What a professional performance by U Mumba! They beat Jaipur Pink Panthers(28-23) yesterday in Pro Kabaddi 2016 season 4 and entered into top 4 again. Let us see the match result and highlights in details.
Match started and things moved slowly. Both teams were not ready to take any kind of risks. In the first 10 minutes the scores were at level that is 4-4 and most of the points were scored by defense. In the 12th minute Ajay Kumar provided 1 raid point to Jaipur Pink Panthers and they took the lead of 1 point. The score was 5-4.
Anup kumar in a do-or-die raid did well but lost himself also. After that Rakesh Kumar brought raid point and equalized the score 6-6 at 14th minute for U Mumba. The match was moving neck-to neck. In the next raid Rakesh Kumar again brought a touch point and U Mumba took the lead as 7-6. Rajesh Narwal with a bonus point again equalized the score as 7-7. With a superb tackle by Rajesh Jaipur took the lead again. It was 8-7. Till first half the score was 10-9. Jaipur had the lead of 1 point.
The match was absolutely fantastic. In the second half also things were so tight. It was difficult to predict anything. It was breathtaking. But Suresh Kumar brought 2 point in Do-or-Die raid for U Mumba which tilted the match towards U Mumba a little bit with the lead 15-12. Thereafter U Mumba attacked and inflicted first all out of the match. U Mumba had the lead of 20-14.
Jaipur Pink Panthers were under pressure. They had to give their best shot. In the process they lost their cool and Jasvir Singh got green card. Jaipur Pink Panthers found it difficult to cover the lead and eventually lost the game.