The Pro Kabaddi Season 5 started with a bang with the powerful Telugu Titans of Hyderabad face off the Tamil Thalaivas of Tamil Nadu. The new Sachin Tendulkar owned team, Tamil Thalaivas, gave a tough fight to the Rahul Chaudhari led Telugu Titans. The night started off with a nail-biting match and Telugu Titans vs Tamil Thalaivas Highlights is what you can catch on now.
Telugu Titans vs Tamil Thalaivas Highlights (28 July 2017)
Tamil Thalivas win the Toss and choice of the court was Right. First point of the season went to Tamil Thalaivas who got a bonus point. Dhananjan got the point. The match was currently locked at 3-3. Both teams were fighting tooth and nails. Nilesh Salunhe won a bonus point on the raid and Titans took the lead. First tackle point of the season went to the Titans as Vishal blocks Prapanjan and the whole was over the raider. The titans had extended their lead to 8-5 and were firmly in command of the match. Thalaivas with a super tackle and they cut the lead to 7-8. Rahul Chaudhari was taken out by the Thalaivas.
The Titans had opened a huge six poins lead in the match as they led 14-8. The Thalaivas were struggling. First half ended and Telugu Titans lead by 17-11 against Tamil Thalaivas. The Titans won 12 raid points compared to Thalaivas 8 in this half. Second half began with Rahul Chaudhari who won a point and extending Titans’ lead to 19-11. Thalaivas oust dangerous raider Rahul Chaudhari got back into the match. Titans then lead 22-12. Sachin Tendulkar – who is the owner of the Thalaivas – was not looking happy as his team was down by 13-23 against the Titans. Rahul Chaudhari had already 10 points to his name while his counterpart Ajay Thakur was struggling and had won just 3 points for his team. Titans currently lead 25-17.
Another raider failed for the Thalaivas as Titans oust Thakur and score one point to extend their lead to 29-19. Titans’ Vikas was pushed out wide by the Tamil defence and they had cut the lead to 20-31. Titans’ Vikas was pushed out wide by the Tamil defence and they had cut the lead to 20-31. Rahul Chaudhuri ousted for the fifth time in the match but he also had the most number of points in the game. Titans lead 32-24. Finally the Telugu Titans won the match by 32-27.
Telugu Titans vs Tamil Thalaivas Result
Telugu Titans won the match by 5 points. (32-27)
Pro Kabaddi Awards of the Day
Jyada Ka Fayda Player of the Match (TVS Jupiter Winner) – Vishal Bharadwaj
Sahi Hai Player of the Match – Nilesh Salunke
Moment of the Match Award – Rahul Chaudhari (Telugu Titans)