Ring side view: Jaipur Pink Panthers beat Telugu Titans In Jaipur : 28-24
Jaipur Pink Panthers pulled off a win in their very first outing at home in the Season 4 of Prokabaddi when they staved off a big threat from Telugu Titans.
It was Telugu Titans who drew first blood with a defensive point by getting Jasvir Singh out in the first few raids of the match.
Jaipur increased the lead to 3 following a successful raid in the early minutes at the Sawai Mansingh Stadium, Jaipur. Despite the best efforts of the team in yellow, the Jaipur Pink Panthers did not let their lead slip for the initial 8 minutes of the half.
The half continued with both the teams exchanging blows as the half concluded with Jaipur Pink Panthers and Telugu Titans at level pegging with scores 12-12.
In the second half the side from down South managed to surge ahead but the margin was never less than three points.
Telugu Titans had the perfect opportunity to level the score in the second half with Jaipur Pink Panthers down to just 4 men after the restart. However, Rajesh Narwal returned successfully from his raid while Vinoth Kumar was stopped in his tracks as the Jaipur Pink Panthers stopped the rot and leveled the number of people on the mat. By the 25th minute, Jaipur Pink Panthers had increased their lead to 6 points.
Jaipur Pink Panthers after an attacking first half switched their strategy to concentrate on defense after resumption. With their rivals too needing to attack laying traps for them was easy. Amit Hooda was at his best stopping Sukesh and Nilesh Salunkhe to put his side further up at 27-21 by the 39th minute.
It was the Panthers who had the last laugh as they finished the match with scores 28-24 and the Titans taking away a point for their valiant efforts.
Quarter Time View
We have divided 40 minutes of play time into 4 to look at which quarter belonged to whom.
|Time (min)||0-10||10-20||20-30||30-40||Final Score|
|Jaipur Pink Panthers||7||12||18||28||28|
Players Who Spent Time On And Away From The Field
|Time (min)||Jaipur Pink Panthers||Telugu Titans|
|Best Field Time||Ran Singh||Nilesh Salunke|
|Worst Field Time||Jawahar||K. Prapanjan|
Most Valuable Players Of The Match
|Raider of the Match||RAJESH NARWAL||Jaipur Pink Panthers|
|Inspiring Defender of the Match||RAN SINGH||Jaipur Pink Panthers|
|Marathon Man on the Mat||RAN SINGH||Jaipur Pink Panthers|
|Moment of the Match||RAJESH NARWAL||Jaipur Pink Panthers|
*Raider of the Match=Player who scored the maximum raid points,
Inspiring Defender of the Match= Player who scored the maximum tackle points,
Marathon Man on the Mat= Player who has spent the maximum time on the mat.
Jaipur Pink Panthers Raid Analysis
Telugu Titans Raid Analysis