Pro Volleyball League: Ajith Lal's heroics spur Calicut Heroes to victory over Chennai Spartans

Calicut Heroes registered a comfortable 4-1 win over Chennai Spartans on the second day of the Pro Volleyball League.

Press Trust of India February 03, 2019 23:14:20 IST
Pro Volleyball League: Ajith Lal's heroics spur Calicut Heroes to victory over Chennai Spartans
  • Ajith Lal earned himself the Player of the Match award for scoring 14 points (13 spikes and 1 block).

  • Chennai's highest scorer was Rudy Verhoeff with 8 points (6 spikes, 1 block and 1 serve).

  • Ahmedabad Defenders will take on Black Hawks Hyderabad on Monday.

Calicut Heroes registered a comfortable 4-1 win over Chennai Spartans on the second day of the Pro Volleyball League at the Rajiv Gandhi Indoor Stadium on Sunday.

Pro Volleyball League Ajith Lals heroics spur Calicut Heroes to victory over Chennai Spartans

Calicut Heroes players celebrate a point against Chennai Spartans in the Pro Volleyball League. Image Courtesy: PVL

Riding on Player of the Match Ajith Lal's scintillating form, Calicut made light work of Chennai, securing a 15-8, 15-8, 13-15, 15-11,15-11 win in front of roaring fans.

Lal top scored for his team with 14 points (13 spikes and one block), while Chennai's highest scorer was Rudy Verhoeff with eight points (six spikes, one block and one serve).

Ahmedabad Defenders will take on Black Hawks Hyderabad on Monday.

In the first match of the league, played on Saturday, Kochi Blue Spikers had beaten U Mumba Volley 4-1.

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