 26-21. It was their second win in the tournament.