U Mumba Volley face Ahmedabad Defenders in a must-win match
Chennai, 17th February 2019: In a must-win match, U Mumba Volley will be playing their last fixture of the league stage against the Ahmedabad Defenders at the Nehru Indoor Stadium on 18th Feb, 2019.<br><br> <br><br>U Mumba found their form on Saturday defeating the crowd-favourite Chennai Spartans in the opening match of the Chennai leg of RuPay Pro Volleyball League. The good news for U Mumba is that the whole team has started performing at the same time lead by their skipper Deepesh Kumar Sinha who also won the RuPay player of the match for his stellar performance against Chennai.<br><br> <br><br>Ahead of the match, Sinha said “The result in the last match gives us a lot of confidence to make it to the playoffs. But the match between Chennai and Ahmedabad will also be crucial but we shouldn’t let others decide our fate. When we face Ahmedabad on Monday, we will have to make sure that we give a performance befitting of our potential.”<br><br> <br><br>The league, which is an initiative of Baseline Ventures and Volleyball Federation of India, began on February 2 in Kochi.<br><br> <br><br>Ahmedabad Defenders on the other hand will be in action on back-to-back days as they face Chennai Spartans on 17th Feb and U Mumba Volley on 18th.<br><br> <br><br>GR Vaishnav from Ahmedabad Defenders felt that they can surely win the match. “We have seen what experience can do in crucial matches and our team does have the same when it comes to both the Indian and the foreign players. We just need to show that on the court,”<br><br> <br><br>The live broadcast of the match will start on SONY SIX and SONY TEN 3 and live streaming will be done on SONY LIV from 6:50 PM IST on Feb 18th 2019.
RuPay Pro Volleyball League
An initiative of Baseline Ventures India Pvt. Ltd and Volleyball Federation of India, RuPay Pro Volleyball League aims to transform the sporting landscape of the country by elevating the world’s fifth most popular sport to the league of the most followed sports in the coming times. The first season of the league will see 6 teams playing a total of 18 matches in Chennai and Kochi, and will be broadcasted on Sony Six, Sony Ten 3 and online platform Sony Liv.
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