PKL 8: Bengaluru Bulls, Telugu Titans break up factors in thrilling Southern Derby – Bengaluru News
Bengaluru Bulls had a poor day on the mat with Pawan Sehrawat spending greater than 20 minutes within the dugout however the captain initiated crucial deal with of the match within the ultimate second. Titans, regardless of the morale-depleting tie, will take positives within the efficiency of their younger raider Ankit Beniwal, who completed with a Super 10.
With no Siddharth Desai out there for choice, Telugu Titans went into the Southern Derby as underdogs towards a Bulls staff in wealthy type. But Kabaddi is a sport of surprises and the tempo was set early with Pawan Sehrawat tackled efficiently by Sandeep Kandola. The high-flyer raider had no factors within the first eight minutes of the match and spent greater than 15 of the half within the dugout because the Titans matched the Bulls blow for blow.
Titans’ captain Rohit Kumar had one more ineffective half as a raider with no factors however his calmness on the mat impressed kids Ankit Beniwal and Rakesh Gowda to shine. Both raiders picked up 4 factors within the half, however the Bulls stayed within the match by means of Chandran Ranjit and Bharat.
Titans captain will solely have himself accountable when he failed in a raid when Bulls had simply two males on the mat. The first half ended with Bengaluru in a two-point lead (14-12) however the sport was well-balanced.
Telugu Titans have been fast to inflict an ALL OUT within the second half. Ankit Beniwal picked up a 2-point raid and Sandeep Kandola adopted it up with a deal with on Pawan Sehrawat within the third minute to get an all-out.
The Bulls, regardless of missing the same old sharpness, saved matching the Titans and the scores have been tied 22-22 with 10 minutes remaining within the half. Ankit Beniwal picked up his Super 10 however Rohit Kumar failed to provide him the help wanted with Rakesh Gowda getting injured. But left-corner defender Adarsh confirmed he’s greater than a succesful deputy in a time of disaster by fetching a 3-point Super Raid in a do-or-die scenario with 5 minutes on the clock.
Titans acquired one other all=out when Sandeep Kandola tackled Chandran Ranjit with lower than two minutes to go. But Bulls refused to surrender and Pawan Sehrawat tackled Rohit Kumar within the final raid of the match to clinch a tie. Rohit’s baffling resolution to decide on himself when all Titans wanted was a secure, authorized raid as a substitute of in-form Adarsh price the staff a precious win towards Season 6 champions.