Hyderabad: Telangana Premier Kabaddi League (TPKL) season 2 trophy was unveiled in a grand ceremony today. The occasion was graced by all the team owners, players and Telangana Kabaddi association members. The trophy was jointly unveiled by Mr. KVB Reddy, MD&CEO – L&T Metro Rail Hyderabad Ltd. and Mr. Sanjay Reddy – League Commissioner, TPKL & MD, Silly Monks Entertainment Ltd.
Mr. KVB Reddy, MD&CEO – L&T Metro Rail (Hyderabad) Ltd. said “Hyderabad boasts of dreaming big and that is probably what ranks the city as the most livable city in the country for 4 years in a row. In line with the city’s commendable development and growth in all squares, the swanky, environment friendly and modern mode of transportation, Hyderabad Metro Rail is an additional feather in the urban rejuvenation blue print of the city.
We are thankful that the citizens of Hyderabad have adopted this service with great passion as their transportation lifeline, especially that we were trusted at need of the hours. This game has encouraged many youngsters across India to come forward and make a career and name for themselves as sportsperson. Kabaddi is a contact team sport, and we wish that a beautiful connection of strength, patronage and trust is established amongst TPKL, Hyderabad Metro Rail, and the valued metro riders of this city of pearls. I invite TPKL players to enjoy their ride with Hyderabad Metro Rail and wish all the 8 teams good luck, and the 16 day long tournament a grand success.”
Mr. Sanjay Reddy – League Commissioner, TPKL & MD, Silly Monks Entertainment Ltd. said “Telangana Premier Kabaddi League the regional avatar of the national kabaddi league, Pro Kabaddi League, is drawing so much attention off late with the upscaling and the passion this second season. The trophy is a true symbol of enthusiasm for the oldest sport of our country. The association between TPKL and HMRL adds value to the league as well as be a jewel in the crown of the newly minted Telangana State.”“Thus we at TPKL believe it is meant as a mutually beneficial association for both L&T Metro and us to project how we do things from our hearts – to showcase as a model to replicate.” He further added.