Kabaddi World Cup 2016 Dates, Fixtures & Schedule | Your complete guide

The 2016 Kabaddi World Cup: India to host 3rd edition of Kabaddi World Cup 2016. It is Organised by International Kabaddi Federation(IKF). IKF announced the Kabaddi World Cup 2016 schedule which will be hosted in Ahmedabad, Gujarat at the brand new state-of-the-art stadium, The Arena by Trans Stadia. In this biggest upcoming Kabaddi World Cup, total 12 countries are participating. The tournament will start from October 7 to October 22, 2016. The Kabaddi tournament will play in a round-robin league format. This year tournament, total 12 teams divided into two groups of six teams each. Here is all that you need to know about the 2016 Kabaddi World Cup.

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Kabaddi World Cup 2016 Dates, Fixtures & Schedule

The 2016 Kabaddi World Cup schedule is officially announced by the Shri Vijay Goel, Hon’ble Minister of Youth Affairs and Sports and Mr. JS Gehlot, President, International Kabaddi Federation (IKF).

Team Played

Date

Start Time

India vs South Korea Friday 7 October 20:00 hrs IST
USA vs Iran Friday 7 October 21:00 hrs IST
England vs Bangladesh Saturday 8 October 19:00 hrs IST
Poland vs Kenya Saturday 8 October 20:00 hrs IST
India vs Australia Saturday 8 October 21:00 hrs IST
Argentina vs South Korea Sunday 9 October 19:00 hrs IST
United States vs Japan Sunday 9 October 20:00 hrs IST
Iran vs Thailand Sunday 9 October 21:00 hrs IST
England vs Australia Monday 10 October 20:00 hrs IST
Poland vs Thailand Monday 10 October 21:00 hrs IST
Iran vs Kenya Tuesday 11 October 20:00 hrs IST
India vs Bangladesh Tuesday 11 October 21:00 hrs IST
Australia vs Argentina Wednesday 12 October 21:00 hrs IST
Thailand vs Kenya Thursday 13 October 20:00 hrs IST
Bangladesh vs South Korea Thursday 13 October 21:00 hrs IST
England vs Argentina Friday 14 October 20:00 hrs IST
United States vs Poland Friday 14 October 21:00 hrs IST
South Korea vs Australia Saturday 15 October 19:00 hrs IST
Japan vs Iran Saturday 15 October 20:00 hrs IST
India vs Argentina Saturday 15 October 21:00 hrs IST
Thailand vs United States Sunday 16 October 19:00 hrs IST
South Korea vs England Sunday 16 October 20:00 hrs IST
Japan vs Kenya Sunday 16 October 21:00 hrs IST
Poland vs Iran Monday 17 October 20:00 hrs IST
Australia vs Bangladesh Monday 17 October 21:00 hrs IST
United States vs Kenya Tuesday 18 October 20:00 hrs IST
India vs England Tuesday 18 October 21:00 hrs IST
Bangladesh vs Argentina Wednesday 19 October 20:00 hrs IST
Thailand vs Japan Wednesday 19 October 21:00 hrs IST

Kabaddi World Cup 2016 Semifinals | Final | Groups:

The tournament will play in ‘Round Robin format’. Top 2 sides from both the pools will qualify for semi-finals. Semi-finals while final will be played on 22 October 2016.

The 2016 Kabaddi World Cup Groups:

India is no.1 team in the world and won all the Kabaddi World Cup till now so Indian team is favorite for this year’s world cup too. In this year following teams are participating. Total 12 teams, divided into two groups(2 Pools) of six each.

Pool A  Pool B

India

Bangladesh

South Korea

Australia

England

 Argentina.

Iran

Thailand

Japan

USA

Poland

 Kenya.

Semifinals:

TBA vs TBA, Friday 21 October, 20:00 hrs IST
TBA vs TBA, Friday 21 October, 21:00 hrs IST

Final:

TBA vs TBA, Saturday 22 October, 21:00 hrs IST

This time India host 12 countries for the 2016 Kabaddi World Cup. Star Sports will be the official broadcaster of the KWC. The Kick to start from October 7, 2016.

Kabaddi World Cup 2016 Live Official Broadcaster

Star Sports is the official broadcaster of the Kabaddi World Cup 2016. It will broadcast all matches live in India. And also the Kabaddi event will also live broadcast in the Australia, USA, Canada, EU, United Kingdom, New Zealand.

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