At times, we had just 4-5 players in training: Ashan Kumar opens up on role in coaching South Korea to Asian Games silver
Ashan Kumar, who was actually appointed as a physiotherapist to the Korean kabaddi team, coached the team. Apart from a camp in Hyderabad, the former Asian Games gold medallist with India had only four months to make a mark on the Korean players. However, that was least of his difficulties.
Pro Kabaddi League 2018: Nitin Tomar’s early-season heroics raise further questions over national team snub
If Nitin Tomar continues his golden streak in Pune and beyond, it will become harder for selectors to ignore him when the panel meets to pick the Indian team for the Kabaddi World Cup next year.
Pro Kabaddi League 2018: Packed with plethora of all-rounders, formidable Puneri Paltan look to end agonising wait for glory
Will their poor record in the knockouts bear them down or will they harness the hurt of previous seasons to put in a wining performance? Puneri Paltan's fate hinges on their ability to deal with their own past.
"Girish will take charge of the team this season. With his leadership skills, I am sure he will up the teams game in Season 6," Kandpal was quoated as saying in the release.