U Mumba ended their vivo Pro Kabaddi Season 9 campaign with a 36-30 victory over Bengaluru Bulls at the Gachibowli Indoor Stadium in Hyderabad on Saturday. Jai Bhagwan emerged as the best player for U Mumba with 11 points in the game.
Aman tackled Pranay Rane as Bengaluru Bulls took the lead to 4-3 in the 4th minute. However, Shivam picked up a raid point soon after and helped U Mumba level the scores at 5-5. Thereafter, the two sides played out a neck and neck contest and were locked at 7-7 in the 12th minute.
But Aman produced a tackle and Sachin Narwal carried out a raid as the Bulls inched ahead at 11-9. However, Jai Bhagwan pulled off a Super Raid in the 19th minute as the U Mumba side levelled the scores at 12-12 at the stroke of half-time.
The U Mumba side inflicted an All-Out in the opening minutes of the second half and took the lead at 19-15. However, Vikash Kandola pulled off a Super Raid in the 28th minute and helped the Bulls to stay in the game at 22-26. But Shivansh Thakur earned a couple of tackle points as the Mumbai side kept forging ahead.
The U Mumba team tackled Kandola in the 35th minute and kept their nose in front at 31-25. Sachin Narwal caught out Viraj Landge, but the Mumbai team continued to hold the lead at 34-28 in the 39th minute. Rahul Sethpal inflicted a couple of tackles in the dying minutes of the match as U Mumba closed out a comprehensive victory in the end.
Best Raider - Sachin Narwal (7 Raid Points)
Best Defender - Aman (5 Tackle Points)
Best Raider - Jai Bhagwan (11 Raid Points)
Best Defender - Shivansh Thakur (7 Tackle Points)
Where to watch vivo Pro Kabaddi Season 9 LIVE?
Catch all the LIVE action from vivo Pro Kabaddi Season 9 on the Star Sports Network and LIVE streaming on Disney+Hotstar.