Telugu Titans ruin Delhi’s Party
Telugu Titans beat Dabang Delhi in the 27th match of the Pro Kabaddi League Season 4 by a 28-22 margin on an eventful day which saw tempers run high and some top notch tackles and raids at Patna.
In a slow start, it took upto 2 minutes for either team to notch up the first point of the match when Rahul Chaudhary was not tackled properly by the Dabang Delhi team. However, in the resulting raid, Telugu Titans returned the favor by catching hold of Vikash Kandola. Titans took a 2-point lead in the 7th minute through Nilesh Salunke’s successful raid and a bold, yet successful, tackle by Sandeep Dhull on Meraj Sheykh
The first half was an incredible seesaw encounter, as both teams were all out once. It was the Telugu Titans who struck first as they defended well and opened up lead, before skittling out the Eagles in the 17th minute to open up a 12-6 lead. At Half time the scores were 14-7 in favor of Telugu Titans.
Delhi fought back as soon as they returned to the mat with Kashiling Adake showing their class. They reduced the deficit to 17-16 and looked all set to take the lead, only to be denied by some stoic raiding by the Telugu Titans’ Rahul Choudhary.
The match ended with Delhi salvaging a point by reducing the difference to 5 points as the match ended 28-23
Messy Fractals’s ringside view takes a closer look at the strategies used by players in the match.
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|
Dabang Delhi Raid Analysis
Players Who Spent Time On And Away From The Field
|Time (min)||Dabang Delhi||Telugu Titans|
|Best Field Time||Sachin Shingade||S Mahalingam|
|Worst Field Time||Anil Kumar||Rahul Chaudhari|
Most Valuable Players Of The Match
|Raider of the Match||Nilesh Salunke||Telugu Titans|
|Inspiring Defender of the Match||Sandeep Dhull||Telugu Titans|
|Marathon Man on the Mat||Anil Kumar||Dabang Delhi|
|Moment of the Match||Nilesh Salunke||Telugu Titans|
*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.