Jaipur Pink Panthers defeated Telugu titans in Pro Kabbadi for first win


Jaipur: The Kabbadi match between Jaipur Pink Panthers and Telugu Titans held in Jaipur on Wednesday. Pink Panthers defeated Telugu Titans by 28-24 score for their first win in Pro Kabaddi Season 4.

At the opening of the match, both the teams gone astray. But after sometime, Jaipur Pink Panthers showcased their solid performance to come out on top.

Jaipur team secured third position in the table with six points after two games while the Telugu Titans remained at the bottom of the table.

During the match, a sense of prudence was there from both sides and after first five minutes, the teams were tied at the score of 3-3.

In the 11th minute of the first half of the match, ‘do or die’ situation came for both the teams but they couldn’t make it count.

Vinoth Kumar of Telugu Titans scored four raid points whereas Jasvir Singh of Panthers had five empty raids. In the final minute of the first half  the score reached to12-12.

In the beginning of the match, Jasvir scored two points with his sixth raid in the third minute of the second half.

Last 13 minutes of the match became very crucial for both the teams. Rajesh Narwal first scored two points and then helped Panthers inflict first all out in the 12th minute of the second half as they led 24-17.

Jasvir Singh of Pink Panthers scored with a scorpion kick in the dying seconds to give Panthers a welcome victory.