Teams from Sangli, Pune, Raigad made it to the semifinals of Chintamani Trophy Junior State Level Tournament

Maharashtra State Kabaddi Association and Mumbai City Kabaddi Association recognized Chinchpokali Sarvajink Ganeshotsav Mandal organized Junior State Level Kabaddi Tournament is being held at Sadguru Bhalchandra Maharaj Ground, Behind Ganesh Talkies, Lalbaug, Mumbai.

Yesterday (11th January) the knockout stage matched were played. The match between Durgamata Sports Club Mumbai and Utkarsh Krida Mandal Pune was ended with a tie 28-28 in full time. Utkarsh Krida Mandal won 7-6 in the extra five raids to both the teams. Neeraj Gayakwad and Omkar Ghodke were done a fabulous job. From losing side Karan Kadam and Akshay Palaye played well.

Samrat Krida Mandal managed to win 38-32 over Golfadevi Mandal in the second quarter final match. Their Jabir Shekh, Shivkumar Madsi in offence and Subhash Thakur in defence contributed in the win.

In the next match, Waghjai Ratnagiri defeated Siddhiprabha Mumbai 42-14. Shubham Shinde gave all-round performance. Sairaj Kumbhar did some good tackles. Jai Bajrang Krida Mandal managed to get to the semifinals as they thrashed Shree Ram Krida Mandal 26-19.

Now the first semi final match will be played between Jai Bajrang Raigad and Utkarsh Krida Mandal Pune. Samrat Krida Mandal will take on Waghjai Ratnagiri in the second semi final match.

Chintamani Trophy Junior State Level Kabaddi Tournament Semi Final Matches :

1) Utkarsh Krida Mandal Pune VS Jai Bajrang Mandal Raigad
2) Samrat Krida Mandal Sangli VS Waghjai Krida Mandal Ratnagiri