Expect nothing less than a humdinger when Mumbai Meteors face the challenge of Bengaluru Torpedoes in the Super 5 of RuPay Prime Volleyball League, powered by A23, Season 3. Both teams are desperate for a win as they seek a top-three finish at the end of Super 5.

Super 5 Match:
Match Details: Mumbai Meteors vs Bengaluru Torpedoes
Date: March 16, 2024
Time: 6:30 PM
Venue: Jawaharlal Nehru Indoor Stadium, Chennai

Preview:
Mumbai Meteors come into this high-intensity encounter on the back of a thrilling comeback win over Ahmedabad Defenders, and will look to repeat that performance once again tonight. A win tonight will make sure that they move into the top three in the Super 5 at the expense of Ahmedabad Defenders. However, one concern that the Meteors are going to be having is the low points difference which could eventually turn out to be the deciding factor when it comes to qualification for the Eliminator. And keeping that in mind, they would aim to win tonight’s Asli Volleyball encounter with a convincing margin.

All eyes will be on Shubham Chaudhary and Amit Gulia for Mumbai Meteors. Both of them have been absolutely phenomenal for their side over the tournament. They would certainly like to bring their best on the court tonight to keep their hopes alive.

On the other hand, it’s absolutely necessary for Bengaluru Torpedoes to win tonight’s match. A defeat against Mumbai Meteors will bring the curtains down for the last year’s runners-up, and David Lee’s side will surely have that in mind while taking the field. The Torpedoes will look to put behind their narrow defeat in their previous match against the current table-toppers and come to the court with new vigour and confidence.

The onus will be on the likes of Sethu TR and Thomas Heptinstall who have carried their team on their shoulders through the season. Also, Mujeeb MC’s performance at the net so far, has been instrumental behind Bengaluru Torpedoes’ surge this season. He is currently the third-best blocker in the tournament and a lot will depend on how he manages to keep the attacking duo of Mumbai Meteors under control.

On the previous occasion when these two teams met in RuPay Prime Volleyball League, powered by A23, Season 3, Mumbai Meteors emerged victorious. The barest of margins decided that tie and we can expect another close encounter tonight. Only time will reveal who comes out on top in this high-voltage encounter. But one thing can be assured and that is we have a cracking contest in our hands tonight, and you can’t afford to miss it.