In the end, neither team could emerge victorious after Thakur picked up a touch point on the buzzer raid as both teams shared the spoils.
Pro Kabaddi 2019: Manjeet Chhillar, Rahul Chaudhari star as Tamil Thalaivas beat Telugu Titans to begin campaign on winning note
Rahul proved to be the nemesis for his old side as he showed immense strength to power through the Titans' defence throughout the match.
Pro Kabaddi 2019: Ajay Thakur, Manjeet Chillar stress on fitness as Tamil Thalaivas hope to reverse sliding fortunes
Senior members of the Tamil Thalaivas squad single out injuries in their ranks as the key reason behind the team's insipid performances in the past. The two-season old outfit finished at the bottom of their group in 2017 as well as in 2018.
Pro Kabaddi 2019: After ruling the roost for six seasons at Telugu Titans, Rahul Chaudhari gears up for new stint with Tamil Thalaivas
After six seasons of blowing away the minds of the Hyderabadi crowd with his eye-catching raids and stellar athleticism, Chaudhari's watch with the Titans has ended.
Pro Kabaddi 2019: New-look U Mumba tricky proposition for any team; Anup Kumar-led Puneri Paltan aim to punch above their weight
With the Pro Kabaddi League season 7 kicking off in Hyderabad on Saturday, we take a look at the dark-horses of the tournament, including U Mumba, Puneri Paltan and UP Yoddha.
Pro Kabaddi League 2018: Dabang Delhi's bid for redemption will be fuelled by fallen stars' need to prove a point
Dabang Delhi have it all to prove, so do their players. The owners will hope the hurt of this common grievance will fuel their big to redemption.
Federation Cup Kabaddi: Services pip Karnataka to clinch men's title; Indian Railways win thriller to claim women's crown
Services edged past Karnataka to lift the men's title while Indian Railways pipped national champions Himachal Pradesh to clinch the women's crown
National champions Maharashtra survived a massive scare against a young Uttar Pradesh side to record a 34-33 victory in their opening encounter of the 3rd Senior Federation Cup Kabaddi tournament in Mumbai on Friday
Highlights Senior National Kabaddi Championships, quarter-finals: Services set up Haryana semi-final; Karnataka face Maharashtra
Catch all the live score and updates from the quarter-final action at the Senior National Kabaddi Championships.
Senior National Kabaddi Championships: Pardeep Narwal's Uttarakhand, Anup Kumar-led Haryana among teams vying for semis spot
From 30 teams on 1 January, the number of men's teams is down to eight including Pardeep Narwal's Uttarakhand. These eight teams will face each other in the quarter-finals on Thursday
Pro Kabaddi League 2017: U Mumba's erratic defence nullified Anup Kumar's genius in underwhelming campaign
Anup Kumar's abilities, both as a player and captain are unparalleled, but he can work his magic only if he's given a fitter and more matured U Mumba squad to lead next season.
Pro Kabaddi League 2017: Telugu Titans win first match in three weeks; Haryana Steelers edge past hosts
Telugu Titans overcame some nervous moments to beat former champions U Mumba 37-32, while Haryana Steelers edged past hosts UP Yoddha 36-29 in a tight encounter
Pro Kabaddi League 2017: U Mumba outfox UP Yoddhas; Jaipur Pink Panthers pick nervous win over Bengaluru Bulls
U Mumba bounced back in style to beat UP Yoddha 37-34 in the opening tie, while Jaipur Pink Panthers pipped Bengaluru Bulls 30-28 in a thrilling match.
Puneri Paltan, who were U Mumba's favourite victims once, handed the Mumbai franchise a resounding defeat.
Pro Kabaddi League 2017: Led by iconic Anup Kumar, U Mumba look to unleash new generation of winners
U Mumba with their new team once again have an intimidating feel about them, after a minor blip last season, and are ready to return among the elite.
U Mumba player Kashiling Adake said this year the team was focusing on building stamina so that fatigue never became a factor through the extended season
Pro Kabaddi League Season 1 Flashback: As Jaipur Pink Panthers emerged winners, India rediscovered its old sport
Jaipur Pink Panthers won the inaugural Pro Kabaddi League, but the highlight was the birth of new stars and India rediscovering one of its oldest sports
Pro Kabaddi League auctions 2017: From U Mumba's astute buys to UP's cash splurge, how the teams fared
While the Pro Kabaddi franchisees had to keep up with mathematics and rules such as preferred picks and dynamic pricing, you do not have to. Here’s a low-down on who fared how, listed in order of auction performance…
U Mumba overcame some anxious moments to subdue a spirited challenge from Telugu Titans
U Mumba pipped Puneri Paltan 28-21 in the Maharashtra derby of the Star Sports Pro Kabaddi League on Tuesday.