Kho-kho is a very interesting game among the people. It is a traditional game. The peoples in all generations like this game. It is a very special game like as its name referring. Kho-kho is very time passing and very interesting game. Kho-kho is most popular among common peoples, children, and pupils in schools and colleges. Kho-kho increases the players running ability and group co-ordinations. There is no risk in playing this game. Old generations also very like this game. Through viewing this game they should get their past nostalgic memories. The youth is also like this game. The old generations handed over some valuable elements through this game. In old period there are few numbers of sports are there among the peoples.
A Interesting Game Among People : Kho – Kho
They play this game for mind refreshing. The villagers play this game in mind relaxing and improving their sports skills. During the rural festivals, they meet up the contest for kho kho. There is no age limit for this game. All level of people can play kho-kho. But they should have the ability to running. In all schools give very importance to this game. Because through this game increase their interest in games. Most of the schools have well trained kho-kho players. In nature, this game is like the Kabaddi game.
Through playing of this game increase their physical fitness and through playing this game we can also increase our concentration power. The basic of the kho-kho is mainly running and chasing. It is a very inspirational game for the grownups from the hand of old generation peoples. As if it is more popular and important game in India, it also has worldwide recognition. This game has competitions from primary school level to world level.
A team of Kho kho and How to play the Kho-Kho game.
Each team consists twelve members. But there are nine members can play in the only field. All the players should have the ability to running. Same like all the other game the coin toss decide to start the game. Which the team gets the toss, they can take the decision of running and chasing. The chasing team sits in the middle of the court or play area. The play area is divided into three parts. One middle area and two opposites area. The chasing team sits in middle area and face to opposite directions. From opposite team the three members entering the court. After getting the signal they start to runs in zigzag mode. They can run two sides of the court and in between of the chasers, who sitting. Only runners can allow the crossing of the middle line.
The chaser cannot allow to crossing the middle line. While chasing the opposite runner, if he runs across the middle line, the chaser shall have only the way, he can give the chance to next player who sits in opposite direction. Chaser can touch the runner, the team gets one point and that runner is out from the match, and another runner is entering and continue games this method. In a match normally give seven minutes to chase the runners. The winning of match deciding which the team, who take minimum time to release the defender from the game. There is three way have a defender out from the match. One is touching of opposite team the second is run out of field area and the third is a time lag for his return back to his own field area.
Rules and Regulations:
There no strict rules for playing the game, kho-kho. There has an equal number of team. The playing area has marked with a marker. There have nine chasers sitting to face opposite directions and there have not allowed chasing a runner by two persons. At the same time, one chaser can allow chasing a defender.