Pro Kabaddi League: Jai Bhagwan leads U Mumba to comprehensive win against Bengaluru Bulls
Hyderabad, December 11, 2022
U Mumba ended their vivo Pro Kabaddi League Season 9 campaign with a 36-30 victory over Bengaluru Bulls at the Gachibowli Indoor Stadium in Hyderabad on Saturday.
Jai Bhagwan emerged as the best player for U Mumba with 11 points in the game.
Aman tackled Pranay Rane as the Bengaluru Bulls took the lead at 4-3 in the 4th minute. However, Shivam picked up a raid point soon after and helped U Mumba level the scores at 5-5.
Thereafter, the two sides played out a neck-and-neck contest and were locked at 7-7 in the 12th minute. But Aman effected a tackle and Sachin Narwal carried out a raid as the Bulls inched ahead at 11-9.
However, Jai Bhagwan pulled off a super raid in the 19th minute as the U Mumba side levelled the scores at 12-12 at the stroke of half-time.
The U Mumba side inflicted an all out in the opening minutes of the second half and took the lead at 19-15. However, Vikash Kandola pulled off a super raid in the 28th minute and helped the Bulls to stay in the game at 22-26.
But Shivansh Thakur effected a couple of tackles as the Mumbai side kept forging ahead. U Mumba tackled Kandola in the 35th minute and kept their noses in front at 31-25. Sachin Narwal caught out Viraj Landge, but the Mumbai team continued to hold the lead at 34-28 in the 39th minute.
Rahul Sethpal effected a couple of tackles in the dying minutes of the match as U Mumba closed out a comprehensive victory in the end.