close

News WrapGet Handpicked Stories from our editors directly to your mailbox

  • 542/542 TARGET 272
  • BJP+

    354BJP+

  • CONG+

    90CONG+

  • OTH

    98OTH

Ajay Thakur

29 players retained for 2019 Pro Kabaddi League

The number of retained players for the upcoming season, starting July 19, has increased from the previous season's 21.

Mar 26, 2019, 00:45 AM IST

Pro- Kabaddi League: Tamil Thalaivas crush Patna Pirates 42-26 in opening clash

Skipper Ajay Thakur led from the front for Tamil Thalaivas and scored 14 points to lead his team to victory. 

Oct 07, 2018, 22:10 PM IST

India hammer Iran 44-26 to lift Kabaddi Masters trophy

India's continued dominance in the match as defenders Surjeet, Girish were thrashing the Iran raiders and grabbing them at will.

Jul 01, 2018, 18:17 PM IST

Asian Kabaddi Championships: Male coach wears hijab to enter women's arena in Iran

Photographs of the coach attending the match wearing a hijab made their way to social media.

Nov 29, 2017, 19:48 PM IST

PKL 2017: Tamil Thalaivas beat U Mumba 38-35

Thakur also reached reached the 500 raid point milestone in the history of Pro Kabaddi League. He scored 15 raid points and delivered every time his team were looking down and out.

Oct 10, 2017, 22:42 PM IST

PKL 2017: Tamil Thalaivas edge Gujarat Fortunegiants 35-34

Gujarat are top of the table in Zone A with 61 points from 16 matches. Tamil Thalaivas are bottom of the table in Zone B with 28 points from 13 matches.

Sep 26, 2017, 21:48 PM IST

PKL 2017: Ajay Thakur gives Tamil Thalaivas last-gasp win over UP Yoddha

Tamil Thalaivas remain rooted at the bottom of Zone B table with 21 points from 10 games. UP Yoddha are second with 37 points from 14 games.

Sep 13, 2017, 23:57 PM IST

Pro Kabaddi League 2017 to kick off with blockbuster Telugu Titans-Tamil Thalaivas clash in Hyderabad

The inaugural match of the tournament would be held at the Gachibowli stadium between the Rahul Chaudhari-led Telugu Titans and Tamil Thalaivas.

Jul 27, 2017, 21:59 PM IST

Accolades galore for Kabaddi team: PM Modi leads the nation congratulating Anup Kumar & Co for winning World Cup

India had defeated Iran in the previous two World Cup finals, 55-27 at Mumbai In 2004 and 20-19 at Panvel in 2007.

Oct 22, 2016, 23:53 PM IST

India made history by lifting Kabaddi World Cup title for 3rd successive time, beat Iran 38-29 in Ahmedabad final

India had previously defeated Iran in the previous two World Cup finals, 55-27 at Mumbai In 2004 and 20-19 at Panvel in 2007.

Oct 22, 2016, 21:51 PM IST

Sachin Tendulkar, Virender Sehwag on raid: Cricket legends congratulate India on reaching 2016 Kabaddi World Cup final

The final against the Persian giants will be played on Saturday.

Oct 22, 2016, 00:46 AM IST

Kabaddi World Cup 2016: Defending champions India destroy Thailand, set up third successive final with Iran

India have won the previous two World Cups, under the revamped standarised format, each time defeating Iran inn the finals.

Oct 21, 2016, 23:37 PM IST

Pro Kabaddi League: Bengaluru Bulls beat Bengal Warriors 33-22

 Ajay Thakur and Manjeet Chhillar's stellar performance enabled Bengaluru Bulls rout Bengal Warriors 33-22 in a Pro Kabaddi encounter at the Gachibowli Stadium here on Thursday.

Aug 06, 2015, 22:01 PM IST

Bengaluru Bulls beat Telegu Titans 35-21 in Pro Kabaddi

Bengaluru Bulls put up an impressive performance to beat Telugu Titans 35-21 in the Pro Kabaddi Season 2 here on Friday.

Jul 31, 2015, 23:46 PM IST

Himachal government to give 20 lakh each to gold-winning kabaddi players

Himachal government on Saturday announced cash prizes of Rs 20 lakh each to three kabaddi players from the state who were members of the gold medal-winning Indian men and women's teams at the 17th Asian Games in South Korea.

Oct 04, 2014, 21:28 PM IST

Pro Kabaddi League: Bengaluru rally to defeat Pune for second win on trot

Bengaluru Bulls pulled out all stops to recover from a first half deficit and down Pune Palton 40-37 for their second straight win on day two of the Star Sports Pro Kabaddi League at the NSCI Stadium here on Sunday.

Jul 27, 2014, 23:08 PM IST