Bhubaneswar: Punjab Warriors took over Kalinga Lancers 2-1 in a Hockey India League match, here on Sunday.
It was in the 24th minute that gritty Gurjinder Singh gave Kalinga Lancers a much awaited lead with a brilliant drag-flick.
The third quarter proved to be a life line for the Punjab Warriors as the Warriors dug deep into their stamina reserves and suddenly came back into life when the
Punjab Warrior's star player Sandeep Singh converted a penalty corner to make it 1-1.
In the fourth quarter, the tables turned round in favor of Jaypee Punjab Warrior as Affan Yousuf stroked in a winning goal from a field work in the 50th minute awarding the team a 2-1 win against Kalinga Lancers.