Win five games. The two matches between them ended in a tie.
Tamil Thalaivas vs Jaipur Pink Panthers
Tamil Thalaivas lost their last match 37-28, ending an unbeaten run of six games. Even in the defeat, Surjit Singh was spectacular and he finished the game with a high 5. Sagar also performed brilliantly, getting three tackle points. The defensive duo of Thalaivas, which ranks among the top three tackle point scorers this season, has been consistent throughout the season, in contrast to their riding unit which was hot and cold. Thalaivas have the second-lowest raid points of the season, making them seventh in the table despite having the least number of combined defeats. If Manjeet, Athul MS and Ajinkya Pawar do not provide the necessary incentives for crime, the Thalaivas may struggle to walk away despite boasting of impressive defenses.
The Jaipur Pink Panthers continued their formidable turnaround in form as they beat the Patna Pirates 38-28 in their last game. Veteran all-rounder Deepak Hooda was outstanding and finished the game with 10 points, while Arjun Deshwal was the source of consecutive points for his team, scoring nine. Sahul Kumar played another great game as he got four tackle points. The Pink Panthers seem to have found the right staff, which has helped them turn their fortunes around. Coach Sanjeev Balian’s men have won three games in a row and are currently fifth in the table, playing less than three of the top four teams in the standings. For the Pink Panthers, nothing less than a win on Sunday is enough.
Patna Pirates vs Bengaluru Bulls
In their previous outing, the Patna Pirates lost 38-28 to the Jaipur Pink Panthers. Their raiding unit performed well as they scored 19 points for their side. But it was the defense that stood out against the Pink Panthers. The Pirates’ generally strong defensive unit gained only four tackle points, dropping 20 raid points. Coach Ram Mehr Singh will see the game as an anomaly but he knows his team will not be able to repeat this defensive performance against the Bengaluru Bulls on Sunday.
Since losing to UP Warriors, the Bulls have been in deep trouble. They have scored 107 points in two games while losing only 59. Pawan Sehrawat is on a mission from his rough outing against UP and has scored 46 points in his last two matches, which has led him to beat Naveen Kumar to become the leading player in the league. Points scorer. The Bengaluru skipper has been well supported in the offense by youngster Bharat, who has scored 16 points in his last two matches. If the Bulls go early in the game, they are plowed by opponents. Bengaluru has a four-point lead over Patna in the standings but has played one more game. He needs to win over the Pirates to strengthen his position as a league leader.