U Mumba entered in top 4 in the points table in Pro Kabaddi league 2016 season 4. Yesterday U Mumba beat Dabang Delhi by 2 points in an exciting contest. Dabang Delhi still have to wait to open their account of this season. They will fight for first win tonight against Bengluru Bulls. Let us see the match result and highlights in details.
U Mumba opened their scoring account with a tackle. Scores were moving neck-to-neck initially but things changed when Selvamani in do-or-die raid for Dabang Delhi brought 3 points in super raid. After that Dabang Delhi dominated and inflicted all out which raised their lead with 5 points and at one stage the scores were 13-8. But till first half time U Mumba reduced the lead upto 2 points when the score was 14-12.
Dabang delhi had upper hand in the first half. Their defense also looked better than U Mumba. They needed to capitalize on this lead in the second half of the match. They started the second half well but it was not good enough maintain the pressure over U Mumba. Rishank for U Mumba was fabulous and what a player he is!
With super raid by Rishank the match tilted towards U Mumba. Kashling in his do-or-die raid couln’t survive and that inflicted all out. Dabang delhi was all out at 29th minute of the match and U Mumba were leading with 4 points. After that things looked slow for few minutes. Both teams looked cautious with their attack and defense.
But in last couple of minutes heart beats increased. U Mumba fans looked nervous as they lost few points. The last minute was really breathtaking. U Mumba were leading with 3 points. But they lost two points in a raid and a tackle. It was last raid of the match. Anup Kumar captain of U Mumba took the responsibility on his shoulde. Dabang delhi neede 1 point to tie the match. The did not allow Anup Kumar to just cross the crossing line. It meant Anup had to take a point or else he was out. But experienced Anup did an excellent job for U Mumba. He took point and eventually U Mumba won the the match.