Akhil is face of Telangana Premier Kabaddi
Actor Akhil Akkineni will be the face of Telangana Premier Kabaddi (TPK), which is all set to an exhilarating start here on January 21. Akhil’s selection as their Brand Ambassador was announced by Praveen Reddy, Director of both TPK and its promoter Chintala Sports (CSPL), here on Monday.
Dr Sandeep Chaudhari, CEO of both, said that the 160day extravaganza would be held simultaneously in Warangal and Karimnagar. They said that the popularity of the sport was rising to phenomenal levels.
Around 112 players, drawn from all over the State and pooled into eight teams, will be vying for honours between January 21 and February 7.
Teams: Hyderabad Bulls, Karimnagar Kings, Siddipet Stallions,Warangal Warriors, Khammam Cheetas, Rangareddy Raiders, Gadwal Gladiators and Nalgonda Eagles.