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Akhaada: Where India’s Finest Wrestlers Are Born

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Playground for the wrestlers in India, it’s here where the country’s finest wrestlers are born, bred and trained. In one of the many religious sects of India, the word Akhaada, denotes martial arts and many other combat sports. In earliest days, these Akhaadas were considered as a training hall for professional fighters.

One such combat sport which has received worldwide acclaim because of pop culture and movies is Wrestling.

Kushti or wrestling is also considered as one of the oldest sports in India. Performed in an Akhaada, it is here where the wrestlers are bred and trained. Let’s have a look at some of India’s popular wrestling grounds in this video:

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