The sixth season of the VIVO Pro Kabaddi League will begin on October 19 it was announced on Thursday. Mashal Sports Pvt Ltd has also announced that VIVO Pro Kabaddi Season VII will commence on July 19, 2019 and will maintain the 13-week format.
Withstanding intense competition, Patna Pirates led by Pardeep Narwal beat Gujarat Fortune Giants to clinch the Championship title for the third consecutive time.
Season V touched new highs in terms of viewership records. It was viewed by a staggering 313 million viewers with a watch time of 100 billion minutes, with the finals becoming the most viewed non-cricket sporting event on Indian television.
Janardan Singh Gehlot, President, International Kabaddi Federation said, “Mashal has taken India’s sport of Kabaddi from strength to strength with VIVO Pro Kabaddi. We welcome the long term approach which will take it to even greater heights.”