Pro Kabaddi League 2017 Highlights, U Mumba vs Haryana Steelers: U Mumba win by a whisker 29-28

U Mumba has lost their last encounter to Puneri Paltans and would be looking desperately to turn the tables and get started in season 5

Hello and welcome to the live score updates on This is day 3 of the long league and I am Ankit Banerjee. I will take you through the live scores of the two matches of the double header Sunday. Debutantes Haryana Steelers led by the experienced Surender Nada take on the mighty U Mumba, who have won the league earlier, but they too are a new-look outfit. U Mumba has lost their last encounter to Puneri Paltans and would be looking desperately to turn the tables and get started in season 5. U Mumba emerged victorious by one point and Kashiling won the best raider award.

The match will see some super all rounders take the mat and it will be a great start to the mega Sunday. The match will be played at the Gachibawli stadium and this is the Hyderabad leg.


20:57 IST: Kashi come for do or die, he is out. 29-26. Anup has killed time. U Mumba have won by a whisker 29-28. 

20:50 IST: Anup is here, he is the bonus ka badshah, he goes back empty-handed. He is playing it smart. Deepak with his first raid, he is out brought down by Joginder. 27-24. Nitin gets one on do or die, 28-24, the game is slipping away with 3 minutes to go. It’s 28-25 U Mumba have never lost two matches at the start of the tournament and Anup will not like that to change. Anup enters the fray, he is killing time. Will Deepak take Panga? Deepak is stamped, Kuldeep does it. 29-25. 

20:45 IST: Wazir gets one from the right corner, 25-23. Kashi is brought down, 25-24, on point game now with 6 minutes to go. Khandole comes in to raid, they pounce it starts with Joginder, he is out. 26-24. 

20:40 IST: Surjeet gets the bonus, 20-18. Steelers allout, U Mumba take lead. 22-20. 10 minutes to go. Mumba gets one. 23-20. Nada gets one, 23-21. Nada gets one. 24-22. Khandola has been brought down by Joginder Nada. 25-22. 

20:35 IST: Anup is on the bench. Khandola uses the lobbies, gets one, oh no. They are reviewing it. Raider is out. 19-15. Both teams do not have a review left. Kashi starts, try the kick, three points for Kashi, he brings it alive, 19-18. 

20:29 IST: Wazir starts with an empty raid.Wazir picks up one more point. 17-12. Anup is raiding, a bonus is on, he does not get that. Do or die for Kuldeep, he is out, Raka gets the block in. 18-12. Khandola gets a touch, Anup is out. 19-12. Super tackle opportunity for U Mumba, Wazir is raiding, he has been dashed to the trash. 19-14. 


20:20 IST: Sabeer is tackled, Steelers lead, 9-8. Surjeet the raider does it. Khandola gets a touch, 10-8. Anup gets one back with agility. 10-9. Wazir reduces Mumba again to two men, 11-9. Anup is raiding, gets a bonus, 11-10. U Mumba allout, Steelers take slender lead 16-11. 

20:15 IST: Steelers get one, advanced tackle but Surjeet was up for it, picks a point. 7-6, difference down to one. Wazir comes in with five men on the mat for Mumba. Sabeer picks on to do or die, Chillar was faked. 8-6. Surjeet looking for a bonus, blows are being traded fast. Kashi is brought down by Nada, great timing shown. 8-7. U Mumba down to four men, they have to force do or die. 8-8 Wazir gets nothing.

20:10 IST: Do or die for Wazir, he is brought down. Kashi will be reinstated. 6-4. Sabeer is targeting Rakesh, not lucky. Anup raids again, he plays safe no points. Mumba playing with a sea formation in defence. Kashi in a do or die, he gets a kick, 7-4, Mumba leads. Khandola gets one back, keeps the difference to two points, 7-5. 

20:05 IST: Vikash raiding, he is touted highly, he gets a point, left covers advanced does fails. 3-2. Kashiling is in, he has the jump, he gets a bonus and a touch. U Mumba takes lead. 4-3. Chillar gets a touch point, 5-3. Wazir comes in, no points. Anup Kumar comes in, he has one raid point. He goes back empty-handed. Parmod comes in first time, no points. Do or die for Kashiling, he is brought down. 5-4. 

20:00 IST: Anup starts from the familiar right side and he draws first blood. 1-0. Wazir gets one back. 1-1. Official timeout.Sabeer was the raider and Nada was forced into the lobbies. Review unsuccessful. No reviews for Mumba left. Steelers get a bonus and get lead. 2-1. Kashiling has got a touch. 2-2. Sabeer goes back empty-handed.

19:57 IST: Haryana is the bastion of Kabaddi and to see them have their own franchise, thanks to the JSW Group is heart-warming. Nada wins toss, chooses court.

19:55 IST: Are you ready to see the debutantes play a team that knows how to win under captain cool Anup Kumar. Anup has a new haircut, this looks stylish.

19:29 IST: Live action starts in 30 minutes from now, today is the last day of the Hyderabad leg.

Team Haryana Steelers

Surender Nada,, Mayur Shivtarkar, Vikash, Neeraj Kumar, Khomsan Thongkham, Mohit Chhillar, Sonu Narwal, CPO Surjeet Singh, David Mosambayi, Deepak Kumar, Mahender Singh Dhaka, Prashant Kumar Rai, Deepak Kumar Dahiya, Wazir Singh, Parmod Narwal, Jeeva Gopal, Rakesh Singh Kumar, Vikash Khandola, Ashish Chhokar, Kuldeep Singh, Babu M, Raju Lal Choudhary

U Mumba

Anup Kumar, E Subash, Surender Singh, Shiv Om, Hadi Oshtorak, Yongjoo Ok, Dongju Hong, Kuldeep Singh, Joginder Singh Narwal, Kashiling Adake, Nitin Madane, Shabeer Bappu, D. Suresh Kumar, Darsan, Shrikant Jadhav, Deepak Yadav, N. Renjith, Mohan Raman G