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As it happened: Haryana Steelers vs Bengaluru Bulls, 38-31

Haryana 38-31 Bengaluru, FT
Match 70
Haryana Steelers38
vs
Bengaluru Bulls31
Full Time
Haryana Steelers beat Bengaluru Bulls (38-31)
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Updated: 09 September 2017 22:21 IST - Published: 09 September 2017 22:13 IST
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A great day of action comes to an end as the Zone A sides U Mumba and Haryana Steelers record wins over their rivals from across the border. The second Inter Zonal Challenge week ends tomorrow and will feature two blockbuster matches. See you tomorrow as bring to you the latest updates from the action. 

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Two blank raids to end proceedings as the match ends at 38-31.

The Bulls tried hard but costly errors in the second half meant that they threw the game away. However, one must laud how they came back in the end to salvage the one point as they reduced the deficit to seven points.
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Sunil gets a quick point back on the next raid.
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Deepak Dahiya in on the do-or-die next and after biding his time, he gets the touch point off Preetam Chhillar, who was poorly placed on the right corner.
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Sunil makes it another point for the Bulls with a running hand touch on the right corner.
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Ajay gets another point as a rash tackle from Parmod Narwal comes in.
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Ajay gets a point back with a smart retreat off an ankle hold.
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And it's another all out for Haryana! Is this game, set and match?
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Mohit Chhillar! Back hold on the right corner on the Bulls raider.
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Deepak Dahiya in on the do-or-die and it's a 1v3 situation.

Under pressure, the raider delivers with a fine back kick on Ajay on the right corner.
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Ajay gets a quick bonus.
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Wazir! What a tackle!

Stops Sunil brilliantly with an ankle hold.
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Ajay goes in to raid next and scores!

Spins his body to cross the midline and completes his Super 10.
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Bulls strike back!

Prashanth up against two defenders and Sunil puts in a monumental block to stop him in his tracks.
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PRASHANTH! SUPER RAID! WHAT AN EFFORT!

This should be the game right here. The Bulls charge in but he dips and dives in style. His right hand crosses the midline by the narrowest of margins!
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Rohit goes in next and gets a running hand touch on the right corner.
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Deepak Dahiya in on the do-or-die and it's a brilliant two-pointer for him! A fine diving hand touch on the right corner.
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Teams call a time out with eight minutes left and a four-point gap.
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Another point for the Bulls as Wazir goes in to raid and accidentally, he steps into the lobby.
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Sunil gets another point for the Bulls as Surender comes in with a rash dash from the left. 
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Prashanth up against four Bulls defenders but this time, it's the men in red who strike!

A fine body block by Mahender.
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Rohit goes in to raid and is unsuccessful again. 

Surender Nada with yet another ankle hold.
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Sunil goes in for the raid and gets the point. A smart kick on the left cover.
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Now, Ajay is sent off court as an advanced tackle and ankle hold are enough to rein him in.
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Prashanth goes in and Preetam gives away another cheap point with a poor tackle.