The organizers Marshal Sports Pvt. Ltd. and the telecast rights owners VIVO has officially announced that the Pro Kabaddi season 7 will start from 20th July. All the matches will be played at 7:30 PM in the evening.
While speaking about the commencement and the Pro Kabaddi season 7 schedules, Anupama Goswami, CEO of Marshal Sports and the League Commissioner of the VIVO Pro Kabaddi League said “India’s biggest kabaddi league is all set for a milestone Season VII, as it returns to the July – October window in the country’s annual sports calendar.”
When asked about the change in timings, Goswami laid huge emphasis on improving the overall experience for spectators on the ground and television audience, she clearly stated the matches will be on Saturday in each of its city-based franchises and match will start from 19:30 IST.
Goswami also praised the teams and the sports federation for making PKL a huge success over the years by stating “we take pride in the way all our stakeholders and partners, particularly PKL franchises and the Amateur Kabaddi Federation of India, are collectively engaged in making kabaddi a major front ranking sport in India.”
The auction for Pro Kabaddi season 7 took place in April and players like Siddharth Desai and Nitin Tomar were the highest buys with sums exceeding 1 crore rupees.
Bengaluru Bulls was the last season champion, who won the league by defeating Gujarat Fortune Grants in the finals.
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