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Zee Maharashtra Kusti Dangal, a 17-day sports extravaganza LIVE on Zee Talkies

Nov 09, 2018

Zee Talkies has kept in line with its brand philosophy, its value proposition to every Marathi household, bringing its viewers a sporting extravaganza that is fundamental to the essence of the Maharashtrian heritage – Zee Maharashtra Kusti Dangal. (ZMKD) Wrestling gets a shot in the arm, with Zee Talkies' innovative franchise-based format of this traditional sport — Zee Maharashtra Kusti Dangal.

Veer Marathwada (Owner Nagraj Manjule), Kolhapuri Mavale (Sai Tamhankar), Vidharbhache Wagh (Owner Swapnil Joshi), Yashwant Satara (Owner Purushottam Jadhav), Puneri Ustad (Owner Shantaram Manave and Paritosh Painter) and Mumbai Astra (Owner Pranav Dake) are the six teams playing in this Wrestling Championship. ZMKD creates a perfect opportunity for wrestling fans to get behind their respective cities and support the rise of wrestling as a sport. Also, in a way, this show is a perfect mix of sports and glamour.

Celebrities like Umesh Kamat, Priya Bapat, Mansi Naik, Deepali Sayyed, Surekha Punekar, Sonalee Kulkarni, Siddharth Bodke, Titeeksha Tawade, Santosh Juvekar, Girija Oak, Prajakta Hanamghar, Mangesh Desai, Chhaya Kadam, Anant Jog, Kishor Belekar, Suyash Tilak, Deepti Devi, Shruti Atre, Pooja Pawar, Nanubhai Jaysinghani, Aaroh Velankar, Pooja Sawant, Sandeep Pathak, Pushkar Lonarakar, Sayali Bhandarkavthekar have graced with their presence at ZMKD. Various other stars would also likely sport the colours of their respective favourite franchises.

There are total 12 bouts divided into 2 matches of 4 teams on daily basis. Wrestling champions from state, national and international level are seen clashing together in ZMKD. All the matches in the next thirteen days are going to be played at Pune's Shree Shiv Chhatrapati Kridapeeth also known as Mahalunge-Balewadi Stadium.

For all the Wrestling fans who wish to watch the matches in person, tickets are available online on paytm and insider.in along with the venue.

Report By: Rohan Patil
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