KWAR are Kabaddi League-2017 champs

Jeddah: The Karavali Welfare Association Riyadh (KWAR) won the prestigious Kabaddi League- 2017 championship trophy by beating White Stone in a thrilling final.

Bhatkal Community Jeddah,Bhatkal Community A, Energia Al Faris, Manki Community Jeddah and Jeddah Tamil Thunders participated in the league organised by NRI Sports Federation, in association with SACQO and Bhatkal Community, Jeddah, at the Shababiya Ground, Jeddah, Saudi Arabia.

The league was inaugurated by Chief Guest Anand Kumar, Consul (consular) of Jeddah Consulate. He said he was excited to see a kabaddi match live in Saudi Arabia.


Ashraf Morayoor, President of Indian Social Forum, Nouman Ali Akbara, President of Bhatkal Community Jeddah, Roshan Rodrigues, President of KNRI, Mallappan, General Manager of Yousuf Al Rooq Trading Est., Faizuddin, President of Indian Fraternirt Forum, MuthalibPadubidri , General Manager of Bin Fahad Engineering, and the team managers were present in the dais.

In the finals, KWAR beat White Stone in extra time after the two teams ended with 19 points each.

KWAR player Muhammed Nazeer won the man of the series award while Adam from White Stone won the best rider award. Siddique from Al Muzain won the best all-rounder trophy. Arjun from KWAR retained best performer trophy.



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