The World Kabaddi League comes to London for first time
7 August 2014 Last updated at 15:59 BST
The Indian sport of Kabaddi gained a cult following in the when it was televised in the early 1990s.
This sport is being relaunched in the UK as the World Kabaddi League visits London at the O2 Arena for the first time.
BBC London's sports correspondent Chris Slegg reports.