Friday, December 14, 2018

Siddharth Desai: A mix of pace and maturity in the Pro Kabaddi League

On the 31st of May 2018, kabaddi fans all over the world waited in bated breath as the VIVO Pro Kabaddi League auction was the talk of the town, as the twelve franchises in the fray were involved in...

Sports is all about maintaining the spirit of sportsmanship | By Sandeep Narwal

Aggression is one of the key traits that every athlete who aspires to be significant in kabaddi must imbibe in their style of play. According to me, a kabaddi player must be fit, healthy and have good stamina. Apart from...

The battle to shape the future of Indian Kabaddi

The 23rd of August 2018 will be imprinted as one of the biggest days in Kabaddi history as the Indian men's team, seven-time champions of the Asian Games fell 18-27 to a mighty Iran side as social media went...

Pressure by Federation subdued us, says Payel Chowdhury captain of women’s Kabaddi Team

If there is one sport that India has always dominated from the get-go, it must have been Kabaddi. The Indian team-both men and women perpetually occupied the thrones in every Kabaddi tournament. For a long, long time there wasn't another...

Iran’s rise, on the Indian turf, brings exciting prospects for Kabaddi

The 23rd of August 2018 will be entered into the history books as the date on which one of Kabaddi's biggest moments unfurled, when a dominant Iran men's team, led by Fazel Athrachali outclassed the Men in Blue 27-18...

Going the IPL-way did not help Kabaddi at Asiad. So what next for the sport?

Following the success of the Indian Premier League, Kabaddi launched a version of its own- the Pro Kabaddi League. The organisers banked on the popularity of the sport and started a commercially driven league destined to follow in the footsteps...

Asian Games 2018: Defending Champions Women’s Kabaddi team register emphatic win

The Indian contingent registered its first win at the Asian Games 2018 as the country's women's Kabaddi team completely sunk down the challenge put up by Japan in their Group A opener here on 19 August. India won 43-12 in...

Time to ensure a fair selection process: former Kabaddi captain

The 2018 edition of the Asian Games is just around the corner, and one of India's biggest medal hopes is in the form of the men's Kabaddi team, which boasts of some of the world's best players and are...

Pro Kabaddi League: A lucrative success story

Sports in the Indian circuit witnessed a miraculous phenomenon when the Indian Premier League was inducted. The cash-rich extravaganza offered lucrative deals to many a young talent who use to ply their trade in the domestic circuit in a...

India defeat Pakistan to storm into Asian Kabaddi Championship semi-final

India scripted a memorable 44-18 victory over arch-rivals Pakistan in the final group game of Asian Kabaddi Championships in Gorgan, Iran to enter into the semi-finals of the meet. The Indians put up a great show during the match with...