India is rapidly emerging as a global superpower in the sports world, wiping out the popularity of cricket and playing in other gaming territories. This is not surprising for a country that has spawned many popular sports around the world.
From casual entertainment to sports that can compete at an international level, here are some sports that are native to India and are currently popular around the world-
Kabaddi, as a contact sport, originated from India. And it is believed that as a prehistoric sport, Kabaddi was trained to drive away the invaders. However, the true story is a split from it.
Said to originate from 3,000 to 5,000 years ago in the Kurukshetra War, Kabaddi owes her loyalty to the Abhimanyu warriors. There are incredible similarities between modern Kabaddi matches and the way Abhimanyu is captured by Kauravas.
Perhaps the only fighting sport in which defense is a collective effort while the offense is one-man, Kabaddi is known by many as the Games of Masses and creates madness in the audience. fake. With the thrill and excitement dominating every moment of the game, it’s no wonder that the popularity of this sport is growing rapidly on the world stage.
Millions of people from 65 countries around the world play this game in many different forms. This sport began to gain its status in modern times since about 1930, then became the national sport BANGLADESH. Originating from the Indian state of Tamil Nadu, the term kabaddi is derived from Islam kai-pidi, meaning ‘holding hands’.
Playing between two teams of seven players each, the modern form of the game is a combination of several old versions of the same sport. Kabaddi is a game of strategy as well as strength. Endurance and agility, muscular coordination, fast movement as well as a sharp and open mind are important elements needed for the game.