1st OPEN KABBADI TOURNAMENT 2019 | Shiv Nadar University


15 Jan 2019

The 1st OPEN KABBADI TOURNAMENT 2019 organised by Department of Physical Education together with Sports Committee at SNU campus. The tournament was a huge success and has set a benchmark for future tournaments to follow. The tournamnet started off with inauguration done by Mr. Rajiv Swarup, President, SNU inaugurating the exhibition match between the sports committee team and Ka-Boom a first rated team.10 Teams participated in the tournament and all of them were found to be rich in talent and diversity.

The matches were filled with passion, excitement and hunger for victory. Once a team earns a point catching a raider the next it looses it's own raider and may even lose members by the enemy raider. It was heartening to see people come out in large numbers to support their friends.The audience was appreciative and supportive.The sportsmanship spirit of the teams was beyond the level.

The excitement matches increased in ferocity and spirit. The finals was between 'Ka-Boom' led by Hitesh and 'Bajrang Dal' led by Mani Tyagi. It was an explosive encounter marked with remarkable displays of mental tactics and physical skill from both sides. There were undoubtedly moments of aggression between the players and teams but were ended on an amiable scale. The match ended in defeat for the boys from ' Bajrang Dal' even though they fought bravely unto the end.Cash prizes were distributed to the winners and runner-ups.

Department of Physical Education has announced to include Kabbadi in the sports program of university.