UP Yoddha won the exciting match against Gujarat Giants, great performance by Pradeep Narwal

UP Yoddhas vs Gujarat Giants: In the 93rd match of Pro Kabaddi League (PKL) 2022, UP Yoddha has won a thrilling win against Gujarat Giants. UP won the match till the last raid by a margin of 35-31. UP captain Pradeep Narwal performed well and completed his 1500 raid points in league history and has also become the first player to do so. With this victory, UP has consolidated its place in the top-4.

UP dominated the first half

UP started the match brilliantly, all out Gujarat in seven minutes and took a 9-1 lead. By the time of half time UP had gone ahead 20-10. In the raiding, UP scored 12 points and Gujarat scored seven points. Both the teams could not do very well in defence. Pradeep Narwal performed brilliantly and scored eight raid points. The account of Gujarat’s star raider HS Rakesh could not be opened. Chandran Ranjit and Prateek Dahiya tried their best to handle Gujarat by taking three raid points each. Rinku Narwal collected two tackle points in defense for Gujarat.

Gujarat’s comeback was seen in the second half

With the last five minutes remaining, there was only one point difference between the two teams. With two minutes left, UP made a super tackle and took a valuable three-point lead. Gujarat also made a comeback and made the game interesting for the last minute by taking two points. Rohit took the point and again put UP ahead by two points. UP won the match by pulling off a super tackle in the last raid.

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