Chennai: Anup Kumar is the U-Mumba’s captain in last season Pro Kabaddi League. Three times he added the U Mumba team to the Playoffs and also gave the title once! But he was in the race again. Jaipur was ready to defeat his old team on behalf of Pink Panthers. On the other hand, the Pink Panthers dropped in the ring to win the predecessors with new players.
Prokabaddi between former champions in the Zone-A on Wednesday made it clear that the match was expected. But it was the first victory for U Mumba in the tournament. In the match, they defeated the Jaipur Pink Panthers with 39-32. Siddharth Desai was Key Man in team victory with 13 points at the end of the match. In fact, the last five minutes were thought to be Panthers game.
But The U Mumba team dominated the match in Last 5 minutes, dominated the 30-27 lead. In the first half, the Jaipur Pink Panthers team got the upper hand with U Mumba team with a clear 11-5 lead. If the Mumba team is focusing on attacking, the Panthers shattered the opponent with brilliant defense.
The match lasted for 30 minutes. But the Rohit Bhaliyan (7) brilliance in Raiding joined pair with Desai’s aggressor, the Panthers gradually lost the match. At the end of the match Panthers team faced all out, U Mumba got a crucial victory over the key points in the league points table.