Kabaddi World Cup 2016: Bangladesh beat England 52-18

Playing their third Kabaddi World Cup, Bangladesh start their campaign with a 52-18 win over debutant England.

By: Express Web Desk | Updated: October 8, 2016 7:50 pm
kabaddiworldcupteams-m Live Kabaddi score, World Cup 2016: In the first Pool A encounter of the day, England take on Bangladesh.

Bangladesh start their World Cup campaign with a thumping with over first timers England. With combine efforts coming from the raiders and defenders, Bangladesh ended with a 52-18 score.

For Bangladesh, captain Aruduzzaman Munshi and Sabuj Mia scored eight match points each, while Tuhin Tarafder scored six points.

Meanwhile, foe England, Tope Adewalure was the top scorer with eight match points. Seven of his points came from successful raids. Captain Someshwar Kalia was given the first yellow card of the

Captain Someshwar Kalia was given the first yellow card of the tournament, after he slapped Bangladesh raider.

Bangladesh next play India on Tuesday at 21:00 hrs IST on October 11.

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