SSG Foundation, Sahyadri Mitra Mandal an inch closer to make it to the knockouts at Swapna Safalya Junior Kabaddi Championship
On the second day of the tournament approved by the Maharashtra State Kabaddi Association and Mumbai City Kabaddi Association Surburb’s team Sahyadri Mitra Mandal defeated Thane’s Shivshankar in a close contest of 29-24. With this win Sahyadri Mitra Mandal has kept their knock out hopes alive. After the defeat in the first game it was a much needed victory for Sahyadri to stay in the contest.
In the next game Palghar’s team Shriram defeated Thane’s Griffin Gymkhana in a one sided encounter of 38-14. In the first half itself the picture of who would win the contest was clear as Shriram took unassailable lead of 21-02. The straight second defeat of Griffin Gymkhana has closed their doors to enter the knockouts.
In the next encounter of Mumbai’s two teams SSG Foundation and Vikas Mandal, SSG Foundation literally thrashed Vikas Mandal to win the game 63-38. In the half time, it was 27-17 scoreline in favour of SSG Foundation, but they capitalized on the lead and won the game convincingly with a mammoth 63-38 scoreline.