World Cup 2011

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Pearls Kabaddi World Cup 2011 was the second edition of the circle style Kabaddi World Cup played in Punjab, India and overall fourth Kabaddi World Cup. It was played in various cities of the province from 1 to 20 November 2011 with teams from 14 countries.

2011 Kabaddi World Cup
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Tournament information
Dates 1 November–20 November
Administrator(s) Government of Punjab
Format Circle Style
Tournament format(s) Round-robin and Knockout
Host(s)  India
Venue(s) 16 venues in 16 cities
Participants 14
Final positions
Champions  India
1st Runners-up  Canada
2nd Runners-up  Pakistan
Tournament statistics
Matches played 46
Best Raider India Gagandeep Singh Kheerawali
Best Stopper India Mangat Singh Mangi

Teams

A total of 14 teams took part in this tournament in matches between 1 and 20 November.

  •  Afghanistan
  •  Argentina
  •  AustraliaDQ
  •  Canada
  •  Germany
  •  India
  •  Italy
  •    Nepal
  •  Norway
  •  Pakistan
  •  Spain
  •  Sri Lanka
  •  United Kingdom
  •  United StatesDQ

Knockout stage

Semi-finals Final
18 November – Sports Stadium,Bathinda
  India  74
  Italy  15
20 November – Guru Nanak Stadium, Ludhiana
  India  59
  Canada  25
Third place
18 November – Sports Stadium,Bathinda 20 November – Guru Nanak Stadium, Ludhiana
  Pakistan  39   Italy  22
  Canada  44   Pakistan  60

Semi-finals

 India 74 – 15  Italy
Sports Stadium, Bathinda

 Pakistan 39 – 44  Canada
Sports Stadium, Bathinda
  • Canada had lesser players(8) to play with and as a result 2 points were awarded to Pakistan before the start of match and the start of the 2nd half.

Third place

 Italy 22 – 60  Pakistan
Guru Nanak Stadium, Ludhiana

Final

20 November 2011
22:15
 India 59 – 25  Canada
Guru Nanak Stadium, Ludhiana
  • Canada had lesser players(8) to play with and as a result 2 points were awarded to India before the start of match and the beginning of the 2nd half.

 

2011 Kabaddi World Cup
1st Runners-up Champions 2nd Runners-up
CanadaCanada IndiaIndia
Fourth Title
PakistanPakistan

 

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