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U.P. Yoddha vs Bengal Warriors - Match Result

Pro Kabaddi 2019
U.P. Yoddha
Bengal Warriors
BENGAL WARRIORS won the match
The 2nd match of the day is about to commence in a while. Siddharth Desai's Telugu Titans will lock horns with Dabang Delhi K.C in that fixture. Click here to catch the live action of Match No. 8 of VIVO PKL 2019 between Telugu Titans and Dabang Delhi K.C. 
Match Summary -
U.P. Yoddha and Bengal Warriors opened their PKL 2019 campaign tonight. Both the teams traded points in the first 10 minutes before Bengal inflicted an all out on the Lucknow-based franchise. The Yoddhas never got a chance to come back in the contest as Mohammad Nabhibaksh and Maninder Singh routed their defense. The Iranian all-rounder registered a Super 10 on his PKL debut while defender Baldev Singh scored 7 points today! Captain Maninder too scored 9 points. Monu Goyat, with 6 points, was the lone saving grace for U.P. Yoddha. 
This is Bengal Warriors' biggest win in VIVO PKL history.
40' FULL TIME - U.P. Yoddha - 17 - 48 - Bengal Warriors
40' Baldev Singh gets the better of Surender Singh. Bengal are breaking down the morale of U.P. Yoddha
39' Do-or-die raid for U.P. Yoddha; the Warriors defense shows no mercy to Surender. The lead has now extended to 30 points!
39' Do-or-die raid for Bengal Warriors and Nabhibaksh easily takes out Ashu Singh. 10th point of the day for Nabhibaksh
37' ALL OUT! 2+2, 4 points for the Iranian all-rounder, Nabhibaksh. U.P. Yoddha on the brink of suffering their heaviest defeat in PKL history
35' The misery continues for UP Yoddha! Maninder takes out Nitesh and Ashu
34' Baldev Singh successfully tackles Surender to reach near his High 5
33' Prapanjan gets tackled by the defense. The Yoddhas are trying to lessen the score difference as much as possible. 
32' U.P. Yoddha take a team time-out!
31' The lead goes up to 21 now! Monu gets tackled by Rinku Narwal
30' Nabhibaksh gets his 7th point of the day! Bengal Warriors' lead extends to 20!
30' Monu Goyat takes out Naveen once again!
29' Sachin commits a silly error once again. Maninder Singh gets an easy point
28' Monu Goyat gets a tackle point! Prapanjan has to go to the bench
27' Monu Goyat touches Naveen Narwal and gets a point for U.P.
26' Maninder Singh takes out opposition skipper Nitesh Kumar. 
26' ALL OUT! U.P. Yoddha are all out once again. Bengal Warriors have built a monstrous lead. 
25' SUPER RAID! Mohammad Nabhibaksh executes his first super raid of Pro Kabaddi. The Iranian takes out Jadhav, Narender and Goyat
25' Sachin Kumar's error gives K Prapanjan 2 points! U.P. Yoddha have struggled too much today.
24' U.P. finally get a raid point. Monu takes out Nabhibaksh
24' Bengal Warriors get a touch point, U.P. Yoddha struggling to generate any momentum.
23' Maninder Singh gets a bonus point. 
22' ALL OUT! U.P. Yoddha are all out once again. The defense allows the raider to take the bonus but, in the end takes him out. 
21' Mohammad Nabhibaksh takes out 2 of the 3 U.P. Yoddha defenders. The Yoddhas down to 1 one man once again. 
Top Performers of First Half - 
1. Maninder Singh - 4 Pts
2. K. Prapanjan - 2 Pts
3. Jeeva Kumar - 2 Pts
Half time - Bengal Warriors - 17 - 9 U.P. Yoddha
20' Bengal Warriors' defense strikes again. Surender Singh was clueless against the team tackle. 
20' Monu Goyat gets tackled by the defense once again, this time Rinku Narwal being the initiator. 
19' Prapanjan gets a touch point, Bengal Warriors are cruising at the moment. 
18' Jadhav commits an unforced error, goes into the lobby without any contact with the defenders and gifts Bengal a point.
17' Do-or-die raid for Warriors; an excellent effort from their skipper gives them 2 points. 
