kabaddi


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kabaddi

(kəˈbɑːdɪ)
n
(Games, other than specified) a game played between two teams of seven players, in which individuals take turns to chase and try to touch members of the opposing team without being captured by them
[Tamil]
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The kabaddi event was introduced at the Games in 1990.
PESHAWAR -- Peshawar Nazim Arbab Mohammad Asim Khan has said that the district government is committed to promoting traditional games like kabaddi in the villages situated on the outskirts of the provincial capital.
Dubai: "Kabaddi will soon become a global sport," remarked India's Sports Minister Rajyavardhan Singh Rathore.
'Kabaddi, kabaddi, kabaddi.', chanted team members of the Knowledge and Human Development Authority (KHDA) just before scoring the final winning point against the team from the Consulate-General of India.
JESSICA ELLIOTT from Hudders-field will be in the England Women's team to play Scotland in a kabaddi international at Warrenside on Sunday.
FIVE YEARS ago, Pinky Ambawatta struck gold in kabaddi at the Junior Asian Games in Malaysia.
Two Iranians have been picked as the two highest paid players in India's Pro Kabaddi League (PKL), a sport little known outside the subcontinent.
Kabaddi, the traditional Indian sport, is all set for its international league debut with a kick off in London next month and matches in Dubai, Canada, the US and Belgium.
Between 5,000 and 10,000 fans are expected at Coventrians RFC, in Yelverton Lane, Holbrooks, for the city heat of the UK Kabaddi Championships on Sunday, July 11.
MUSCAT | Kabaddi, a sport associated with the Subcontinent, will certainly be the star attraction of the 2nd Asian Beach Games to be held in Muscat in December this year.
LAHORE -- Pakistan Kabaddi Federation is organizing the 1st All Pakistan Inter Divisional U20 Kabaddi Championship (Asian Style) from July 26 to 28 at Pakistan Sports Complex, Islamabad.
Talking to reporter, Pakistan Kabaddi Federation (PKF) Secretary Rana Sarwar said "currently we have the All- Pakistan Inter Divisional Under-20 Asian Style Kabaddi Championship in the line-up which is scheduled to be held here at the Pakistan Sports Complex from July 26".