Ultimate Kho Kho announces fixtures for Season 1; Mumbai Players vs Gujarat Giants on August 14

The schedule of the inaugural season of the league was released on Tuesday.

Ultimate Kho Kho is promoted by Amit Burman, Chairman, Dabur India in association with Kho Kho Federation of India. The first season of the tournament featuring six teams will take place at the Badminton Hall at Shree Shiv Chhatrapati Sports Complex, Mahalunge, Pune, Maharashtra.

The country’s first franchise-based Kho-Kho league will present a visual spectacle to the fans as two matches will be played each day during the league phase of the tournament. The live broadcast will start at 7 pm.

Tenzing Niyogi, CEO, Ultimate Kho-Kho, said, “We look forward to an exciting season of Ultimate Kho-Kho with a balanced team on every side. It will be 22 days of fun for the Kho-Kho fraternity and sports enthusiasts. We Aiming to reach millions of fans across the country by airing the action in regional languages ​​apart from Hindi and English. Based on the overwhelming response we have received, we are confident that the audience will enjoy the format.”

On Independence Day, the second day of the match, spectators will watch Rajasthan Warriors and Odisha Juggernauts begin their league journey taking on the Mumbai players and Chennai Quick Guns respectively. All teams will play each other twice during the 30-match league phase, which will continue till 31 August, with the top-4 teams progressing to the playoffs.

Eliminator and Qualifier 1 will be played on 2 September, while Qualifier 2 will be played on 3 September. The final will be played on 4 September.

The top 2 teams will compete in Qualifier 1 and the winner will advance directly to the final. The Eliminators, on the other hand, will see a competition between the 3rd and 4th ranked teams for a place in Qualifier 2, where they will play the loser of Qualifier 1. The final will be played between the winners of Qualifier 1 and Qualifier 2.

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