How Many Players in Kabaddi?

Kabaddi – How Many Players in Each Team?

According to official rules, minimum 7 players are required in the playing field with additional 3 to 5 players available as substitute or reserbe. But there are some small changes in Pro Kabaddi League rules with addition of keeping one overseas player inclusion.

For casual playing, rules could be interpreted as flexible. Below table gives a overview as well as comparison in players numbers.

Playing FieldReserveTotal
Official Rule75
(3 min.)
12
(10 min.)
Pro Kabaddi75
(3 min.)
12
(10 min.)
Casual Play2 – 72 – 7

Pro Kabaddi League- minimum of 1 overseas Player must be part of the match-day playing squad

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