Kabaddi… Kabaddi… Kabaddi… These are the 3 magical words which makes every Indian go into play mode. Kabaddi is one of the oldest & most popular games of India. Every Indian has once played this game in his/her childhood days. The Pro Kabaddi League (PKL) has just begun and it is a one of its kind professional league for Kabaddi in India which is broadly based on much popular sporting events like English Premier League (EPL) and the Indian Premier League (IPL). There are 8 teams with celebrities like Amitabh Bachchan/Abhishek Bachchan owning teams, similar to IPL, with players from around the world participating in the event.
Pro Kabaddi League
The 8 teams that will take part in the first ever professional Kabaddi tournament of this kind will be travelling together as the matches will be held in small chunks of 6-8 games at one location and the entire bandwagon moves on to another location for the next chunk of the tournament. The top 4 teams will make their way to the Semi Finals which will be held in Bengaluru’s Kanteerava Indoor Stadium.
U Mumba from Mumbai