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In numbers: Pro Kabaddi League Auction season VII

The auction for season seven of Pro Kabaddi ended on Tuesday with the 12 franchises spending a total of Rs 50.91 crore - with a purse of Rs 4.4 crore - on 200 players.

How AB de Villiers inspired Pawan Kumar Sehrawat's rise in kabaddi

After catching everyone's eye in the Pro Kabaddi League, there is only one goal for Pawan Kumar Sehrawat - he wants to make it into India's national team.


Pakistan reschedules Tri-nation Kabbadi International series due to security reasons

The Tri-nation Kabbadi International series involving India, Pakistan and Iran was rescheduled after the organisers on Tuesday failed to get security clearance for the inaugural matches in Jhang.

SAI kabaddi coach accused of sexual harassment of minor girl commits suicide

R V Hosamani, 59, committed suicide sometime between October 13 and 15 after he was placed under suspension by SAI following a sexual harassment complaint.

New Kabaddi Federation launches Indo International Premier League

The New Kabaddi Federation of India (NKFI) on Wednesday launched the Indo International Premier Kabaddi League beginning on January 26.

Asiad squads skip kabaddi ‘selection trials’

The trials, advertised as a match between the 2018 Asian Games squad versus those who were left out, according to petitioners, turned out to be anything but that.


Asian Games 2018: Wanted to prove I am the best, says Iran coach Shailja Jain

India's Shailja Jain wanted to prove that she is the best kabaddi coach in the world and she has done that with Iran women's team, albeit at the expense of her own country.

Asian Games 2018: India's 28-year golden run ends

Hard-tackling Iran end India’s 28-year reign at the Asian Games kabaddi with a 27-18 scoreline.

Asian Games Kabaddi: How Iranian revolution came about

Kabaddi in Iran is a far cry from what it was when the country formed a federation ahead of the 2006 Doha Asian Games.

Indonesian kabaddi team in India on pilgrimage, exposure tour

Indonesian kabaddi teams visit Kurukshetra to learn about Mahabharat as part of their exposure visit.

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Big B, Aishwarya, Aamir at the opening ceremony of Pro Kabaddi League 2015

Pro Kabaddi League entered its second season on Saturday (July 18) with Bollywood stars attending the opening ceremony.

Kabaddi brings double gold for India, Manju Bala's bronze upgraded to silver

The men & women retained the gold medal by beating Iran in their respective finals, Manju had her bronze upgraded.


Abhishek Bachchan's Jaipur Pink Panthers roar to Pro Kabaddi League title

The Abishek Bachchan-owned Panthers scored a comfortable 35-24 victory over U Mumba in the summit clash.