Gujarat Giants put up a scintillating efficiency to defeat Telugu Titans 38-32 within the opening match of the Pro Kabaddi League Season 10 on the EKA Arena right here on Saturday.
In the second match of the day, a compact and in-form U Mumba turned on the fashion as they swatted away the problem of the standard powerhouse U.P. Yoddhas.
Fine performances Amirmohammad Zafardanesh (11 factors), Rinku and Guman Singh ensured that U Mumba would stroll away with a 34-31 win.
Earlier, Giants’ Raider Sonu scored 11 contact factors and his compatriot Rakesh chipped in with 5 contact factors within the match.
Meanwhile, Telugu Titans’ captain Pawan Sehrawat returned to the Pro Kabaddi League with a bang by a Super 10.
Rajnish effected a raid because the Titans took the lead at 4-3 within the opening minutes of the match.
The Titans’ defence continued to hold out tackles and helped the workforce keep within the lead at 11-7 within the 14th minute.
The Titans managed to clinch the lead at 16-13 by the tip of the primary half.
Giants’ Sonu pulled off an excellent raid within the opening minute of the second half as the house workforce reclaimed the lead at 18-16.
The house facet continued to showcase good kind as they effected an all out within the twenty third minute to take an enormous lead at 22-18.
Sonu continued to select up raid factors for the Giants and helped his workforce keep within the lead at 26-19 within the twenty seventh minute.
The Giants decreased the Titans to only one participant on the mat within the thirty third minute, nonetheless, the away workforce’s Robin Chaudhary effected a raid to assist his workforce keep within the contest.
Moments later, Sehrawat effected a raid and helped his workforce inch nearer to Giants’ rating at 30-28.
However, Gujarat’s Sourav Gulia tackled Robin Chaudhary to assist his workforce inflict one other all out within the thirty eighth minute.
The house facet held on to their lead within the final couple of minutes and ultimately walked off the mat because the winners of the match.