U Mumba and Gujarat Giants were head-to-head in the first 30 minutes of the game. But an inspiring performance from the Mumbai defense helped the team come away with a huge lead.
In the end, the raiders made sure that U Mumba walked off the mat as the winners. Raiders Guman Singh and Heidarali Ekrami contributed with a total of 22 points in the match.
Rakesh and Guman took raid points for each of their teams as both sides continued to trade points in the first 10 minutes of the match.
However, Rakesh reduced the Mumbai side to two players on the mat in the 10th minute. But U Mumba managed to stay in the game after taking on Rakesh in his next raid and taking the lead 10-8.
Mohit performed a SUPER TACKLE in the 15th minute as U Mumba extended their lead. However, Gujarat’s raider Parteek Dhaiya stepped up his game and helped his team bring the scores to 14-14. Both teams went into halftime with a score of 16-16.
Sandeep Kandola tackled Heidarali Ekrami, but shortly after, U tackled Mumba captain Surinder Singh Parteek Dhaiya. Both teams continued to match each other in every move.
However, Rakesh did a fantastic raid in the 28th minute and helped his team take the lead at 24-22. But moments later, U tackled Mumba Rakesh and re-took the lead 27-25.
U Mumba defense unit led by Surinder and Mohit continued to tackle raiders and help their team take a huge lead at 30-25.
The Mumbai side extended their lead even further after an ALL OUT in the 35th minute. U Mumba kept on going and eventually capped off a comprehensive 37-29 win.