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Kabaddi Masters Dubai from June 22

India will compete in the six-nation Kabaddi Masters Dubai tournament, which commences at Dubai on June 22. The nine-day tournament, conducted by International Kabaddi Federation (IKF), also features Pakistan, Republic of Korea, Iran, Argentina and Kenya.

Matches will be held at Al Wasl Sports Club, and will be telecast live on the Star Sports network.

Srinivas Reddy, Indian team coach, said, “We are very proud that our sport has grown to this scale internationally. Kabaddi Masters Dubai will give us the chance to go up against the best teams. We look forward to proving ourselves once again, and we will go all out to win the trophy.”

IKF president Janardan Singh said, “IKF looks forward to exploring options for a comprehensive international kabaddi calendar that is active annually, successfully pinning kabaddi across the world map. Kabaddi Masters Dubai is our first step in that direction.”

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