The Gujarat Fortune Giants continued their dominance in the seventh edition of the VIVO Pro Kabaddi League. The Ahmedabad-based franchise ended the winning streak of Dabang Delhi K.C. by defeating them in the only match played on the penultimate day of the Mumbai leg as part of Pro Kabaddi 2019.
Gujarat Fortune Giants' raiders helped their team build an early lead through the bonus points. However, Dabang Delhi K.C.'s defenders and the efforts of Naveen Kumar brought Delhi back in the game.
Joginder Narwal's side inflicted an all-out on the Gujarat Fortune Giants with a fantastic combination of attack and defense. Even Gujarat's in-form defenders proved helpless against Naveen in the first half.
However, the Gujarat defense brought its A game in the second half as they first leveled the score before all-rounder GB More completed an all out on Dabang Delhi K.C. This all out helped Gujarat build a five-point lead.
The Fortune Giants then maintained the lead with their good performance in both the departments as they sealed a comfortable win in the end.
Here is the updated list of 'Most Raid Points' and 'Most Tackle Points' after match number 20 of VIVO Pro Kabaddi League 2019 :
Naveen Kumar's Super 10 against Gujarat Fortune Giants has helped him strengthen his position as the player with the 'Most Raid Points' in PKL 2019. Jaipur's Deepak Niwas Hooda and U Mumba's Anup Kumar hold the 2nd and 3rd positions on the leader-board respectively.
Although known for his skill as a raider, GB More emerged as the best defender of the match between Gujarat and Delhi, apart from which there were no changes in the 'Most Tackle Points' list. Bengal Warriors' lion Baldev Singh is placed at the top followed by Surinder Singh and Manjeet Chhillar, respectively.
Also Read - Pro Kabaddi 2019 StatsPublished 02 Aug 2019, 08:01 IST