Excelsior Sports Correspondent
JAMMU, Aug 10: J&K Kabaddi player, Lucky Sharma has been selected for 9th Pro Kabaddi League wherein he will play for Jaipur Pink Panther, owned by Abhishek Bachchan.
He was the first player from J&K UT to be a part of Pro Kabaddi League and was among the seven players selected to be a part of the auction for Pro Kabaddi League from J&K UT this year. He was auctioned by the Jaipur Pink Panthers with auction prize of Rs 10 lakh.
On being selected for the upcoming Pro Kabaddi League, general secretary Surinder Mohan Gupta and Anil Gupta, president, J&K Amateur Kabaddi Association along with team members honoured Lucky Sharma for getting selected in the 9th Pro Kabaddi League (2022-23).
Anil Gupta said that this is a proud moment for J&K UT and J&K Amateur Kabaddi Association which will lead to further growth of Kabaddi in the UT.
Kuldeep Gupta, CEO, Pro Kabaddi J&K and General Secretary, Vansh Sabre Sports Foundation (VSSF), Sanjay Sharma, President, Baba Jitto Club, Sanjay Kumar Sharma, Coach of Lucky Sharma, Manik Sharma, Coach, Ashwini Kumar, and Ajay Sharma, Coach were present during the event.