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Pro Kabaddi League: India's Ancient Sport to Land Professional Footing (Date: August 11,2014)

 

Rupert Murdoch's Star TV, Indian tractor tycoon Anand Mahindra, and veteran sports commentator Charu Sharma have teamed up to launch the so-called Pro Kabaddi League, moving into uncharted territory for Indian sports.

Together with their business partners, this trio are trying to get the cricket-crazy and football-loving India to warm up to the idea of a professional kabaddi league.

The Pro Kabaddi League could do for the sport what the Indian Premier League (IPL) did for cricket and what England's Premier League did for club football.

Read more in http://www.ibtimes.co.uk/pro-kabaddi-league-age-old-indian-sport-poised-land-professional-footing-1458395

 

IB times- News and media

Pro Kabaddi League: India's Ancient Sport to Land Professional Footing (Date: August 11,2014)

 

Rupert Murdoch's Star TV, Indian tractor tycoon Anand Mahindra, and veteran sports commentator Charu Sharma have teamed up to launch the so-called Pro Kabaddi League, moving into uncharted territory for Indian sports.

Together with their business partners, this trio are trying to get the cricket-crazy and football-loving India to warm up to the idea of a professional kabaddi league.

The Pro Kabaddi League could do for the sport what the Indian Premier League (IPL) did for cricket and what England's Premier League did for club football.

Read more in http://www.ibtimes.co.uk/pro-kabaddi-league-age-old-indian-sport-poised-land-professional-footing-1458395