The stage is set, and the audience is ready to witness the biggest battle of 2016 as the ultimate final of 2016 edition of Kabaddi World Cup will take place on October 22, 2016. After, the three weeks of nail-biting competition between the different countries, India and Iran managed to seal the spot in the big final as both the teams will lock their horns at The Arena by TransStadia, Ahmedabad.
WHERE TO WATCH
Indian viewers can picket the Kabaddi World Cup 2016 on Star Sports 1 Star Sports 2 also Star Sports 3. The watcher’s from all around the world can see the Kabaddi World Cup 2016 on following channels:
United Kingdom: Sky Sports
England: Star Sports
England of America: Fox Sports
Saudi Arabia: OSN Sports
India beat Iran 38-29 to win their third successive Kabaddi World Cup
India Team Preview
The mighty Indians are definetely the giant team when it comes to Kabaadi. India are the defending champion and now, they again reached the final of Kabaadi World Cup for the consecutive times.
The host has just lost their opener game against the South Korean and after, that they bounced back comfortably and won all the games against the Australia, Baanladesh, Argentina, England and even thrassed the Thailand team in the semi final by heavy margin.
The India team is led by the Anup Kumar and he has been brilliant both with his tactics and brilliants strikings. Meanhwile, the key player for India are Jasvir Singh, Deepak Niwas Hooda, Manjeet Chhillar and Surender Nada. This team has balance in both attack and defence and they just need to play the simfinal game of Kabaadi that they displayed in their last 5 games.
The Kabaadi pundits has named India as favorite to clinch the trophy of the final, although India should not underestimate the potential of the Iran team. Meanhwile, the country with the population of 2.1 billions are praying for their home team to get crowned for the second consecutive team in Kabaadi World Cup.
Anup Kumar (C), Ajay Thakur, Deepak Niwas Hooda, Jasvir Singh, Pardeep Narwal, Rahul Chaudhary, Dharamraj Cherathalan, Mohit Chhillar, Surender Nada, Surjeet Narwal, Kiran Parmar, Manjeet Chhillar, Sandeep Narwal, Nitin Tomar
Iran Team Preview
The Iran has quickly rose up the ranking in the points table in the group B and went on to beat the strongest South Korea in the semi final to reserve the seat in the big final.
Iran has been in terrific form in this edition of Kabaadi world cup as they finished the points table with 20 points and won 4 games out of the 5 games. The team is led by Meraj Sheykh and he along with Gholamabbas Korouki, Mohammadesmaeil Maghsoudloumahalli, Mohammadtaghi Paeinmahali, Mohsen Maghsoudloujafari, are the key factor for the success of this team.
The Iran is the finalist of the last edition of Kabaadi world cup and this now, they must be looking to turn the table by dismantling the dominance of the India in the Kabaadi game.
Although, Iran will definetely need the luck with them as India has been in form right from their second match of Kabaadi world cup.
Meraj Sheykh (C), Abolfazl Maghsoudlou Mahalli, Gholamabbas Korouki, Mohammadesmaeil Maghsoudloumahalli, Mohammadtaghi Paeinmahali, Mohsen Maghsoudloujafari, Abozar Mohajer Mighani, Fazel Atrachali, Hadi Tajik, Milad Sheibak, Soleiman Pahlevani, Mohammad Esmaeil Nabibakhsh, Farhad Rahimi Milaghardan, Saeid Ghaffari.
India is hot favorite to win this match.