Vol. 1, Issue 2 (2014)
Effect of Yogic practices on Cant ability among Kabaddi players
Author(s): K.V. Seshagiri Rao, Y. Kishore
Abstract: The present study was undertaken to study of the effect of yogic practice on cant ability among Kabaddi players of Govt Jr college Sattenapalli, Guntur Dt, India. Players were divided into two groups as Control and experimental. Both groups are daily practice general exercises and playing Kabaddi. The experimental group was done daily practice the yogic exercises (pranayama) 6 weeks. Test and Re-test are taken from the player's breath holding capacity in one respiration, holding breath uttering the word Kabaddi in one respiration or inhalation (canting). The results of the study reveal that there was a significant difference in breath hold and holding breath uttering the word Kabaddi in one respiration or inhalation (canting).