U Mumba defeated Bengal Warriors 37-27 in the 111th match of Pro Kabaddi Season 8. The best raider of the match for U Mumba was V. Ajith Kumar. He was ably supported by Fazel Atrachali. Maninder Singh's efforts went in vain tonight.
U Mumba were dominant in the raiding department at the scoring 19 to Bengal Warriors's 17. When it came to tackling U Mumba scored 16 points to Bengal Warriors's 6 points. They cleaned up the opposition into 1 All-Outs. And that made all the difference.
U Mumba captain Fazel Atrachali scored 9 where as Bengal Warriors captain Maninder Singh picked 6. The mainstay of the U Mumba was Rinku Hari staying on the mat for 100% of the raids.
Key Moments in the Match
|Raid 1||UM 1 - 0 BW||Maninder Singh (BW)||Maninder Singh is taken out by U Mumba defense after he tags two players in the centre.|
|Raid 10||UM 4 - 2 BW||Abhishek Singh (UM)||That takes some guts. Solo Tackle by Ran Singh to take out raider Abhishek Singh.|
|Raid 15||UM 5 - 3 BW||Maninder Singh (BW)||There's not much Maninder Singh can do as the U Mumba defense completely closes in on him.|
|Raid 19||UM 6 - 7 BW||Manoj Gowda (BW)||Super Raid! Manoj Gowda picks up 3 points on a raid.|
|Raid 21||UM 9 - 7 BW||Maninder Singh (BW)||SUPER TACKLE! Rinku Hari, Shivam makes a fantastic tackle on Maninder Singh|
|Raid 23||UM 9 - 9 BW||Mohammad Esmaeil Nabibakhsh (BW)||Md. E Nabibakhsh locks horns with Shivam, but manages to get across the line.|
|Raid 24||UM 11 - 9 BW||V. Ajith Kumar (UM)||A bonus point won by V. Ajith Kumar taking out Ran Singh.|
|Raid 29||UM 13 - 10 BW||Mohammad Esmaeil Nabibakhsh (BW)||This just isn't working for Fazel Atrachali. He tries to be clever but it backfires as Md. E Nabibakhsh gets an easy touch off him and gets the point.|
|Raid 31||UM 14 - 14 BW||Maninder Singh (BW)||Maninder Singh gets another raid point as he takes out Pankaj, Rinku Hari.|
|Raid 35||UM 15 - 17 BW||Maninder Singh (BW)||Maninder Singh gets the better of Rahul Sethpal, Harendra Kumar.|
|Raid 42||UM 20 - 17 BW||Abhishek Singh (UM)||Abhishek Singh locks horns with Abozar Mighani, but manages to get across the line.|
|Raid 44||UM 24 - 17 BW||Abhishek Singh (UM)||Abhishek Singh gets his man! He's been targeting Ran Singh for a while now and finally gets him out with a smart Hand Touch.|
|Raid 52||UM 28 - 19 BW||Abhishek Singh (UM)||Abozar Mighani has to leave as Abhishek Singh gets a touch on him.|
|Raid 66||UM 32 - 24 BW||Abhishek Singh (UM)||Abhishek Singh thrown out of lobby by Bengal Warriors defense, Ran Singh manages to stay inside the line and saves a point.|
|Raid 72||UM 36 - 24 BW||V. Ajith Kumar (UM)||V. Ajith Kumar gets the better of Abozar Mighani.|
|Raid 74||UM 36 - 26 BW||Abhishek Singh (UM)||Abhishek Singh tackled by defense.|