Bengaluru Bulls and U Mumba qualify for Semi-finals after winning eliminator


It was comeback of all sorts for the Bengaluru Bulls as the defending champions came back from a deficit of 11 points to take the game into Extra time and then defeat UP Yoddhas at the EAK Trans Stadia at Ahmedabad where the playoffs of Season 7 Pro Kabaddi League commenced on Monday. In the other eliminator U Mumba defeated the Dharmaraj Cherlathan led-Haryana Steelers as performances by Abhishek Singh and Arjus Deshwal defeated the Haryana Steelers

Eliminator 1 : UP Yoddha vs Bengaluru Bulls (45-48) A.E.T

Yoddhas gave away a healthy 11 point lead after a good start in the first eliminator against the Bengaluru Bulls but it was again Pawan Sherawat who came into his ownand took away the Yoddha defence. It was the first time that a game in Pro Kabaddi League went to the extra time. After this victory Bengaluru Bulls will face Dabang Delhi K.C on Wednesday.

Eliminator 2 : U Mumba vs Haryana Steelers (46-38)

Arjun Deshwal and Abhishek Singh along with the defense chipping in with crucial points to stop Vinay , Prashant Kumar Rai and Vikash Kandola take away the game helped the Fazel Atrachali led U Mumba defeat Haryana Steelers and qualify for the semi-finals where they will face Bengal Warriors where they will have a chance of qualifying for the finals on Saturday at EAK Transstadia at Ahmedabad.