MUMBAI: Hyderabad will host the 1st leg of season three of the Star Sports activities Pro Kabaddi League from January 30 following year, with the home staff Telugu Titans taking on title holders U Mumba to kick-commence the match at the Titans’ home turf, Gachibowli Indoor Stadium.
After the end of the two-portion league phase, divided by a single day’s crack, the perform-off video games would be held in New Delhi among March four and six, in accordance to a media launch from the organisers today.
PKL, organised by Mashal Sports activities and Star India, in affiliation with the Global Kabaddi Federation, Asian Kabaddi Federation and the Beginner Kabaddi Federation of India, is now heading to be a bi-once-a-year league with two seasons every calendar year, the release explained.
Year three is becoming held just 5 months following completion of the second season and would function sixty online games throughout 34 days in 8 cities and subsequent the very same ‘caravan style’ structure like in the 1st two seasons.
The League would be held at each franchise metropolis for a length of 4 times, the place the property staff would perform four of the going to franchises and all 7 visiting franchises would perform a set of absent game titles in each metropolis.
After the opening leg in Hyderabad, the caravan would shift to the Kanteerava Indoor Stadium, Bengaluru, to be adopted by Netaji Indoor Stadium in Kolkata.
This period, the badminton arena in the Balewadi Sporting activities Complex, Pune would be the location for the culmination to the 1st half of the league.
The indoor stadium at the Patliputra Sports activities Intricate, Patna is the venue of the next 50 % of the league with the caravan then relocating to Sawai Mansingh Stadium in Jaipur on February twenty.
Relocating on from Jaipur, the league will be performed in at the Thyagaraj Indoor Stadium in New Delhi and shift to the property of the reigning champions at the National Athletics Club of India, right here.
The play-offs would be held in the countrywide capital for the semi-finals (March four), 3-4 perform-off game and the final (March five/six), the release said.