The six-nation world kabaddi masters tournament in Dubai from June 22-30 will see Asian giants India, Iran, Pakistan and Korea vie for top honours against newcomers like Argentina and Kenya. World Kabaddi Masters a Preparatory event before Asian Games Newly-appointed India kabaddi coach Srinivas Reddy feels the upcoming World Kabaddi Masters in Dubai is like a … [Read more...] about World Kabaddi Masters last Hurdle before Asian Games for Team India
India and Pakistan are set to renew their rivalry in the six-nation Kabaddi Masters Dubai which will get underway at the Al Wasl Sports Club from June 22 to 30. India are clubbed with Pakistan and new comers Kenya in group A, while group B features Iran, Republic of Korea and Argentina with top two teams making the semifinals. India vs Pakistan at Six-Nation Kabaddi … [Read more...] about India to take on Pakistan in Six-Nation Kabaddi Masters in Dubai
Like a father figure of the sport, Shankarrao Buwa Salvi, was one of the main forces behind spreading kabaddi outside India. 'Buwa'', as he was affectionately called devoted his life to the game and was also the life president of the Amateur Kabaddi Federation of India. Kabaddi, originated in ancient Tamil region, was included for the first time in the Asian Games in Beijing … [Read more...] about Shankarrao Buwa Salvi: The “Kabaddi Maharshi” of India
The Pro Kabaddi League (PKL) season VI attracted some amazing bidding from the franchise owners, who didn't mind to increase their bids from some talented players. Take a look at some valuable and expensive players of the Pro Kabaddi League (PKL): Monu Goyat Monu is kabaddi's silent player who made himself heard, In 2015 Monu was in tears as he could not be a … [Read more...] about 7 Most Expensive Players of Pro Kabaddi League season VI
Iran's Fazel Atrachali became the first player in the history of Pro Kabaddi League to enter the one crore club after he was bought by U Mumba at a record-breaking price in the auctions. Atrachali went into the auction at a base price of Rs. 20 Lakhs, but later was fetched by U Mumba at a five times more price. Highest Bid till date in Pro Kabaddi League Atrachali … [Read more...] about Pro Kabaddi League – Iran’s Atrachali becomes the first Crorepati of the Auction
Rahul Chaudhari the blue eyed boy of Indian Kabaddi has shown tremendous growth as a player right from season 1 of the widely popular Pro Kabaddi League (PKL). Popularly known as the ‘Raid Machine’, due to his ability to pick up points at any given time of the match, Rahul has lately developed into an all-round performer, helping his team with his defensive skills, and also … [Read more...] about Meet the Indian ‘Raid Machine’ – Rahul Chaudhari
Kabaddi as a sport is immensely popular in India. After cricket it is the most watched televised sport of our nation. The fervor of the game is such that not only players, but the women kabaddi officials are also getting quite an appreciation for their work. Over the years Pro Kabaddi League has mightily pushed the envelope for female officials to manage the games, and they … [Read more...] about Meet the Women Kabaddi Officials are making us proud!
After the super success of the first five seasons, organizers of one of India’s most watched sports competition, the Pro Kabaddi League have announced the dates for the upcoming two seasons. In season V the fans witnessed Pro Kabaddi matches in a 13 week format; same will continue in season VI and VII. Pro Kabaddi League season VI and VII dates Mashal Sports Pvt. Ltd, … [Read more...] about Pro Kabaddi League Season VI and VII dates are out!!
The first ever Khelo India school games are garnering good attention among the Indian sports fraternity. The under-17 sports competition meant to ‘catch them young’ is inspiring many youngsters and school going kids to take up sports to fulfil their dreams. Khelo India School Games – Former and current greats laud the initiative After Prime Minister Narendra Modi flagged … [Read more...] about Former and Current sports legend laud Khelo India School Games
Hockey India is not as big as BCCI when it comes to sponsorship funding, player contracts, grass root infrastructure and training. However, things look positive for the Indian Hockey team for their triple major in 2018. The Sports Ministry will provide complete funding for next year's events. Lack of funds, improper training facilities, inadequate supply of nutrition and … [Read more...] about Good news for Hockey India – Sports Ministry to Provide Complete Funding for 2018’s Triple Major