With the Asian Games set to commence soon, all the teams of the numerous countries participating in the event are gearing up to give their best. The 19th edition of this continental showpiece had to be shifted from 2022 to 2023 due to COVID. The event will feature 40 games and is set to begin from September 23 to October 8, 2023. Amongst the 40 games being played, Kabaddi is also one of them. The Indian kabaddi squad for the 2023 Asian Games has been shortlisted and have a star-studded lineup that includes some of the biggest names in the sport. The Indian Kabaddi contingent will be looking forward to showcase its dominant and world-class performance.
Asian Games 2023: Indian Kabaddi Team
Indian men’s kabaddi team for Asian Games: Nitesh Kumar, Parvesh Bhainswal, Sachin, Surjeet Singh, Vishal Bhardwaj, Arjun Deshwal, Aslam Inamdar, Naveen Kumar, Pawan Sehrawat, Sunil Kumar, Nitin Rawal, Akash Shinde.
Indian women’s kabaddi team for Asian Games: Akshima, Jyoti, Pooja, Pooja, Priyanka, Pushpa, Sakshi Kumari, Ritu Negi, Nidhi Sharma, Sushma Sharma, Snehal Pradeep Shinde, Sonali Vishnu Shingat.
Coached by ace guru, Ashan Kumar, the team will be eager to showcase their experience and skills at the grand stage and make a name for themselves. The Indian kabaddi team is still the favorite to win gold at the 2023 Asian Games. The team has a wealth of experience and talent.
It is worth mentioning that the Indian Kabaddi team has always had a rich and magnificent history of achieving milestones at stages like these. Indian men’s kabaddi team have managed to win gold medals in every Asian Games except in 2018, as it was won by Iran. This time too, the players will be looking forward to maintaining this consistency and dominating the tournament.
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