Women's Kabaddi League 2023 is set to begin with a grand opening ceremony in Dubai on Friday, June 16.
An innovative initiative by APS Sports and Training LLC, the inaugural edition of Women’s Kabaddi League is set to feature eight teams and will witness participation from 120 women kabaddi players.
This tournament will witness 12 days of high-octane non-stop action and the teams participating in it are Rajasthan Raiders, Delhi Dynamites, Gujarat Angels, Great Marathas, Haryana Hustlers, Punjab Panthers, Uma Kolkata, and Bengaluru Hawks.
Each team will square off against the others in this tournament once in a round-robin format and the top four sides at the end of the league phase will progress to the semi-finals. The winners of the semi-finals will then square off in the final.
A total of 31 matches will take place in this tournament, including 28 league stage fixtures, two semi-finals, and the final.
The opening ceremony for this tournament will take place at 7:30 PM IST on Friday, June 16 and it will be followed by the first match Women’s Kabaddi League 2023 featuring Rajasthan Raiders and Gujarat Angels.
Many reputed players like Harwinder Kaur, who is a senior national kabaddi player and a gold medalist as well as Moti Chandan, who is also a national kabaddi player that took part in the Asian Games are a part of this tournament.
Barring the first day of this tournament, there will be triple headers each day prior to the sem-finals and final. All matches will be held at the Shabab Al-Ahil Sports Club in Dubai and Bollywood actor Govinda is the brand ambassador of the league.
Where to watch Women’s Kabaddi League 2023 LIVE in India?
LIVE telecast of Women’s Kabaddi League 2023 will be available on the Eurosport India and Eurosport India HD TV channels.
LIVE streaming of Women’s Kabaddi League 2023 will be available on the Discovery+ app.
Women’s Kabaddi League 2023 schedule and match start times
All timings as per Indian Standard Time (IST)
Friday, June 16
Rajasthan Raiders vs Gujarat Angels - 9:00 PM
Saturday, June 17
Delhi Dynamites vs Haryana Hustlers - 7:30 PM
Bengaluru Hawks vs Uma Kolkata - 8:30 PM
Punjab Panthers vs Great Marathas - 9:30 PM
Sunday, June 18
Gujarat Angels vs Bengaluru Hawks - 7:30 PM
Rajasthan Raiders vs Punjab Panthers - 8:30 PM
Delhi Dynamites vs Uma Kolkata - 9:30 PM
Monday, June 19
Uma Kolkata vs Great Marathas - 7:30 PM
Delhi Dynamites vs Rajasthan Raiders - 8:30 PM
Gujarat Angels vs Haryana Hustlers - 9:30 PM
Tuesday, June 20
Rajasthan Raiders vs Haryana Hustlers - 7:30 PM
Gujarat Angels vs Punjab Panthers - 8:30 PM
Great Marathas vs Bengaluru Hawks - 9:30 PM
Wednesday, June 21
Delhi Dynamites vs Great Marathas - 7:30 PM
Haryana Hustlers vs Bengaluru Hawks - 8:30 PM
Uma Kolkata vs Punjab Panthers - 9:30 PM
Thursday, June 22
Delhi Dynamites vs Gujarat Angels - 7:30 PM
Haryana Hustlers vs Punjab Panthers - 8:30 PM
Bengaluru Hawks vs Rajasthan Raiders - 9:30 PM
Friday, June 23
Great Marathas vs Rajasthan Raiders - 7:30 PM
Delhi Dynamites vs Punjab Panthers - 8:30 PM
Haryana Hustlers vs Uma Kolkata - 9:30 PM
Saturday, June 24
Gujarat Angels vs Great Marathas - 7:30 PM
Delhi Dynamites vs Bengaluru Hawks - 8:30 PM
Uma Kolkata vs Rajasthan Raiders - 9:30 PM
Sunday, June 25
Gujarat Angels vs Uma Kolkata - 7:30 PM
Bengaluru Hawks vs Punjab Panthers - 8:30 PM
Haryana Hustlers vs Great Marathas - 9:30 PM
Monday, June 26
Semi-final 1: First vs Fourth - 7:30 PM
Semi-final 2: Second vs Third - 8:30 PM
Tuesday, June 27
Women's Kabaddi League 2023 final - 7:30 PM
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