U Mumba just manage to pull off a tie: 25-25
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It was the game of PKL-4, between U Mumba and Telugu Titans; as both the teams were playing to continue their winning streaks. Before this match, U Mumba was unbeaten on home league and Telugu Titans were continuing on their winning marathon everywhere. Ultimately U Mumba managed to save their home league undefeated run by holding Titans with a tie. The first half was in favor of home team as U Mumba kept their cool and earned 10 points to make it a seven points leads over the Telugu Titans but the second half belonged to Rahul Chaudhari and Telugu Titans.
Today both the matches, between Jaipur Pink Panther VS Dabang Delhi & U Mumba VS Telugu Titans, got settled in final few minutes as none of the teams or players were willing to let go off the match. Both the matches saw all types of tackles and defense points as the day ended on a high note. The PKL-4 is worth watching as the battle for semi-finals is on.
The first half of match no. 45 between U Mumba and Telegu Titans ended in favor of U Mumba; and their unbeaten run at home. Unaware what was to unfold in the second half, U Mumba started off with an uncautiously. But Titans were not sleeping, and were agile in the second half, with 10 minutes into the second half Titans were leading the scoreboard with 20-17. Later in the match, the two points earned in a raid by Rakesh Kumar which made U Mumba energize and manage a tie. U Mumba weren’t happy with tie as they knew they could have easily won the match. The adaptability of Rahul Chaudhari helped Titans manage the lead till last few minutes but at the end Rahul had to be content with the Best Raider of the match award. One can’t forget the performance of their right corner Sandeep Narwal who provided the double trouble for U Mumba by getting maximum points in defense, he was awarded with best Defender of the match.
In the league table U Mumba is still behind Telegu Titans with 4th position and 35 points. Tomorrow is the match between U Mumba and Bengal Warriors. If, for the first time, Bengal Warriors defeats U Mumba than it will be the biggest upset of all time, so stay tuned for the match tomorrow.