Kolkata: Rinku Narwal produced an impeccable tremendous sort out within the dying moments as Bengal Warriors defeated U Mumba 29-26 in a low-scoring thriller of the Professional Kabaddi 2019 on Wednesday.
Within the raiding division, Sukesh Hegde was the star of the present with eight factors as he was ably supported by captain Maninder Singh (seven) and Iranian recruit Mohammad Nabibakhsh (5) to assist Bengal clinch their second win of the house leg.
Bengal are actually unbeaten after the penultimate sport of their dwelling leg and have decreased the deficit to 6 factors in opposition to leaders Dabang Delhi KC (59) who’ve a match in hand.
Haryana Steelers (49) then again are on third spot after enjoying out a draw with Jaipur Pink Panthers earlier on Wednesday.
It was captain Maninder who starred in first-half half with 5 raid factors because the Mumbai defence seemed unorganised with only one sort out level as the house workforce led 16-13 in entrance of a boisterous crowd assist.
However U Mumba made a spirited comeback within the second-half largely attributable to some glowing efforts by 19-year-old Arjun Deshwal who scored 14 raid factors from 18 makes an attempt.
Defence additionally improved with Iranian Fazel Atrachali’s 4 sort out factors however it was Sandeep Narwal who gave them a ray of hope by evicting Bengal captain Maninder with 33 seconds left because the rating learn 27-26 in favour of the house workforce.
Bolstered by coach, BC Ramesh’s peptalk Bengal Warriors confirmed composure with Rinku sealing the difficulty together with his good sort out to oust Arjun Deshwal.
Of their final match too Bengal Warriors had gained a last-gasp thriller in opposition to Puneri Paltan on Sunday.