Maharashtra Men’s Team Is Announced For 36th National Games

The National Games of India comprises various disciplines in which sportsmen from the different states of India participate against each other. After a gap of 7 years National Games are going to be commenced.

This event will be held from 27th September to 10th October 2022 in six cities of Gujarat such as Ahmedabad, Gandhinagar, Surat, Vadodara, Rajkot and Bhavnagar.

The inaugural function of the 36th National Games will be held at the Narendra Modi stadium. 36 games including Kabaddi will be part of this National Games.

8 teams each in the Men & Women category i.e. 16 state Kabaddi teams will compete here. These teams are qualified due to their performance at National Games.

Kabaddi matches will be held at EKA Arena By TransStadia, Ahmedabad. Maharashtra Men Kabaddi team has been qualified for this tournament.

Their practising camp is being held from 10th to 23rd September 2022 at Shri Shiv Chhatrapati Sports Complex, Mhalunge, Balewadi, Pune. The final team has been selected from this camp.

Maharashtra Squad:

Shankar Gadai (Captain), Aslam Inamdar, Akash Shinde, Siddhesh Pingle, Rahul Khatik, Akram Shaikh, Kiran Magar, Akshay Bhoir, Mayur Kadam, Pankaj Mohite, Ajinkya Pawar, Sachin Patil

Coach – Prashant Chavan, Manager – Ayub Pathan