Pro Kabaddi League – Season 6 – MATCH-91-DABANG DELHI VS U MUMBA
Match 91 of Pro Kabaddi League season 6, held on Dec 1, saw the Dabang Delhi play against U Mumba.
Siddharth’s superb raiding in the second half-helped U Mumba to overcome Delhi by 41-34 at Thyagaraj Sports Complex in Delhi. Siddharth top scored in the game with 19 raid points on the other hand Naveen top scored for the hosts with 12 raid points.
Delhi entered the break with a 9-point lead
Delhi started the proceedings of the game as they accounted for the first three points of the game and U Mumba picked up their first point through Desai’s bonus touch. U Mumba reduced the deficit to just one point with Vinod’s successful two-point raid. Naveen’s two successful raid and Ranjit’s touch point helped Delhi to inflict an all-out on U Mumba with Vinod’s unsuccessful raid and took a 10-5 lead. In the 10th minute U Mumba took their first tackle point of the night through Rana’s block on Ranjit and reduced the deficit to two points. In the next minute U Mumba leveled the scores at 11 points each after Baliyan’s successful raid. Delhi then outscored their opponents by 10-2 which included an all-out in the process and helped them to take a 21-13 lead over Delhi. The half ended with Vishal Mane’s block on Rohit and Delhi entered the break with a 9-point lead.
Desai’s brilliance gave U Mumba a win
As the second half started, Siddharth picked up a brilliant super raid in the do-or-die raid and reduced the deficit to six points. However, Delhi increased their lead to seven points with Joginder’s super tackle on Siddharth. Desai’s second super raid of the game in the 28th minute helped U Mumba to inflict an all-out on Delhi and reduced the deficit to just one point who also completed his super 10 in the process. From then on both the sides started to exchange points between them. In the 32nd minute Naveen completed his super 10 with a touch point on Surender Singh. U Mumba took the lead for the first time in the game with Abolfazl’ s ankle hold on Ranjit followed up by Siddharth’s successful raid reduced Delhi to a single player on the mat. In the 37th minute U Mumba inflicted another all-out on Delhi with Surender’s ankle hold on Naveen and took a 36-31 lead. Siddharth produced a killer blow in the 39th minute with a four-point raid and increased their lead to six points. U Mumba scored the final point of the game with Fazel’s tackle on Ranjit and won the game by 41-34 to move to the top spot in Zone A.
Here are the match scores
PKL on Social Media
Here are some of the popular social media posts on the clash between Dabang Delhi and U Mumba.
Dabang Delhi tweet after the game
— Dabang Delhi KC (@DabangDelhiKC) December 1, 2018
Tweet by Pro Kabbadi after the match
Delhi’s painted orange tonight! 🧡
— ProKabaddi (@ProKabaddi) December 1, 2018
U Mumba tweet after the game
— U Mumba (@U_Mumba) December 1, 2018