Narendra Modi congratulates men's, women's Kabaddi teams for World Cups wins
Narendra Modi congratulates men's, women's Kabaddi teams for World Cups wins

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday congratulated Indian men's and women's Kabaddi teams for winning World Cups saying they have made the country proud.

'Badlapur Boys' review: Sincere depiction of a kabaddi team's journey
'Badlapur Boys' review: Sincere depiction of a kabaddi team's journey

They are a bunch of losers. And the film doesn't hesitate in portraying the losers in the most unflattering light.

World Kabaddi League to impose sanctions on players found guilty of doping
World Kabaddi League to impose sanctions on players found guilty of doping

The World Kabaddi League (WKL) on Tuesday announced the list of 23 players who have committed anti-doping rule violations, either before the draft or during and also in out of competition tests.

Big B proud of son's efforts for kabaddi
Big B proud of son's efforts for kabaddi

Lauding his son Abhishek Bachchan's initiative for the promotion of kabaddi, Hindi film veteran Amitabh Bachchan says the country is capable of excelling at multiple sporting events, if people put their heart, mind and business sense to it.

Incheon Asian Games: Closing Ceremony - As it happened...
Incheon Asian Games: Closing Ceremony - As it happened...

Welcome to our live coverage of the Closing Ceremony of 17th Asian Games.

Complete list of India's medallists at Asian Games 2014
Complete list of India's medallists at Asian Games 2014

The following are the Indian medallists at the end of Day 14 of competitions at the 17th Asian Games:

India emerge with reduced medal tally from Asian Games
India emerge with reduced medal tally from Asian Games

The medal count went down but Indian sports still had lots to celebrate with the men's hockey team coming good after a long time to strike gold even as the legend of M C Mary Kom got bigger in a mixed Asian Games campaign for the country's athletes here.

Asian Games: Kabaddi golds prop India on day 14, total haul at 57
Asian Games: Kabaddi golds prop India on day 14, total haul at 57

India brought the curtains down on their campaign in the 17th Asian Games, maintaining their domination of kabaddi with two gold medals as the country rose a rung to eighth in the overall standings on the penultimate day of competitions here on Friday.

Asian Games 2014, Day 14 - As it happened...
Asian Games 2014, Day 14 - As it happened...

Welcome to our roundup of Day 14 of the Asian Games from Incheon.

Asian Games: Holders India stay on course for double gold in kabaddi
Asian Games: Holders India stay on course for double gold in kabaddi

Defending champions India stayed on course for double gold in kabaddi as the sport's powerhouse stormed into the finals of both men and women's events respectively, with resounding wins at the 17th Asian Games, here on Thursday.

Asian Games: Bone-crunching kabaddi a knockout hit
Asian Games: Bone-crunching kabaddi a knockout hit

An ancient contact sport rooted in Indian mythology and said to date back 5,000 years, "kabaddi" is proving a knockout at the Asian Games as its popularity spreads.

India's schedule on Day 10 of 2014 Asian Games
India's schedule on Day 10 of 2014 Asian Games

Indian athletes will see in action in as many as thirteen sports on the 10th day of 17th Asian Games being held in Incheon, South Korea. There will be 32 gold medals at stake with Indian medal hopefuls competing track and field events, boxing, tennis and of course wrestling.

Indian kabaddi teams off to a winning start at Asian Games
Indian kabaddi teams off to a winning start at Asian Games

The Indian men and women kabaddi teams began their 17th Asian Games campaign with victories - both winning against Bangladesh - in their preliminary round matches here Sunday.

India men, women beat Bangladesh in Asian Games Kabaddi
India men, women beat Bangladesh in Asian Games Kabaddi

India made a resounding start in kabaddi competition of the 17th Asian Games with both the men's and women's teams thrashing Bangladesh in their opening preliminary round matches at the Songdo Global University Gymnasium here on Sunday.

Tryst of an American wrestler with Kabaddi
Tryst of an American wrestler with Kabaddi

Hailing from a part of the world where kabaddi is rarely even heard of, Jairo Chavez is an interesting tale of an American's love affair with the rustic Indian sport to which he was introduced by a slight twist of fate.

Asian Games: OCA boss says wushu, kabaddi here to stay
Asian Games: OCA boss says wushu, kabaddi here to stay

Asia`s Olympic boss Sunday said niche events like kabaddi, sepak takraw and wushu would remain in the Asian Games despite pressure to reduce the number of sports.

World Kabaddi League gets support from Sports Ministry
World Kabaddi League gets support from Sports Ministry

The Wave World Kabaddi League (WKL) got a huge boost on Wednesday with the Sports Ministry extending its formal support to the event, the first international tournament promoting the ancient sport.

Bollywood's link with sports is great: Ranbir Kapoor
Bollywood's link with sports is great: Ranbir Kapoor

Actor Ranbir Kapoor, who has stakes in the Mumbai City Football Club (FC) franchise of the Indian Super League (ISL) football tournament, believes Bollywood celebrities' involvement in sports in the country is beneficial in many ways.

Bachchan Jr owned Jaipur Pink Panthers win Pro-Kabaddi title
Bachchan Jr owned Jaipur Pink Panthers win Pro-Kabaddi title

Jaipur Pink Panthers proved too strong for U Mumba as they produced a clinical performance in the all-important final to emerge triumphant in the inaugural Star Sports Pro-Kabaddi League at the NSCI Stadium here Sunday.

World of sport changeth in India: Amitabh Bachchan
World of sport changeth in India: Amitabh Bachchan

 Megastar Amitabh Bachchan, a sports enthusiast, whose son and actor Abhishek Bachchan has invested in a franchise each in a football and kabaddi league, finds the world of sports changing for the better in the country.