Kabaddi World Cup Winners Rewarded With the Cash Prize By Sports Ministry

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No one can ever forget the eye-catching performance of the Indian team in Kabaddi World Cup 2016 and left Country feeling proud.

On Thursday, Indian Kabaddi team was in town for the felicitating ceremony of their Spectacular winning performance in Kabaddi World Cup 2016. Felicitating ceremony was organized at the residence of sports minister, Vijay Goel. He announced that each player of Indian Kabaddi team rewarded with the cash prize of 10 lakhs.

He said “All players will get Rs 10 Lakh each and the coach will also be awarded. We will also strive that this game of ours is there in Olympics. It’s not just about cricket, we want football, hockey, and other games to be promoted”.

The minister also said the preparations for next Olympic Games in 2020, 2024 and 2028 have to start now. Officials from broadcaster Star Sports, the main sponsors of the Kabaddi World Cup, were also present on the occasion.

Recently India has won Kabaddi world cup 2016 against Iran , by scoring 38-29. Indian team has won all the Kabaddi World Cup held so far, so this time also they had to win the title of Kabaddi World Cup 2016 to retain their supremacy. All players showed enthusiastic raiding against Iran.

Indian captain Anup Kumar said that international players have improved after playing Kabaddi Leagues in India and that has made the tough competition for them. The man of the tournament Ajay Thakur also said that “more international players were coming to India for the PKL and improving their standards”.

The whole journey was remarkable as from starting with the first match which they lost against Korea, but they won the last match, by winning the last match against Iran they proved their supremacy in the sports as also they consequently won world cup against Iran 3rd time.

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