The final list of dates and matches of Pro-Kabaddi League season 6 is finally out. The league will get underway from 5th October and the finals will happen in Mumbai on 5th January 2019. The fans are already gearing up for the second most popular sport in the country behind Indian Premier League.
In this season’s auction, Monu Goyat was the highest paid player when he was auctioned for 1.51 crore to Haryana Steelers, which is the highest bid from all the previous season. Apart from this Telugu Titans played their FBM card after their star raider Rahu Chaudhari received bid of 1.29 crore at the auction.
Deepak Nivas Hooda and Nitin Tomar were brought by Jaipur Pink Panthers and Puneri Paltans for 1.5 crores respectively.
This season will also see a rise in the number of teams from 8 to 12. The league which will be taking place for 13 weeks will witness exciting action between raiders and defenders. In this season a total of 138 matches will be played between all the teams.
Not only the number of matches have been increased but for the first time, a Wild Card match will also be played, which will be played at the home ground of Bengal Warriors. Kochi will play host to eliminator which will be played on 1st and 2nd December 2018 in Kochi and also qualifier 1 and eliminator 3 which will be played on 31st December.
7?5? days of action-packed kabaddi
— ProKabaddi (@ProKabaddi) August 22, 2018