Madhya Pradesh team gets runner-up title.
The Director distributes prizes at the concluding ceremony.
On the last day of All India Civil Services Kabaddi Tournament, organized at the Martial Arts Hall in T.T. Stadium, Bhopal from 1st to 5th February 2019, Central Secretariat Delhi defeated Haryana by 32-27 to become champion in the men’s category final. Also, RSB Rajasthan became victor and Madhya Pradesh runner-up in women’s category. Bengaluru and Himachal Pradesh ended third in the men and women’s categories respectively.
Dr. S.L. Thaosen honored the winners with medals and trophies at the concluding ceremony. He congratulated and gave his best wishes to the athletes. MP Kabaddi Federation Secretary and Indian Kabaddi Federation Deputy Secretary Mr. Shrikrishna Lakkad, BHEL Sports AGM Mr. Ajay Saxena, Central Secretariat Convener Mr. Rakesh Khatri, MP Sports Joint Director Mr. B.S. Yadav, Assistant Director Mr. O.P. Harod, Referee Board Chairman Mr. J.C. Sharma, Mr. Patiraj Singh Baghel and all other national judges and a large number of athletes were present on the occasion.
It is noteworthy that this 5-day tournament witnessed the participation of 470 athletes from 23 male and 7 female teams.