Nitin’s all-round performance lead Puneri Paltan to roar past U Mumba

Vivo Pro Kabaddi League season eight is in week four. Puneri Paltan conquered in the Maharashtrian Derby as they defeated U Mumba by a huge point’s difference of 19 points. The winning score of Paltan is 42-23.

Both team’s defense was on point in the initial minutes. But it was Puneri Paltan who got better and inflicted first all-out on U Mumba. Paltan’s Captain Nitin Tomar unbelievably scored massive 5 tackle points.

Puneri Paltan led the game 18-10 at the end of the first half. The raiding due of Aslam Inamdar and Mohit Goyat destroyed Mumba defense. Vishal Bhardwaj led Puneri Defense kept Mumba raiders quiet.

U Mumba was all-out for the second time. Puneri Paltan displayed a team performance. Within 10 minutes of the second all-out, Paltan inflicted another all-out on U Mumba. It was a complete dominance by the Paltan.

There was no chance for Mumba to comeback in the game. And Paltan won this Maharashtrian derby with rock solid game. Paltan skipper Nitin Tomar had a memorable game with 5 defense & 4 raid points.

Aslam Inamdar scored 6 raid & 1 tackle points. Mohit Goyat picked up 5 raid points. Vice-captain Vishal Bhardwaj notched up a high 5. Abinesh Nadarajan took 4 tackle points. Mumba’s Abhishek Singh scored 4 raid points.

Best Raider: Aslam Inamdar – Puneri Paltan – 6 Raid Points                               

Best Defender: Nitin Tomar – Puneri Paltan – 5 Tackle Points

Vishal Bhardwaj – Puneri Paltan – 5 Tackle Points