Pro Kabaddi League season 7 to begin from July 20

The season of the Pro Kabaddi League (PKL) will be held between July and October, and matches will start at 7.30 p.m. IST.

Bengaluru Bulls with the Pro Kabaddi 2018 trophy after defeating Gujarat Fortunegiants 38-33 in the final.   -  Vivek Bendre

The new season of the Pro Kabaddi League is scheduled to begin from July 20, the tournament organiser Mashal Sports Pvt Ltd. announced on Tuesday.

The season will be held between July and October, and matches will start at 7.30 p.m. IST.

Anupam Goswami, CEO of Mashal Sports said, "To improve the overall experience of the spectators and television viewers, PKL season VII will commence each of its city legs on Saturdays and matches will begin at 7.30 p.m."

Bengaluru Bulls is the defending champion after it defeated Gujarat Fortunegiants in the final of season six in January.