The Kabaddi World Cup 2016 is now in its business stage where knockout rounds will be played which includes semi-finals and final. The hosts and defending champions India finished second in the group stage with 21 points below South Korea who has total 25 points by winning all five matches. India lost their first game in the tournament but bounce back strongly and won last four matches. Men in Blue is ready to take Thailand in Kabaddi World Cup 2016 1st semi-final match. Below is a complete schedule of Kabaddi World Cup 2016 Semi-final with date, time and live streaming info.
The unbeaten Republic of Korea will face Iran in the 2nd Semi-final match of Kabaddi World Cup 2016. Iran lost only one match in the tournament and finished 2nd in the point table with 20 points. It will be interesting to see how two big Kabaddi teams will take on each other in the semi-finals. Let’s see the Kabaddi World Cup 2016 semi-finals and final schedule. Kabaddi World Cup 2016 Points Table
Kabaddi World Cup 2016 Semi-Finals & Final Schedule
|Kabaddi World Cup 2016 1st Semi-final|
|21st October 2016||India Vs Thailand||7:50 PM IST||Ahmedabad (TransStadia)|
|Kabaddi World Cup 2016 2nd Semi-final|
|21st October 2016||Republic of Korea Vs Iran||8:50 PM IST||Ahmedabad (TransStadia)|
|Kabaddi World Cup 2016 1st Final|
|22nd October 2016||TBA||9.00 PM IST||Ahmedabad (TransStadia)|
India is a hot favorite to win the tournament but Iran and Korea are also looking dangerous. It will be interesting to see which two teams will reach the final to play for Kabaddi World Cup 2016 title. Here are the team squads of all four semi-finalist of the tournament.
India: Anup Kumar (C), Ajay Thakur, Deepak Niwas Hooda, Jasvir Singh, Pardeep Narwal, Rahul Chaudhary, Dharamraj Cherathalan, Mohit Chhillar, Surender Nada, Surjeet Narwal, Kiran Parmar, Manjeet Chhillar, Sandeep Narwal, Nitin Tomar.
Thailand: Khomsan Thongkham (C), Aniwat Phakphian, Chanwit Wichian, Phodsawi Sawangyai, Pramot Saising, Santi Bunchoet, Sarawut Hopet, Warit Songsri, Kittichai Kanket, Peeradach Jantajam, Phuwanai Wannasaen, Saithon Rungsawang, Khunakon Chanjaroen, Tin Phonchoo.
Iran: Meraj Sheykh (C), Abolfazl Maghsoudlou Mahalli, Gholamabbas Korouki, Mohammadesmaeil Maghsoudloumahalli, Mohammadtaghi Paeinmahali, Mohsen Maghsoudloujafari, Abozar Mohajer Mighani, Fazel Atrachali, Hadi Tajik, Milad Sheibak, Soleiman Pahlevani, Mohammad Esmaeil Nabibakhsh, Farhad Rahimi Milaghardan, Saeid Ghaffari.
Republic of Korea: Dong Ju Hong (C), Cheol Gyu Shin, Dong Geon Lee, Jang Kun Lee, Chan Sik Park, Dong Gyu Kim, Jae Cheole Lee, Jae Min Lee, Young Chang Ko, Gyung Tae Kim, Seong Ryeol Kim, Tae Beom Kim, Tae Deok Eom, Yong Joo Ok.