In Match 68 of Pro Kabaddi 2019, U Mumba will lock horns with Jaipur Pink Panthers at Sree Kanteerava Stadium, Bengaluru, on Saturday. This match is going to be a battle between two struggling units. Both these teams have lost thrice in their last 5 matches. Jaipur average 14.3 raid points per match, the joint-lowest among teams this season. U Mumba, which possess a deadly defence trio in Fazel, Sandeep and Surinder have averaged just 9.2 tackle points, the lowest among teams this season.
|Least Avg. Raid Pts – PKL 2019||Least Avg. Tackle Pts – PKL 2019|
|Team||Avg. Raid Pts||Team||Avg Tackle Pts|
|UP Yoddha||14.3||U Mumba||9.2|
|Jaipur Pink Panthers||14.3||Tamil Thalaivas||9.3|
|Telugu Titans||14.4||Bengal Warriors||9.5|
Jaipur’s tactical raid approach failing in the last few matches
Jaipur had been pitch perfect in their raid approach in the first 7 matches: Only 7 times, they had been reduced to 3 or fewer defenders on the mat. However, in the last 4 matches the situation has reversed: They have been reduced to 3 or fewer defenders on the mat 38 number of times.
|No: of Raids with 3 or fewer players on the mat for Jaipur - PKL 7|
|Timeline||3 or less DIP (No: of Raids)||All-Outs Conceded|
|First 7 Mts||7||2|
|Last 4 Mts||38||4|
|Worst Raid SR in Super tackle situation - PKL 7|
|Jaipur Pink Panthers||30|
|Jaipur raiders in Super tackle situation - PKL 7|
|Raider||Raids||Raid Points||Raid SR|
The head to head has been even so far (6-6) between Deepak Hooda and Fazel Atrachali in PKL. Among Deepak Hooda’s unsuccessful raids this season, more than 70% have come ahead of the baulk line. Fazel Atrachali has scored more than 70% of his tackle points ahead of the baulk line this season.
Venue: Sree Kanteerava Stadium, Bengaluru
Time: 8:30 pm IST
The Mumbai vs Jaipur will broadcast live on Star Sports 2 HD, Star Sports 2 with English Commentary and Star Sports 1 Hindi HD and Star Sports 1 Hindi with Hindi Commentary. The live streaming of Jaipur Pink Panthers vs U Mumba kabaddi match will be available on Hotstar in various languages.
Jaipur vs Mumbai: Here are the probable starting seven of both the teams
|U Mumba||Vs||Jaipur Pink Panthers|
|Sandeep Narwal||Right Corner||Amit Hooda|
|Abhishek Singh||Right In||Deepak Narwal|
|Surinder Singh||Right Cover||Sunil Siddhgavali|
|Athul MS||Center||Deepak Hooda ©|
|Young Chang Ko||Left Cover||Vishal|
|Arjun Deshwal||Left In||Ajinkya Pawar|
|Fazel Atrachali ©||Left Corner||Sandeep Dhull|