“International Kabaddi Federation” 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. India gets ready to host the eighth edition of Kabaddi World Cup. The sport has been immensely popular here in India. Apart from India, other countries who will battle for 2016 Kabaddi World Cup include United States of America, Canada, England, Australia, Iran, Poland, Pakistan, Bangladesh, Korea, Japan and Kenya. In this biggest upcoming Kabaddi World Cup, total 12 countries are participating. The tournament will start from October 7 to October 22, 2016.
Indian Players List & Schedule of the 2016 Kabaddi World Cup
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. Anup Kumar who has been leading the Indian Kabaddi team is now top name and he is the experienced player in the team and Manjit Chillar who become a star player because of the Pro Kabaddi League. Both the players are going through great form and there are other players like Gurpreet Singh, Surjeet Singh Narwal also performed well in Pro kabaddi league and kabaddi is gaining popularity in all over the world. So, India has good opportunity dominate this world cup also.
Here is the complete players list of the India for the Kabaddi World Cup 2016.
1: Anup Kumar (captain) – Raider
2: Rahul Chaudhary – Raider
3: Deepak Hooda – Raider
4: Pardeep Narwal – Raider
5: Jasvir Singh – Raider
6: Ajay Thakur – Raider
7: Mohit Chhillar – All Rounder
8: Surender Nadda – Defender
9: Surjeet Singh – Defender
10: Dharmaraj Cherathalan – Defender
11: Kiran Parmar – All Rounder
12: Manjeet Chillar – All Rounder
13: Nitin Tomar – All Rounder
14: Sandeep Narwal – All Rounder
Also Read: Kabaddi World Cup 2016 Dates, Fixtures & Schedule
India will played 5 matches in Kabaddi World Cup 2016
Venue and Time
|India vs Korea
Friday 07 October, 20:00 hrs IST
|India vs Australia
Saturday 08 October, 21:00 hrs IST
|India vs Bangladesh
Tuesday 11 October, 21:00 hrs IST
|India vs Argentina
Saturday 15 October, 21:00 hrs IST
|India vs England
Tuesday 18 October, 21:00 hrs IST
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