Super Kabaddi League
LAHORE: Gujrat Warriors beat Faisalabad Sherdils to be crowned champions of Pakistan’s inaugural Super Kabaddi League on Thursday.
Gujrat Warriors, who certified for the ultimate after beating Kashmir Jaanbaaz within the semifinal final night time, outclassed Faisalabad Sherdils by 38-26 to win the match.
Faisalabad Sherdils had defeated Sahiwal Bulls by 33-24 to safe their berth within the remaining.
The match, hosted by Strawberry Sports Administration, was performed between 10 franchise-based groups which represented totally different cities of the nation. The groups have been picked by way of a draft and have been divided into two swimming pools.
Pool A consisted of Gujrat Warriors, Gwadar Bahadars, Lahore Thunders, Sahiwal Bulls and Karachi Zorawars. Pool B was made up of Islamabad All-Stars, Faisalabad Sherdils, Peshawar Haiders, Multan Sikandars and Kashmir Jaanbaaz.
The league had kicked off in Lahore on Might 2 amid a star-studded affair that noticed performances from well-known singers and actors together with Reema Khan and Sara Raza Khan.
Revolving round very fundamental expertise, the sport of kabaddi is performed by two groups of seven, through which a ‘raider’ enters the opposite half of the court docket to tag or wrestle opponents earlier than returning ‘home’ whereas holding his breath and chanting ‘kabaddi, kabaddi’.