U Mumba is the Mumbai city franchise of the Star Sports Pro Kabaddi League.
Derived from the word Mumba, the name represents the mother island that gave birth to a mega city which is now known as Mumbai. U Mumba and seven other franchises play in a caravan format at eight venues including its home turf, Mumbai, in the Star Sports Pro Kabaddi League, initiated by Mashal Sports.
The team has been led by Captain Anup Kumar for all 4 season, coached by Bhaskaran Edacherry and Ravi Shetty.
In season 1, the team finished Runners-Up, losing out to eventual champions Jaipur Pink Panthers in a closely fought finale.
In season 2, U Mumba consistently topped the table during the league stage and beat Bengaluru Bulls in a thrilling finale to be crowned Star Sports Pro Kabaddi League 2015 Champions.
In season 3, U Mumba topped the table again during the league stage to qualify for the semi-finals. In the semi-finals, U Mumba beat Bengal Warriors to qualify for their third successive final. Up against the Patna Pirates, U Mumba lost.
In season 4, U Mumba stood 5th on the table, unable to make it to the Playoffs.
The future plans of U Mumba:
Extending the reach of U Mumba Future Stars and taking it to top metros of India
A full time residential academy called 'U Mumba Gurukul'