Prime Volleyball League: Kolkata Thunderbolts beat Calicut Heroes in final set tie-break— Highlights
Kolkata Thunderbolts beat Calicut Heroes 3-2 in the first match of the PVL in which the match was undecided till the final set.
Kolkata Thunderbolts beat Calicut Heroes 3-2 in the third fixture of the Prime Volleyball League at the Gachibowli Indoor Stadium in Hyderabad on Monday, February 7. Ashwal Rai was named the Player of the Match.
Kolkata join Hyderabad Black Hawks and Ahmedabad Defenders at the top of the table with 1 win from 1 match.
As it happened:
- 7 Feb 2022 3:29 PM GMT
Ajith Lal misses a winner! And Kolkata have the first match point! Ashwal does it again! A winner smashed into the centre of the court.
Kolkata snatch victory from the jaws of defeat in what has been the most thrilling match of the season so far!
- 7 Feb 2022 3:25 PM GMT
Kolkata need a super effort now and they get it! A block off a super point gets them 2 points. Ashwal with a winner into the centre of the court. Just 1 point between the teams now. Calicut lead 12-11. And Ashwal does it again! Scores level.
Who will get the next 3 points first?
- 7 Feb 2022 3:21 PM GMT
Calcutta hot on the comeback trail. A spike from senior player Vinit gets them within 2 points at 7-9. Kolkata then with a huge miss! Have an open court to hit at but hit the net. Moments of pressure. Ashwal then gets a shot in! Kolkata celebrate! But he touched the net. The point is given to Calicut.
- 7 Feb 2022 3:16 PM GMT
Calicut were the favourites before the match, Kolkata dominated long passages of the match, but now they will be worried. Calicut sense an opening. The first time today they have been ahead in the game. Ajith booms a winner into no man's land. Calicut are closing in...