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PKL Season 5: Puneri Paltan crush Haryana Steelers 38-22

Sonepat, Sept 13 (UNI) Puneri Paltan defeated Haryana Steelers 38-22 here tonight during the second match at the Motilal Nehru School of Sports.
Deepak Niwas Hooda scored 12 points for Puneri Paltan and he was ably supported
by Sandeep Narwal who contributed eight points.
Haryana Steelers paid the price of a terrible start and never recovered from it. Deepak Dahiya was the lone spark for Haryana as he ended up with 11 points.
Puneri Paltan are now third in Zone A with 37 points after 10 matches. Haryana Steelers remain second with 46 points from 14 matches.
It was a slow start from both teams with Puneri Paltan doing most of the scoring to lead 4-1 after
five minutes. Haryana Steelers were struggling to get into the match as their raiders and defenders failed to get points on the board.
Puneri Paltan capitalized and raced into a 9-1 lead after 10 minutes. Haryana Steelers suffered
an all out in the 11 th minute as they led 11-1.
Deepak Dahiya scored a raid point in the 13th minute as Haryana Steelers scored their second
point of the match Rajesh Mondal scored with a two-point raid as Puneri Paltan extended their
lead in the 14 th minute. Haryana Steelers forced a super tackle in the 15 th minute as they scored first defensive points to trail 4-16. Steelers forced another super tackle in the 18 th minute to trail 7-16.
Puneri Paltan were dominant in the first half and went into the break leading 18-6. Haryana Steelers
could manage just two raid points in the first 20 minutes of the match.
Haryana Steelers made a comeback in the second half as they forced two more super tackles to reduce the gap to nine points after 30 minutes.
Puneri Paltan led 23-14 and looked in a comfortable position. Deepak Niwas Hooda scored with a two-point raid in the 33 rd minuteto lead 26-15. Deepak Dahiya responded with a two-point raid for Haryana Steelers in the next minute.
Puneri Paltan inflicted an all out in the 37 th minute to lead 31-19. Deepak Kumar Dahiya
achieved a super 10 for Haryana Steelers as he was the lone warrior for his team. Deepak Niwas
Hooda came up with a super raid in the 40 th minute as Puneri Paltan recorded a comfortable
38-22 victory.
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