Indian Men’s and Women’s Teams Win 2017 Asian Kabaddi Championships

The Indian men’s and women’s kabaddi teams were both crowned the champions of Asia after beating Pakistan and South Korea in Gorgan, Iran.

Star raider Ajay Thakur led from the front in the men’s final, as India beat their arch-rivals Pakistan 36-22. The Indian women’s team beat South Korea 42-20 in their final.

Static/Current Takeaway Points Important for RBI Assistant Mains 2017 Exam-
  1. Captain of Indian women’s kabaddi team is Mamatha Poojary.
  2. Capital of Iran is Tehran
Source- The Hindu