Dabang Delhi’s much hyped interschool championship in Dehradun is about to kick off from the 16th of August . The 27 schools participating in the championship are:
Summer Valley School, DAV Public School , Sai Grace International, Flyfot Public School, Army Public School - Birpur, Shri Guru Ram Rai Public School E C Road, Mount Litera Zee School, Col Brown School, Tula International School, Tula Internationa School, Siddharth Public School, St. Kabeer School, Shri Guru Ram Rai Public School – Shahastradhara Road, The Doon Grammar School, Dehradun Hills Academy, Sara Dev Intermediate College, The Aryan School, St. Agnes Inter College, Sapience School, Shri Guru Ram Rai Public School – Race course, Naseeba Hill Academy, BDM School, GRD Academy, Dehra Public Inter College, Bhagirathi Vidyalaya, Bright Angels Senior Secondary School, Shri Guru Ram Rai Public School – Vasant Vihar, The Gurukul.
The tournament will provide the youngsters with the perfect platform to learn from the Pro Kabaddi and Danbang Delhi’s finest talent such as Ravinder Pahal, Shabeer Bappu, Vishal Mane, and Rajesh Narwal.
All the matches from the 16 - 18th of August will be broadcasted live by Sportsflashes.
In an interview held by Sportsflashes India, the CEO of Dabang Delhi – Mr Soumya Khaitan was asked regarding promoting the particular sport since grass root level, this is what he had to say.
“It’s important for any aspect of life be it sports, education, that grass root is where the future lies. From any point of grass root is something which we need to focus on, because from a young age people learn technique, people learn… grooming needs to be done properly. So it is critical for the legacy of sports to carry on, so we think it’s a very important factor for us to be prominent, be present, and get thr right teachings, through right aspirations, by the right people, so that they can maximize to their strengths in the future.”
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