Amatuer Kabaddi Federation of India(AKFI) has announced 12-member strong Indian Kabaddi Squad for Asian Games 2018. India is the most successful team in the sport at the Asian games, picking 7 gold medals in men’s category and 2 gold medals in women’s category.
Ajay Thakur who successfully led India to victory in the Kabaddi Master Dubai was again handed the role of the skipper. He will be accompanied by Rishank Devadiga, Rahul Choudhary, Pardeep Narwal, Monu Goyat and Rohit Kumar in the raiding department.
Mohit Chillar, Ganesh Maruti Ernak and Mallesh Gangadhari will form India’s defense.
The all-round abilities will be handled by Deepak Niwas Hooda and Sandeep Narwal.
Maninder Singh and Amit Nagar were kept as a reserves in the team.
Kabaddi Squad for Asian Games 2018- Men’s
Deepak Niwas Hooda
Girish Maruti Ernak
Raju Lal Choudhary
Kabaddi Squad for Asian Games 2018- Women’s
Sonali Vishnu Shingate
Sayali Sanjay KeriPale
Randeep Kaur Khehra
Usha Rani Narasimhalah