In the state of Goa, the National Kabaddi Championship of the 37th National Games will be held from November 4 to 8. At the National Games in 2023, eight men’s and eight women’s Kabaddi teams will compete for the coveted gold medal in their respective categories. The men’s and women’s Kabaddi finals for the National Games 2023 will be held on November 8.
National Kabaddi Championship 2023
National Kabaddi Championship 2023, one of the most respected competitions is the Senior National Kabaddi Championship for Men. With a long history in the sport, Maharashtra has been selected to host the event. Teams from across the country will come together to fight for the prestigious championship and showcase their abilities.
Apart from providing a platform to elite players at National Kabaddi, the event is also essential in maintaining the legacy of Kabaddi in India. Deeply rooted in India’s rich sporting tradition, the game holds a special place in the hearts of many people. The game never fails to captivate the audience with its intense action and high stakes. We will see everyone’s enthusiasm and love for Kabaddi during the 37th National Games.
Men and Women Kabaddi National Games 2023 Schedule
The schedule of Men’s and Women’s Kabaddi National Games 2023 with dates and timings is as follows:
- Maharashtra vs Punjab, November 4, 11:00 PM
- Goa vs Uttar Pradesh, November 4, 12:15 pm
- Tamil Nadu vs Chandigarh, November 4, 16:00 PM
- Haryana vs Services, 4 November, 17:15 hrs
- Maharashtra vs Tamil Nadu, November 5, 11:00 PM
- Goa vs Services, 5 November, 12:15 pm
- Chandigarh vs Punjab, 5 November, 16:00 PM
- Haryana vs Uttar Pradesh, November 5, 17:15 PM
- Tamil Nadu vs Punjab, 6 November, 11:00 PM
- Goa vs Haryana, November 6, 12:15 pm
- Maharashtra vs Chandigarh, 6 November, 16:00 PM
- Uttar Pradesh vs Services, 6 November, 17:15 hrs
- Semifinal 1, 7 November, 15:00
- Semifinal 2, 7 November, 16:00
- Last, November 8, 12:30
- November 3, 2023: Jharkhand vs Goa, 11:00 am, Maharashtra vs Himachal Pradesh, 12:00 noon, Haryana vs Punjab, 4:00 pm, Rajasthan vs Uttar Pradesh, 5:00 pm
- November 04, 2023: Jharkhand vs Punjab, 11:00 am, Himachal Pradesh vs Uttar Pradesh, 12:00 noon, Haryana vs Goa, 4:00 pm, Rajasthan vs Maharashtra, 5:00 pm
- November 5, 2023: Haryana vs Jharkhand, 11:00 am, Himachal Pradesh vs Rajasthan, 12:00 noon, Punjab vs Goa, 4:00 pm, Uttar Pradesh vs Maharashtra, 5:00 pm
- November 6, 2023: Semifinal 1, 11:00 am, Semifinal 2, 4:00 pm
- Last November 8, 2023, 10:00 am
National Kabaddi Championship 2023 Teams
The Kabaddi competition at the 37th National Games features a wide field of teams, each of which embodies the distinctive athletic heritage and prowess of its home region.
The 37th National Games Kabaddi competitions are scheduled to begin on November 3, 2023, so fans of the game should mark that day on their calendars. The final game, scheduled for November 7, 2023, will mark the pinnacle of the path toward greatness. The winners will take with them the pride of their respective regions.
Overview of Men’s Kabaddi
The men’s Kabaddi tournament will begin with the Maharashtra vs Punjab match on November 3, 2023, at 5:00 PM IST. Apart from this, three additional matches will be played at 6:00 pm, 7:00 pm and 8:00 pm. These three matches will be Goa vs Uttar Pradesh, Tamil Nadu vs Chandigarh, and Haryana vs Services. The final match of the tournament will be held on 7th November.
- Group A: Punjab, Tamil Nadu, Chandigarh, Maharashtra
- Group B: Services, Goa, Uttar Pradesh and Haryana
Overview of Women’s Kabaddi
The women’s Kabaddi tournament will also start on November 3, 2023. The matches between Jharkhand and Goa will start at 11:00 am, while the matches between Maharashtra and Himachal Pradesh will start at 12:00 pm. After this, Rajasthan will play Uttar Pradesh at 5:00 pm and Haryana will play Punjab at 4:00 pm. After this, there will be more exciting games in the coming days. It is important to remember that the final match of the women’s tournament will take place on November 8 at 10:00 am.
- Group A: Punjab, Goa, Jharkhand and Haryana
- Group B: Himachal Pradesh, Uttar Pradesh, Rajasthan and Maharashtra
National Kabaddi Championship 2023 Prize Money
The prize money of Kabaddi League 2023 went to the winner of the previous season, who won Rs 3 crore. The total prize money for the first and second runners-up was Rs 8 crore, with prizes worth Rs 1.80 crore and Rs 1.20 crore respectively.
The prize money for the winners is Rs 3 crore, and the prize money for the losers is Rs 1.8 crore. The teams finishing fifth and sixth will each get Rs 45 lakh, while the teams that fail to make the semi-finals will get Rs 90 lakh.