newskabaddi9 days ago

PKL auction 2019 | 200 players go under the hammer as PKL teams spend money in galore

As many as 173 domestic players and 27 international players would be a part of the seventh season of the Pro Kabaddi League as 12 franchises battled it out in the auction. Over 50 crores were spent over a period of two days with Siddharth Desai getting the highest bid in his move to Telegu Titans.
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newskabaddi11 days ago

LIVE PKL Player Auctions 2019 | Day 1

After the exciting sixth season of the Pro Kabaddi League, the stars of the sport will be back again to enthral the fans later this year in Season 7. Meanwhile, the franchise owners will battle it out on the auction table to find the perfect combinations for their respective teams before that.
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newskabaddi11 days ago

Pro Kabaddi League | Rakesh Kumar joins Haryana Steelers as head coach for Season 7

Haryana Steelers have appointed former India all-rounder Rakesh Kumar as their new head coach ahead of the seventh season of the Pro Kabaddi League. Rakesh Kumar will replace Rambir Singh Khokar at the helm of the affairs for the side which finished at the bottom of Zone A points table last year.
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newskabaddi12 days ago

Pro Kabaddi League | Anup Kumar appointed coach of Puneri Paltan

Puneri Paltan has appointed Anup Kumar as their next head coach ahead of the player auctions of the upcoming seventh season of the Pro Kabaddi League. Anup, after playing for the first six seasons of the league, retired from competitive kabaddi after Jaipur Pink Panther’s poor last season.
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newskabaddi12 days ago

U Mumba appoints Sanjeev Kumar Baliyan as new head coach

Pro Kabaddi League side U Mumbai has announced the appointment of Sanjeev Kumar Baliyan to replace Iran’s Gholamreza Mazandarani after a fairly successful season. Baliyan has previously managed Patna Pirates to the title in the third season before leading Railways to National Kabaddi Championship.
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newskabaddi16 days ago

Pro Kabaddi League | Thalaivas need fresh blood to improve our performance this season, says Ajay Thakur

Ajay Thakur felt honoured to be retained once again by the Tamil Thalaivas for the 2019 season of the Pro Kabaddi League but asserts that the squad requires young talent in order to do well. Thakur also lavished praise on the Iranian players who are renowned for their above-average fitness levels.
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newskabaddi24 days ago

Pro Kabaddi League | 29 players retained by PKL franchises for next season

Pro Kabaddi League organisers have announced that a total number of 29 kabaddi players retained for the upcoming season of India’s premier kabaddi competition. The players, who haven't been not retained players, will go under the hammer at the auctions which are scheduled to be held from April 8-9.
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newskabaddia month ago

Pro Kabaddi League season seven auction scheduled for April

The auction for the seventh season of the Pro Kabaddi League which will begin in July is slated for April 8 and 9 and will be held in the city of Mumbai. According to the League commissioner, the details for retention of players for this season will be announced in sometime in mid-March.
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newskabaddi3 months ago

Kabaddi has a bright future in India, claims Padma Shri awardee Ajay Thakur

Ajay Thakur, who was the first Kabaddi player to be bestowed with the Padma Shri award, revealed that the sport of Kabaddi has a bright future in the country. Thakur added that winning the 2016 Kabaddi World Cup for India has been the best moment of his career in the popular sport so far.
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newskabaddi3 months ago

LIVE PKL 2018 | Final Bengaluru Bulls vs Gujarat Fortunegiants  - Commentary, Scores and Updates

The D-Day is here and both Bengaluru and Gujarat will be playing their second final in PKL history and look forward to clinch the first ever title for respective teams. Bengaluru had defeated Gujarat in a lopsided first qualifier to make it to the final while Gujarat won the second one against UP. 
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