Kabbadi news

Women's Kabaddi challenge set for debut, to begin alongside men's Pro Kabaddi

The challenge will reveal three teams -- Fire Birds captained by Mamtha Poojari, Ice Divas led by Abhilasha Mhatre and Storm Queens led by Tejeswini Bai.

Jun 27, 2016, 19:21 PM IST

Nine Kabbadi players killed in road accident in Odisha

Nine Kabbadi players were killed and five others have been injured in a road accident in Barai area of Sundergarh District in Odisha.

Sep 20, 2015, 10:50 AM IST

Pakistan players wear black arm bands in World Cup Kabaddi

Pakistan players on Wednesday wore black arm bands during a match in the ongoing World Cup Kabbadi tournament being held in Punjab to pay homage to the children killed in a brutal terror attack on a Peshawar school.

Dec 17, 2014, 19:56 PM IST

Dabang Delhi earn a consolation win over Puneri Paltans

Dabang Delhi displayed a commanding performance to post a superb 45-22 victory over a lacklustre Puneri Paltans in the Star Sports Pro Kabbadi League at Kanteerava Indoor Stadium, here today.

Aug 25, 2014, 21:41 PM IST

Telgu Titans keep their hopes alive in Pro Kabaddi League

Telugu Titans recovered from initial hiccups to post a thrilling 32-29 victory over Patna Pirates to keep their hopes alive of making it to the semifinal of the Pro Kabaddi League here on Saturday.

Aug 23, 2014, 23:16 PM IST

Delhi Dabang gears up to take home advantage

With four matches to be played on home turf, Dabang Delhi will look to clinch full 20 points and book a berth in the knockout stage of the inaugural Star Sports Pro Kabaddi League, commencing at the Thyagraj Stadium here from Sunday.

Aug 02, 2014, 18:52 PM IST

Kenyan presence in kabaddi

Simon Maina Kibura is a Kenyan kabaddi professional and is the only player from the African nation to play in the franchise-league Pro Kabaddi, representing Puneri Paltans.

Aug 02, 2014, 18:31 PM IST

Punjab to strive for Kabaddi`s inclusion in Olympics: Badal

Punjab chief minister Parkash Singh Badal thursday said the state government would soon take up the matter with the Centre to include Kabbadi in the Olympic programme.

Dec 05, 2013, 23:05 PM IST

Fourth Kabaddi World Cup gets underway

The fourth edition of World Cup Kabaddi tournament, in which 20 teams including eight women’s are taking part, got off to a glittering start here Saturday night.

Dec 01, 2013, 00:23 AM IST

Former kabaddi players defend AKFI president

Former India kabaddi players have shot off a letter to Sports Minister, requesting his office to initiate an inquiry into the charges made by Ashan Kumar against AKFI president, Janardhan Singh.

May 21, 2013, 19:32 PM IST