Pro Kabaddi League – Season 5 MATCH 69 PATNA PIRATES VS U MUMBA
Match 69 of Pro Kabaddi League season 5, held on Sep 9, saw the Patna Pirates play against U Mumba.
U Mumba dominates Patna in the first half
Patna won the toss and chose their side on mat. Anup Kumar and Pardeep started the proceedings of the game, but ended empty. Patna picked up the first point of the game, after they successfully tackled Adake out of the mat. Till the 8th minute, both teams were tied at 5-5. But U Mumba’s raiders were achieving quick points through their raiders, which eventually inflicted the first all-out of the game on Patna in the 10th minute to take 11-6 lead. They began to extend their lead from then on. However, Pardeep came up with 3 consecutive successful raids to make a comeback in game. But U Mumba inflicted another all-out on them to take 24-13 lead in the 18th minute. The half ended with Monu Goyat’s successful raid. U Mumba went into break with a whopping 24-14 lead.
Pardeep’s effort went in vain once again
In the second half, both the teams started to pick points with the help of their raiders raiding successfully. This saw 8 consecutive successful raids in the first 3 minutes of second half. Pardeep picked up his super 10 in 24th minute and tried to shift the match in his team’s favor, but a super tackle on him in the next raid halted their team progress in the game slightly. However Patna effected an all-out on U Mumba in the 31st minute to make it a 2 point game between them. U Mumba’s raiders were phenomenal as Jadhav, Adake and Darshan took up quick points and handed Patna another all-out in the game in 37th minute to take 46-36 lead. Pardeep came up with a super raid in the next moment to give Patna some hope, but Pardeep was tackled by Hadi in his next raid, which shattered Patna’s hopes. U Mumba finally defeated Patna by 51-41 in a high-scoring thriller. U Mumba became the first team to cross the 50-point mark in this season. Pardeep was the top scorer of the game with a massive 21 points in his kitty, while Shrikant and Adake picked up 13 and 15 points respectively in the game.
Here are the match scores
|TEAM||RAID POINTS||TACKLE POINTS||ALL OUT POINTS||EXTRA POINTS||BEST RAIDER||BEST DEFENDER|
|PATNA PIRATES||31||6||2||2||PARDEEP NARWAL||JAIDEEP|
|U MUMBA||34||10||6||1||KASHILING ADAKE||SURENDER SINGH|
|BEST RAIDER OF THE MATCH||PARDEEP NARWAL|
|ZYADA KA FAYDA PLAYER OF THE MATCH||SHRIKANT JADHAV|
|PLAYER OF THE MATCH||DARSHAN KADIAN|
|MOMENT OF THE MATCH||KASHILING ADAKE|
PKL on Social Media
Here are some of the popular social media posts on the clash between Patna Pirates and U Mumba.
Patna tweet after match
— Patna Pirates (@PatnaPirates) September 9, 2017
Tweet by Pro Kabaddi after match
— ProKabaddi (@ProKabaddi) September 9, 2017
U Mumba congratulate Shrikanth and Adake for their brilliant Raiding skills
— U Mumba (@U_Mumba) September 9, 2017