The action in Pro Kabaddi League 2022 resumed on the eighth day after a break on the seventh day. Shree Kanteerava Indoor Stadium hosted only one match on the eighth day of the season. Notably, Tamil Thalaivas and U Mumba locked horns in the 16th match of the ninth season of PKL.
The match ended up as an interesting and a bit close encounter on numerous occasions. Eventually, it was U Mumba who took all five points by defeating the Thalaivas. It was also the second win for the Mumbai-based franchise in there three matches they played so far in the tournament. Currently, the U-Mumba is in the fifth spot in the standings after this match.
So, talking a bit more about U Mumba’s clash with Tamil Thalaivas, here we’ll have a look at the complete action of the 16th encounter of the tournament.
Here’s a look at the finals scores of both teams:
Match 16: U Mumba vs Tamil Thalaivas
Scores at the final whistle
Tamil Thalaivas – 32
U Mumba – 39
Highest Individual Successful Raids
Thalaivas’ star raider Narender ended up as the most successful raider in the match with 14 successful raids having 15 points. He earned eight touchpoints and seven bonus points. He had also one unsuccessful raid alongside five empty raids in his account out of 20 attempts. Eventually, Narendra ended on a losing cause in the match as U Mumba ended up on a winning note.
Highest Individual Successful Tackles
Tamil Thalaivas’ skipper Sagar was the most successful defender of the match with four successful tackles in six attempts alongside two unsuccessful tackles. He earned a total of four points. However, the both most successful raider and defender were from the losing side in the match.
Result of the match – U Mumba won the match by a margin of seven points.
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