19 December 2021, Meerut: Over 50 passionate fans of the ‘Yoddha Toli’ – the official fan group of the GMR Group-owned Pro Kabaddi League Franchise UP Yoddha today celebrated the first fan day activation at the state-of-the-art UP Yoddha BK Kabaddi Academy. The fans celebrated the day by getting involved in many fun activities that also included a game of Kabaddi and also recorded their video messages wishing their team the very best for season eight of the PKL. UP Yoddha is all set to kick off their 4th PKL season on 22nd Dec 2021 where they would be taking the mat against Defending Champions Bengal Warriors.
The Yoddha Toli will now travel to 15 locations in the state of Uttar Pradesh with the official UP Yoddha Jersey and interact with the team’s loyal fan base and also induct new fans. All fans will get involved in fun activities that will include messages for their team for the season ahead. Key cities across the state that include the likes of Lucknow, Kanpur, Agra, Noida, Aligarh, Mathura, Ayodhya etc will see the Yoddha Toli interact with UP Yoddha fans and honour them for their support to the team with the UP Yoddha Fan Kit.
The UP Yoddha BK Kabaddi academy students hail from all parts of the state of Uttar Pradesh like – Lucknow, Varanasi, Meerut, Muzaffarnagar, Gorakhpur, Aligarh, Ghaziabad, Prayagraj, Noida, Greater Noida, Hapur, Bagpat, Mathura, Ayodhya and Agra. These students along with over 50 fans representing the Yoddha Toli engaged in a fun day-long celebration at the academy premises. These members of the Yoddha Toli interacted with the academy students and spoke about their stories, created content, engaged in banner and poster activities wishing their team UP Yoddha the very best for the eighth season of the Pro Kabaddi League that gets started on the 22nd December 2021 at Bengaluru. Lastly, they got to learn Kabaddi from the academy players and enjoyed the flavour of ‘Saans Rok, Seena Thok’.
The Head of the BK Kabaddi Academy shared his thoughts on the occasion, “The academy is an integral part of our team. This academy is a place where raw talent is curated into matured players. The fans coming together in the heart of Kabaddi in Uttar Pradesh brings a lot of joy to us and also gives motivation not just to our players but to these youngsters at the academy. It was great to see the fans share their thoughts and show their passion towards the club and BK Academy.”
The “UPY fan day” was highly appreciated by the fans and the academy members and every Yoddha fan is looking forward to the first game of the season with excitement and passion.