One of the new sporting disciplines in the country, ‘Kabaddi’ which has competed in the Kabaddi World championship in India, are also set to represent the country in Dubai in the third edition of Kabaddi World cup tournament.
For this particular tournament, the Sierra Leone Kabaddi team is presently undergoing training in Shaheed Bachan Sigh Academy in Punjab India, under the Northern style Circle Kabaddi Association, to prepare the team ahead of the third edition Kabaddi world Cup tournament.
During this particular tournament, Sierra Leone is expected to compete with the likes of Pakistan, who won the third World Championship in India,Nepal,Japan,Iran,,Bangladesh,Afghanistan,Thailand,Korea,China and host of other countries which the Sierra Leone team is expected to upset even though some of these countries have been in the sport long before Sierra Leone.
Sierra Leone recently started the sports last year but has create some impact because during the third world championship after three fights, they were able to at least win one and lose two to the world powers of the sport.
With the kind of strides the sport is taking not only in Sierra Leone but in the world, in the next two to three years, Kabaddi would have taken a different turn in the world.