U Mumba is temporarily at the top of points table as they beat Bengaluru Bulls by just 1 point in a very tight match in Pro Kabaddi 2016 season 4. Yesterday Kabaddi fans witnessed thrilling match between Bengaluru Bulls and U Mumba at Patliputra Sports Complex, Patna. Let us see the match result and highlights in details.
Things started slowly and cautiously from both sides as usual. It was clear right from the start that the match is going to tough one. The scores were moving neck to neck. Till 13th minute of the match the score was 6-6. But after that Bengaluru Bulls started taking lead.
Rohit Kumar, Bengaluru Bulls star raider, took 2 points and Bengaluru Bulls inflicted first all out of the match. Now the score was 14-8. Bengaluru Bulls were leading by 6 points. U Mumba did not commit further mistakes and played carefully till the end of first half time. So till first half time the score was 14-8.
U Mumba were under pressure. They had to take the points. But it was captain Anup Kumar who led from the front. He showed that why he is considered as one of the best raiders and one of the best captains of Pro Kabaddi. He brought two points in his very first raid in the second half. He tried to reduce the pressure and lead. But it looked like Bengaluru Bulls were dominating the game as they played hard and maintained the lead over U Mumba. Till 29th minute of the match the score was 18-12. Bengaluru Bulls were leading by 6 points.
Anup Kumar was not only scoring points through raids but also through tackles. He looked proactive yesterday which was missing in last few matches. At 32nd minute of the match U Mumba inflicted all out and took lead.
The one point lead over Bengaluru Bulls proved enough to win the match and most importantly U Mumba maintained this lead till the end.