The Kabaddi World Cup 2016 is the sixth edition of the circle style Kabaddi World Cup, held from 15 Novmber to 28 Novmber 2016 with the Opening Ceremony on 14 Novmber 2016 at Nehru Stadium, Rupnagar. The tournament took place in Punjab, India
Organization: Kabaddi World Cup 2016 is organized by the Government of Punjab, India. The dates of the tournament were first announced publicly on 30 July 2016. The opening and closing ceremonies were telecast live throughout India, with international broadcasting in Canada (www.onlinekabaddiworldcup.ca), United States (www.onlinekabaddiworldcup.us), United Kingdom and Australia (www.onlinekabaddiworldcup.com)
Participating nations: The 14 day long event had 11 participating nations in this men's kabaddi world cup , with 8 participating nations in the women's kabaddi world cup 2016.
Doping: Issuing strict instructions for ensuring dope free tournament, he said that every participant player would have to undergo dope test as prescribed by NADA and sanctioned Rs 100 crore budget for it.