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Pro Kabaddi League: E Bhaskaran named head coach of Thalaivas

Press Trust of India  |  Mumbai 

Pro League franchise today named as their head for the upcoming season starting in October.

As the former U Mumba coach, takes over the reigns as head while his predecessor, Kasinatha Baskaran, transitions to the role of - Thalaivas? Strategic Grassroot Programme, a said today.

With a in Coaching from National Institute of Sports, Bhaskaran has over 20 years of experience in the sport, including his tournament-winning stints as the national team He had also led U Mumba to the Pro title in season 2.

Speaking about his appointment, Bhaskaran said, "As a coach, while I look to build on s deep, historic affinity with kabaddi, I am also working on building a team that could complement each others strength."

"I am also glad to be working alongside the management of the who have, in past discussions, indicated a similar roadmap for the sport in the state and for the team in the League," he added.

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First Published: Mon, April 16 2018. 19:25 IST
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