JAI VS MUM: This was the tournament opener for Jaipur Pink Panthers who were playing under a new skipper in the calm head Anup Kumar. For Anup, it was an old memory as he was up against a side whom he led for 5 seasons on the trot.
This was the 54 match of the competition which was played at the home of UMumba. Till now UMumba were all over Zone A as they were winning almost every game they played. In their prime for, it was difficult to curtail their winning run and therefore, Jaipur Pink Panthers perished under pressure.
JAI VS MUM SQUADS
UMumba: Fazel Atrachali(c), Siddharth Sirish Desai, Mohit Balyan, Vinod Kumar, Hadi Tajik, Darshan Kadian, Adinath Sakharam Gavali, Gaurav Kumar, Rohit Baliyan, Anil, Dharamaraj Cheralathan, Rajaguru Subramaniam, Shiv Om, Arjun Deshwal, E Subhash,Surinder Singh, Abolfazal Maghsodloumahali, Abhishek Singh, R Sriram.
Jaipur Pink Panthers: Anup Kumar(c), Ajit Singh, K. Selvamani, Nitin Rawal, Sunil Siddhgavali, Ashok Kumar, David Shilisia J Mosambayi, Anand Patil, Amit Kumar, Sandeep Kumar Dhull, Brijendra Singh Chaudhary, Santhapanaselvam, Gangadhari Mallesh, Lokesh Kaushik, Deepak Niwas Hooda, Mohit Chhillar, N. Shiva Ramakrishna, Bajirao Hodage, Young Chang Ko.
JAI VS MUM PLAYING 7
UMumba: Rohit Rana, Rohit Baliyan, Siddharth Desai, Fazel Atrachali, Darshan Kadian, Dharmaraj Cheralathan, Surender Singh. (Doubt: Abhishek Singh, Vinod Kumar)
Jaipur Pink Panthers: Sunil Siddhgavali, Deepak Niwas Hooda, Amit Kumar, Sandeep Kumar Dhull, Anand Patil, Santhapanselvam. (Doubt: Young Chan Ko, Mohit Chhillar