Mumbai: U Mumba Panthers thrashes Haryana Steelers on Wednesday with a 38-32 win over in the fifth edition of Vivo Pro Kabaddi League 2017 in Mumbai. Captain Anup Kumar and raider Shrikant Jadhav combined to score 14 points and helped the team to win.
Haryana Steelers performed well in the first half but failed to score more. Haryana’s Vikas Kandola scored 9 points whereas Anup scored 8 points. From 10 games U Mumba now have 24 points and are fourth in Zone A while Haryana Steelers are fourth with 23 points from 7 games. Both the squads commenced the match on equal footing, raid and points as it was 2-2 following 2 minutes.
Shrikant made a winning raid in the fifth minute and helped the team get the lead 5-2. Anup raid and led U Mumba to 7-2 in the 6th minute before Vikas scored two points for Haryana to trail 4-7. Kashiling Adake immediately restored U Mumba’s favorable position with a two-point attack in the 9 minute. U Mumba exacted the main hard and fast of the match in the 11 minute to lead 15-10 prior to Shrikant’s three point raide helped it further to 18-10.
Haryana scored three indicates in five minutes diminish the deficiency to 13-18 in the 15 minute before going into the break at 15-20. The home group started the second half emphatically and drove 23-16 following 22 minutes.
Be that as it may, Haryana lessened the hole to 22-25 by delivering a full scale in the 24th minute. Haryana additionally diminished the hole to only a solitary point by sending Kashiling to the seat in 25th moment.
Deepak Kumar Dahiya influenced a fruitful strike in the 29 moment to help the guests to level the scores at 29-29. From there on, U Mumba took control of the diversion in the following minutes as they scored handle focuses to lead 34-30 following 34 minutes. Shrikant scored with an assault point in the 36 minute to enable Mumbai to stretch led 35-30.