16' Jeeva Kumar tries to dash Monu Goyat out of the court however, the raider's fantastic athleticism helped him cross the line. 1 point for U.P. Yoddha

15' ALL-OUT! Bengal Warriors inflict the first all out of the day!
15' Do-or-die raid for U.P. Yoddha. The raider gets a bonus but the defense dashes him out. 
14' Nabhibaksh takes out Nitesh Kumar, U.P. Yoddha down to one man. 
12' No, the decision has been overturned. The defender committed a foul by pulling the jersey of the raider, 1 point to Bengal.
12' SUPER TACKLE! The beastly Maninder Singh gets super tackled by the U.P. Yoddha defense!
11' Touch point for Prapanjan, Narender has to go to the bench. 
10' Do-or-die raid for U.P. Yoddha. Surender Singh tries to execute a kick but, a brilliant team tackle ensures that he does not cross the mid line. 
10' Maninder Singh gets tackled by the U.P. Yoddha defense. U.P. have 2-point lead now. 
8' Do-or-die raid for U.P. Yoddha and the defense strikes once again. Baldev sends Monu Goyat out. 
7' Do-or-die raid for Bengal Warriors but the raider, Prapanjan is hunted down by Nitesh Kumar. 
5' Rinku Narwal gets his first tackle point. Magnificent execution of thigh hold from the former Puneri Paltan star. 
5' Maninder Singh opens his account in VIVO PKL 2019. Superb 2-pointer raid from the Bengal skipper. 
4' Naveen Narwal steps out of the back-line. 1 point to U.P. Yoddha.
4' Mohammad Nabhibaksh messes up his first ever raid in PKL, goes into the lobby without any touch. U.P. Yoddha have 3-pointer lead now. 
3' Do-or-die raid for U.P. Yoddha! Jeeva Kumar tries an advanced tackle but gifts an easy point to Surender Singh. 
2' U.P. Yoddha's defense picks the first point of the day. After empty raids from both the sides, K. Prapanjan gets tackled by Amit and co. 
U.P. Yoddha have won the toss and invited Bengal Warriors to raid first. 
Starting Sevens -
U.P. Yoddha
- Monu Goyat, Surender Singh, Shrikant Jadhav, Narender, Amit, Nitesh Kumar (C), Amit Kumar.
Bengal Warriors - K. Prapanjan, Maninder Singh (C), Mohammad Nabhibaksh, Naveen Narwal, Rinku Narwal, Jeeva Kumar, Baldev Singh
On the other hand, Bengal Warriors too have crowned a new captain this year as in the absence of Surjeet, they have given the reins of the team to Maninder Singh. 
Nitesh Kumar, who had scored a century of tackle points in Pro Kabaddi season 6 was assigned the captaincy of U.P. Yoddha ahead of season 7. It will be interesting to see how the youngster handles the pressure of captaincy. 
Here's how the two teams may line-up for tonight's fixture -
Bengal Warriors: Baldev Singh (Right Corner), K Prapanjan (Right In), Jeeva Kumar (Right Cover), Mohammad Nabibakhsh (Center), Viraj Vishnu Landge (Left Cover), Maninder Singh (Left In), and Rinku Narwal (Left Corner)
UP Yoddha: Nitesh Kumar (Right Corner), Shrikant Jadhav (Right In), Narender (Right Cover), Monu Goyat (Center), Amit (Left Cover), Rishank Devadiga (Left In), and Sachin Kumar (Left Corner)
The head-to-head record of the two teams indicates that the Bengal Warriors have the upper hand heading into this contest as they have won 2 out of the 6 matches played between the two teams. 3 of the 6 games have ended in a tie while U.P. Yoddha have won one match. 
Welcome to Sportskeeda's live coverage of match number 7 of VIVO Pro Kabaddi League 2019 between U.P. Yoddha and Bengal Warriors. Both the teams are yet to play their first match of season 7 hence, the fans have no idea about their strategies and team line-ups. 
Gachibowli Indoor Stadium, Hyderabad
Match Start Time
Wed, 24/Jul/2019 19:30:00 Asia/Kolkata
U.P. Yoddha vs Bengal Warriors
Pro Kabaddi League Round 2019
Pro Kabaddi 2019