KABADDI (For all category boys)
(a) Each team shall consist of minimum 10 and maximum 12 players with only 7 taking the field at any given time.
(b) Matches are to be conducted on mats only.
(c) The game in the second half will resume with the same number of players, as there were at the end of the first half.
(d) Each game will be of 40 minutes divided in two halves of 20 minutes each with a break of 5 minutes in between two halves. In case the scores are same after the 15 normal duration, there will be extra time of six minutes divided into two halves of three minutes each with an interval of 1 minute. If the scores are same even after extra time, it will be decided by Golden raid where one team will be selected by toss of coin. The team who wins the toss will be allowed to do the Golden raid and will be considered the winner if the raider can cross the lifeline only.
(e) System of scoring: Each team shall score one point for every opponent out or put out. The side, which scores a LONA, shall score two extra points. The out and revival rule will be applicable.
(f) Time Out: Each Team shall be allowed to take Two “Time Outs” of 30 Seconds each in each half; such time out shall be called for by the Captain, Coach or any playing member of the team with the permission of referee. The time out time shall be added to match time. During the time out the teams shall not leave the ground, any violation in this; a technical point shall be awarded to the opponent team.
(g) Official Time out can be called for by the Referee/Umpire in the event of any injury to a player, interruption by outsiders, re-lining of the ground or any such unforeseen circumstances. Such time out time will be added to the match time.
(h) Substitution: i. Five Reserve Players can be substituted with the permission of Referee during time out or interval. Substituted Players can be re-substituted. No substitution is allowed during the official time out. ii. If any player is suspended or disqualified from the match, no substitution is allowed for that particular player. The team will play with less number of players. Substitution is not allowed for out players.
(i) Bonus Point: i. One point shall be awarded to the raider when he crosses the bonus line. If, the raider after crossing the bonus line is caught, the opponent team will also be awarded one point. ii. The Bonus line will be applicable when there are minimum 6 players in the court; the Referee / Umpire shall award the bonus point after completion of such raid by showing thumb upwards towards the side which scores. iii. If the raider while crossing the bonus line is caught, then a point will be awarded to the defending team & No Bonus point shall be given. iv. The raider after crossing the bonus line if he puts out one or more antis, he will get the number of points scored in addition to the bonus point for crossing the bonus line. v. The raider has to cross the bonus line to score the bonus point before touching the anti / antis or before he is caught by the anti / antis. The raider will not be awarded bonus point if he crosses the bonus line after a touch / struggle. vi. There shall be no revival for bonus point. vii. If player / players are suspended temporarily or disqualified from the match, then the team will play with less number of players. Such players shall be counted to award Bonus point. 16
(j) Tie in Knock Out: If there is a tie in the Knock-out matches the match will be decided on the following basis: i. Both the teams should field 7 Players in the Court. The baulk line shall be treated, as Baulk Line Cum Bonus Line and all the Bonus point rules shall be followed. ii. If the raider succeeds in crossing the baulk line cum bonus line, he will get one point. After crossing the Baulk line cum Bonus line, if the raider puts out one or more antis, he will get the number of points scored in addition to the one point scored by crossing the baulk line cum bonus line. iii. Both the teams should give the names of the five different Raiders with their Chest Numbers as per their order of raid to the referee. Substitution of players shall not be allowed from the fielded seven Players. iv. Each team shall be given 5 Raids by different raiders to raid alternately. In case any raider in the given list of 5 raiders is injured before his chance of raid, in such cases, one of the remaining 2 players out of the seven in the field can do the raid. v. Even after 5 Raids, if there is a tie, the game will be decided as per the Golden Raid Rule. N.B: If player/players are suspended temporarily or disqualified during the Tiebreaker, the team will play with less number of players. Such players shall be counted to award Bonus point.
(k) Golden Raid: Even after 5-5 raids, if there is a tie, a fresh toss will be taken and the team that wins the toss shall have the chance to raid i.e. “GOLDEN RAID”. If there is tie even after the Golden Raid then a chance will be given to the opponent team for the Golden Raid. In the Golden Raid the team which scores the leading point shall be declared as Winner.
(l) In case of temporary suspension of the match, change of court/ground / play field such match shall be continued with the same score and remaining time in the same session. During the temporary suspension the players shall not leave their respective courts without the permission of the referee. If a team violates this rule a technical point will be awarded to the opponent team. (m) Weight Category: (The maximum deviation allowed will be 200 gms only.) • For Under 14 Boys- Below 51 Kg • For Under 17 Boys- Below 57 Kg • For Under 19 Boys- Below 70 Kg