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newskabaddi21 days ago

2021 PKL set to start on December 22, Bengaluru to host all matches

The new season of the Indian Kabaddi League will start from December 22, later this year, with the matches to be live telecast on Star Sports and Disney+ Hotstar. Marshal Sports will ensure that the government-mandated Covid-19 protocols will be followed to protect the athletes and staff.
SportsCafe Desk
featurekabaddi2 months ago

2021 PKL | Full team list of all 12 PKL franchises for season 8 after auction

The 2021 PKL mega-auction ended after three days of intense bidding from 12 franchises. While the usual suspects went big in the market, a few surprises unfolded as some out-of-the-blue stars fetched fairly lucrative deals compared to their allotted price tags before the bidding started.
sounak mullick
newskabaddi2 months ago

2021 PKL Auction | Arjun Deshwal bags 96-lakh deal, Ajay Thakur and Monu Goyat retained

Former U Mumba raider Arjun Deshwal has been roped by Jaipur Pink Panthers for a whopping sum of INR 96 lakh for the upcoming season, making him the third most expensive player to be sold in the auction. Ajay Thakur, Manjeet Chillar, and Monu Goyat have been retained by their respective franchises.
SportsCafe Desk
newskabaddi2 months ago

2021 PKL Auction | Pardeep Narwal goes to UP Yoddha for record-breaking 1.65 crore fee

Pardeep Narwal stole the limelight on Day 2 of the 2021 PKL mega-auction, with UP Yoddha roping him in for a mammoth 1.65 crores ahead of the new season. Siddharth Desai was the only other player who bagged a crore-rupee deal, with Manjeet going under the hammer as the third most expensive buy.
SportsCafe Desk
featurekabaddi2 months ago

2021 PKL Auction | Rules of the auction, when and where to watch

After a long wait, the 8th season of the Pro Kabaddi League is finally round the corner. Even though we have to wait a bit longer for some live action, the mega auction, which starts later this week, has already created the buzz and hype around the upcoming event.
sounak mullick
featurekabaddi2 months ago

2021 PKL Auction | 5 players to light up the mega auction

The 2021 PKL mega auction will take place from August 29-31, with more than 450 players to go under the hammer, while 12 franchises are set to dig deep into their pockets. With big shots released from their respective franchises, the auction will be exciting more than it has ever been.
sounak mullick
newskabaddia year ago

2020 Pro Kabaddi League cancelled due to health concerns

The 2020 Pro Kabaddi League (PKL) has been forced to cancel owing to the Covid-19 pandemic situation in India, as per the organizers of the tournament. Started its journey back in 2014, the PKL is one of the most-watched leagues in India, having popularised the game with its extensive coverage.
SportsCafe Desk
newskabaddia year ago

Kabaddi suffered the most due to the Covid-19 pandemic, claims Raju Bhavsar

The nature of Covid-19 has impacted each discipline differently, with contact sports like Kabaddi, Boxing, Wrestling, and even Taekwondo taking huge blows compared to other sports. SportsCafe caught up with Kadaddi expert Raju Bhavsar, who explained why the sport suffered the most due to lockdown.
sounak mullick
newskabaddia year ago

Pro Kabaddi League not in talks for staging the tournament in Sri Lanka

The President of Sri Lanka Kabaddi Federation, Mr. Anura Pathirana has cleared the air to the Pro Kabaddi management that has been no discussions with any of their officials about the prospects of hosting the league in Sri Lanka. The Pro Kabaddi League generally starts in July and ends in October.
SportsCafe Desk
featurekabaddi2 years ago

My journey through the seasons of Pro Kabaddi League

I come from a family of Kabaddi. My father was a Kabaddi player and I used to watch him play while growing up. Not just my family, but also my hometown Sonipat is known for Kabaddi. My hometown has produced many esteemed Kabaddi players who have represented India in international tournaments.
Surjeet Singh