UP Yoddha defeat Telugu Titans 27-20
In an all round performance by the UP Yoddha team ensured their victory over the home team Telugu Titans,
The match started well for UP Yoddha, as they clinched the first points of the match. UP Yoddha made an excellent start to lead 3-0 within 3 minutes. It was a close contest in the first five minutes as Telugu Titans trailed 2-3.
in the 4th minute, Telugu scored the first point. But they bounced back and equaled the score at 4-4.
Telugu Titans led for the first time as they took 5-4 lead after eight minutes. Both teams traded raid and tackle points in the next few minutes with the score at 8-8 after 15 minutes.
UP Yoddha were the better in the second-half as Nitesh Kumar kept Rahul quiet and got a high five himself. Titans forced a super tackle in the 28th minute to trail 15-16. With less than five minutes to go, UP Yoddha held a six-point lead. The match looked like slipping from Titans' grasp when Prashanth Kumar Rai made a two-point raid in the 39th minute as UP Yoddha led 27-19 and finally clinched an easy 27-20 victory.
Rahul Chaudhari was the best raider for the Titans with 6 raid points in 16 raid attempts and Abozar was the best defender with 6 tackle points.
For the Yoddhas, Prashanth Kumar Rai was the best raider with 8 raid points while Nitesh was the best defender with 5 tackle points