The Kabaddi World Cup 2016 Schedule Match and Player List Indian Teams
International Kabaddi Federation is going to organize Kabaddi World Cup 2016 event this October. This is the 8 edition of going to happen in Gujrat, India. This time India host 12 countries for the Kabaddi World Cup 2016. See below Kabaddi World Cup 2016 Indian Teams Squad, Schedule & Players List.
Kabaddi World Cup 2016 Indian Teams Squad & Players List
- Anup Kumar
- Manjit Chillar
- Pardeep Narwal
- Rakesh Kumar
- Sandeep Narwal
- Surinder Nara
- Surjeet Kumar
- Rohit Kumar
- Mohit chillar
- Surjeet Singh
- Jasvir Singh
India will played 5 matches in Kabaddi World Cup 2016
|Results||Venue and Time|
|India vs Korea||Ahmedabad
07 Oct 2016 20:00 (IST)
|India vs Australia||Ahmedabad
08 Oct 2016 21:00 (IST)
|India vs Bangladesh||Ahmedabad
11 Oct 2016 21:00 (IST)
|India vs Argentina||Ahmedabad
15 Oct 2016 21:00 (IST)
|India vs England||Ahmedabad
18 Oct 2016 21:00 (IST)
USA, Canada, UK, Australia, Iran, Poland, Pakistan, Bangladesh, Korea, Japan and Kenya will be playing in the event the dates for which will be declared later.
“The International Kabaddi Federation is immensely proud that Kabaddi is growing in popularity so fast and is all set to breakthrough on a global stage with the 2016 Kabaddi World Cup scheduled in India,” said Janardan Singh Gehlot, President, International Kabaddi Federation.
“We are committed to nurturing the sport across the globe. The phenomenal success of Star Sports Pro Kabaddi and the participation of players from around the world is a testament to kabaddi’s promise as a global sport. We are delighted and proud to have India host 12 countries for the 2016 Kabaddi World Cup.”
IKF officials point out that they are taking special care to ensure that the selection of the participant teams for the World Cup is representative of every Olympic geography.
Drawing attention to this, Yeong Hak Hoon, Secretary General – IKF, and Secretary of the Korea Kabaddi Federation said, “Kabaddi is growing in popularity in Korea and several other countries, especially due to the phenomenal Star Sports Pro Kabaddi League that is being telecast across the world by Star Sports.
Kabaddi became a part of Asian Games in the year 1990 and India have won all the gold medals since.
Star Sports will be the official broadcaster of the 2016 Kabaddi World Cup.