Telugu Titans lost to Gujarat Giants 32-34 in the 105th match of Pro Kabaddi Season 8. The best raider of the match for Gujarat Giants was Rakesh Sangroya. He was ably supported by Girish Maruti Ernak. Rajnish's efforts went in vain tonight.
Gujarat Giants were dominant in the raiding department at the scoring 21 to Telugu Titans's 19. When it came to tackling Gujarat Giants scored 6 points to Telugu Titans's 10 points. They cleaned up the opposition into 1 All-Outs. And that made all the difference.
The mainstay of the Gujarat Giants was Sunil Kumar staying on the mat for 96% of the raids.
Best Raider : Rajnish (10 points), TT
Best Defender : Girish Maruti Ernak (5 points), GJ
Key Moments in the Match
|Raid 1||TT 0 - 1 GJ||Mahendra Ganesh Rajput (GJ)||This just isn't working for Surinder Singh. He tries to be clever but it backfires as Mahendra gets an easy touch off him and gets the point.|
|Raid 10||TT 5 - 4 GJ||Rajnish (TT)||Rajnish raids successfully and gets Ankit, Mahendra out.|
|Raid 16||TT 6 - 7 GJ||Adarsh T (TT)||Adarsh T tackled by defense.|
|Raid 17||TT 6 - 8 GJ||Rakesh Sangroya (GJ)||Sandeep Kandola errs and has to go back to the bench and it's another point for Rakesh Sangroya.|
|Raid 22||TT 7 - 9 GJ||Rajnish (TT)||Low risk move on getting a quick bonus by Rajnish.|
|Raid 25||TT 7 - 11 GJ||Mahendra Ganesh Rajput (GJ)||Mahendra locks horns with Ankit Beniwal, but manages to get across the line.|
|Raid 26||TT 10 - 11 GJ||G Raju (TT)||Super Raid! G Raju raids successfully, gets P Bhainswal, Mahendra out in addition to a bonus point.|
|Raid 35||TT 13 - 14 GJ||Rakesh Narwal (GJ)||Rakesh Narwal goes out after Telugu Titans executes a super tackle to perfection!|
|Raid 38||TT 14 - 14 GJ||Rajnish (TT)||Rajnish comes back with a bonus point.|
|Raid 43||TT 16 - 16 GJ||Rakesh Sangroya (GJ)||Rakesh Sangroya locks horns with Prince , but manages to get across the line.|
|Raid 44||TT 17 - 16 GJ||Rajnish (TT)||Rajnish raids successfully to pinch a bonus point.|
|Raid 45||TT 17 - 17 GJ||Pradeep Kumar (GJ)||Pradeep Kumar muscles his way past C. Arun and picks up the point of the game.|
|Raid 46||TT 18 - 20 GJ||Muhammed Shihas (TT)||Perfect team play, defense ushers raider Muhammed Shihas out of the mat.|
|Raid 47||TT 18 - 22 GJ||Rakesh Sangroya (GJ)||Sandeep Kandola, Surinder Singh has to leave as Rakesh Sangroya gets a touch on him.|
|Raid 58||TT 23 - 26 GJ||Adarsh T (TT)||This just isn't working for P Bhainswal. He tries to be clever but it backfires as Adarsh T gets an easy touch off him and gets the point.|
|Raid 68||TT 31 - 28 GJ||Adarsh T (TT)||Hadi, Sunil Kumar has to leave as Adarsh T gets a touch on him.|
|Raid 74||TT 32 - 31 GJ||Ankit Beniwal (TT)||That takes some guts. Solo Tackle by Girish Ernak to take out raider Ankit Beniwal.|
|Raid 80||TT 32 - 34 GJ||G Raju (TT)||That takes some guts. Solo Tackle by Girish Ernak to take out raider G Raju.|