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FULL-TIME UPDATE: Dabang Delhi beat Telugu Titans 40-33 to end sixth match losing streak.
40-33 A bonus for Desai but it will be curtains for the Titans as Ashu denied even a single point which they were looking for.
40-32 A four-point raid for Ashu Malik to clutch against the defence of Titans. Ankit, Parvesh Bhainswal, Adarsh T, and Abhishek Singh will go out. He has sealed the deal for Dabang Delhi for sure. A raid to remember for him!
36-32 A quick point of Vijay for Desai in four seconds.
36-31 Naveen is in the raid, and he has been tackled. Delhi reviews for bonuses and they get it after review.
35-30 A quick point for Desai as he gets a tag on Krishan Dhull.
35-29 Ashu Singh goes away with a touchpoint of Surjeet.
34-29 Adarsh T comes in and gets a point from Vishal.
34-28 Abhishek Singh is in the raid and he has been tackled by Vishal.
33-28 Vishal in the left corner tackled Desai for a point.
32-28 Bonus for Naveen.
31-28 Desai goes in the raid and quickly takes a touchpoint with a flying kick.
31-27 Ashu Malik goes to the benches as Surjeet will finally take his point!
31-26 Abhishek Singh in the raid and Naveen dashed him out, however, he touches a midline but the ref’s verdict, point to Delhi.
30-26 Ashu Malik will get a touchpoint of Surjeet Singh.
29-26 Super 10 for Desai. He gets a tag of Krishan.
29-25 Naveen in the raid and gets Mohsen Maghsoudlou this time.
28-25 A SUPER RAID in the reaction to the all-out, Krishan, Vishal and Ravi Kumar go out.
28-22 Naven in the clean-up act as he touches both the defenders on the mat, four points from the raid as Delhi INFLICTS ANOTHER ALL-OUT.
The scores will read as Delhi vs Telugu:
24-22 Desai is in the raid and has been tackled.
23-22 Ashu Malik in the raid and they executed the sixth super tackle on Delhi, the second one on Ashu!
23-20 Mohsen is in the raid and he attempts a bonus but the refs don’t think so the Titans have reviewed this one, REVIEW UNSUCCESSFUL as it was not a clear-cut bonus, no points to Mohsen.
23-20 Ashu Malik in the raid and he does the dubki to take two points Ankit and Parvesh Bhainswal and left Telugu with only two men.
21-20 Delhi was in the lead as they tackled Abhishek Singh in the do-or-die raid.
20-20 Ashu Malik takes the touchpoint of Surjeet Singh to restore the parity.
19-20 Desai gets a bonus but he has been ushered off by Vijay Kumar
18-19 Bonus for Vinay but Vishal tackles him to inflict an all-out.
15-18 Ashu Malik in the raid, takes Surjeet Singh.
14-18 Bonus for Vinay.
14-17 On the contrary, Ashu Malik gets Mohsen in the do-or-die raid.
13-17 Siddarth Desai has been tackled in the do-or-die raid.
12-17 Naveen Kumar in the raid and they have SUPER TACKLED Naveen for the fourth time in this match! What on earth is going on?
12-15 Bonus for Desai in the do-or-die raid.
12-14 Naveen gets a point in the do-or-die raid this time, Parvesh is self-out, and Titans are giving freebies to Delhi.
11-14 Desai is in the raid and gets Vijay Kumar.
11-13 Ashu in the raid in front of Ankit and Desai, and this is unreal, they have SUPER TACKLED Ashu Malik as well for two-point!
11-11 Siddharth Desai restores parity once again with a bonus.
11-10 Ashu Malik is in the raid and he takes two players, Abhishek Singh, and Vishal Bhardwaj goes out this time.
9-10 Naveen in the raid and see what the Titan’s defence has done with him, they have SUPER tackled him thrice in the three raids as Ankit got the point with a double thigh hold.
9-8 Ashu Malik is in the do-or-die raid and he is tussling for a point in the right corner, he is targeting Vishal but Surjeet! come on what have you done here, he goes out of the mat line and gives a freebie to Delhi.
8-8 Abhishek Singh restores the parity as he takes a touchpoint of Ravi Kumar in the do-or-die raid.
8-7 Naveen, in the do-or-die raid in front of the two-man defence of Vishal and Surjeet and it is a repeat again as they caught him for a super tackle.
8-5 Mohsen Maghsoudlou in the do-or-die raid and has been ushered off quickly.
7-5 Naveen looks for a tag on Vishal but he held his right ankle quite tight and Surjeet Singh tackled him for A super tackle, Naveen, however, goes back with a point as one defender was self-out.
6-3 Siddharth Desai in the raid and has been thumped down on the floor to tackle him for a point.
5-3 Naveen takes Ankit this time.
4-3 Abhishek Singh in the do-or-die raid and has been dashed out by Vishal.
3-3 Naveen is just too quick for the Titan’s defence, he levels the score by a quickly running hand touch on Surjeet Singh
2-3 Manjeet came in the do-or-die raid and he takes the bonus but Vishal held his right ankle and then others join him to usher Manjeet out.
1-2 Siddharth Desai gets Vijay Kumar this time in the raid.
1-1 Siddharth Desai in the raid and he displays his power on the mat as he dashed Vishal along with him on his own side.
1-0 Surjeet makes an early mistake as he gave his point to Naveen in the very first raid of the game.
Telugu won the toss, Delhi to raid first.
Dabang Delhi: Naveen Kumar, Ravi Kumar, Vishal, Manjeet, Ashu Malik, Krishan, Vijay Kumar
Telugu Titans: Abhishek, Surjeet, Parvesh, Mohsen, Siddharth, Ankit, Vishal
DABANG DELHI: Ashu Malik
TELUGU TITANS: Siddharth Desai
Matches Played: 15 | Delhi: 6 | Telugu: 8 | Tied: 1
Lost 27-51 to Jaipur Pink Panthers
Lost 24-43 to Haryana Steelers
Lost 40-45 to Jaipur Pink Panthers
Dabang Delhi is going through a lean patch and has five wins and six losses to its name. Naveen Kumar has looked great in the offence as always and he has been the leading raider of the tournament with 138 raid points the Naveen Express has been aided by Ashu Malik who has scored 78 raid points so far. With 50 raid points to his credit, Manjeet has also proved his mettle for the Dabang side. The duo of Vishal and Krishan have stood firm for Delhi with 25 tackle points apiece. Ravi Kumar and Vijay Kumar have also contributed with 18 and 13 tackle points.
On the other hand, Telugu Titans will be aiming for its second win of the season as the team has won one game and have 10 losses so far. Siddharth Desai has been the top raider for the Titans this season with 67 raid points. Vinay and Monu Goyat have helped him with 32 and 31 raid points respectively. The Titans have plenty of work to do in the defence as Parvesh Bhainswal has been the best man in the defence for the team with 19 tackle points. Vishal Bhardwaj and Surjeet Singh have scored 14 and 13 tackle points and will look to live up to the expectations.
WHEN AND WHERE TO WATCH
The Dabang Delhi vs Telugu Titans Pro Kabaddi Season 9 game will be telecast live on the Star Sports Network and Disney+ Hotstar from 8:30 PM onwards on Tuesday, November 8.