In a game where both teams were looking for their first win of K7 Kabaddi StageUp 2021, Chhaju Ram Kabaddi Academy (CRKA) overcome Khokhar Kabaddi Academy and beat them by 30-44. The previous game between both teams ended in a tie. But this time one of the team won a game finally.
With the start of the match, both teams looked in no hurry. Khokhar started the match by getting a point but then CRKA picked the momentum and scored points continuously to increase the lead by 10 points. CRKA’s right corner Manuj looked in great form in the 1st half itself as he scored 4 tackle points. With the defense looking solid, the raiders played patiently where Sushil scored 6 points including 2 bonuses. Khokhar Academy’s Ankit Baljeet was the lone raider in the team who brought the team comeback in the last few minutes of the half by a 4-point super raid resulting in an all-out of CRKA. The first half ended with a score of 20-26 with CRKA in the lead by 6 points.
The second half started with a different strategy by both teams as they played on do-or-die raids. With the defense of CRKA looking solid, the Raiders of Khokhar Academy struggled to score points. Ankit scored 3 points in 3 successive raids, resulting in only 2 men on the mat for CRKA. But then the duo of Manuj and Darpan affected a super tackle that saved the team from an all-out and increased the lead by 10. For Khokhar Academy, Ankit Baljeet scored 9 raid points as other players couldn’t match his performance resulting in the match not going in their favor. For CRKA, Sushil Kumar scored 15 raid points and defenders Manuj, Darpan scored high 5’s.
With both teams standing at bottom of the table, this match was like a do or die for them where Chhaju Ram Kabaddi Academy gets their first win whereas Khokhar Academy’s struggle continues.