Patna: Young Bhupender Singh turned out to be the hero for U Mumba as he powered his team to a thrilling 27-22 win over Dabang Delhi in the second edition of the Pro Kabaddi LEague on Saturday.
U Mumba players foil a Dabang Delhi player’s raid at the Patliputra Sports Complex on Saturday. PIC/PTI
U Mumba were down 20-21 with less than six minutes to go. But then Anup Kumar got the all-important all-out with two victims to send his side up 24-21 with the clock showing four minutes to go.
Dabang Delhi led 14-11 at the half-way stage. After clinching their seventh win in a row, U Mumba now are at the top with 35 points, a tally which is sure to give them a Last Four berth. Dabang Delhi earned a point to go up to 16 and maintain their fourth position.
Bhupender’s super show has given U Mumba another option. Coming in as a substitute, Bhupender went on to score seven points from 10 raids.