Pro Kabaddi League 2017: Puneri Paltan edge U Mumba to win 26-24
In the Pro Kabaddi League 2017, it was the great Maharashtrian derby where the hosts U Mumba took on their neighbours Puneri Paltans. A thriller of a match as expected but it was the Puneri Paltans who celebrated at the end of the match as they edged U Mumba by just two points. Deepak Hooda and his Paltans managed to keep Anup Kumar's Mumba in control. A close contest as Mumbai were nearly home but suffered another loss as the hosts. In this image the two team captains U Mumba's Anup Kumar and Puneri Paltan's Deepak Hooda greet each other during the toss of the match.
The U Mumba's raider Kashiling Adake tries to escape the Puneri Paltan's defence.
U Mumba's defender holds on to Puneri Paltan's raider and skipper Deepak Hooda on his raid.
The Puneri Paltans celebrate their victory after defeating U Mumba in the Maharashtra derby.
Puneri Paltan's skipper Deepak Hooda is presented with the Perfect Raider award.