Deepak Narwal guided Jaipur Pink Panthers to a much-needed 41-34 win over defending champion Bengaluru Bulls in a ProKabaddi League match in Panchkula on Friday.
The Jaipur raider, in the absence of his skipper Deepak Niwas Hooda, scored 16 raid points and was ably supported by Nilesh Salunke (9 points) as the Pink Panthers kept their hopes of qualifying for the season seven playoffs alive.
Meanwhile, Pawan Sehrawat secured yet another Super-10 (14 points to be exact) but the raider, nicknamed ‘hi-flyer’, was sent to the bench as many as five times.
Jaipur was in no mood to let Pawan dictate the game as its defenders tackled him successfully twice in the early minutes of the game to open up a three-point lead.
Bengaluru’s secondary raider for the night, Sumit Singh, filled in well for his captain Rohit Kumar, who once again missed out due to injury. Sumit ended the game with seven…