Kabaddi World Cup has seen dramatic popularity in India and anyhow it as succeeded to revive the game of Kabaddi. And with the extreme popularity of the game, the world cup comes to the final stage of the tournament. India and Iran will lock horns in the final game to win the championship tonight.
Indian squad looked very much vocal and enthusiastic in the semi-final game against Thailand. In the easily predictable game, India beats Thailand in the semi-finals of the Kabaddi World Cup to advance to Saturday’s finale.
However, the game was very much one-sided as Indians beat Thailand with a huge margin of 73-20. But the spotlight of the semi-final night was the match between Iran and South Korea, which has seen dramatic attacks and counter attacks. In the end, Iran managed to advance to the finale beating the Koreans by 28-22.
But the Final is not going to easy at all, Iranians are not in any mood to take this game lightly as they were also among the top contenders for the championship along with India and South Korea. South Koreans beat the Indian squad in the opening match, so Iran vs India is definitely going to be a great match to watch out for.
Also, the atmosphere for the final in the stadium is going to be very much charged up as the possibility of any other result will unthinkable for the fans at the arena.
Anup Kumar and his men have to sense the sky-high expectations and have to respond splendidly. Defence of the Iranians is rock solid and that is also the weaker nerve of Indian squad so far.
Raiders Ajay Thakur and Pardeep Narwal will have been pivotal to India’s victory in the Final.The deadly duo managed 11 and 14 points respectively in the semis against Thais.
The defence was as solid against the Thais as Surjeet (3 pts), Surender Nada (5 pts) and Manjeet Chhillar (4 pts) have enjoyed the successful outings.
Now, these Players to have to give their best to continue with the title of world Kabaddi champions and they will face the Iran for the third consecutive time in the World cup Finals.