The Season 6 of VIVO Pro Kabaddi begins on October 5th, 2018, with the opening game to be held in Chennai. To entice the Kabaddi fans in Tamil Nadu, Star Sports announced Vijay Sethupathi, the Tamil superstar and Makkal Selvan, as the face of Vivo Pro Kabaddi in Tamil Nadu.
Vijay will be leading the Kabaddi fans in the stadium, in Tamil Thalaivas’ colors cheering from the stands. Ecstatic with his new role, Vijay Sethupathi said, “I am very happy to be a part of the VIVO Pro Kabaddi family for the tournament in Tamil Nadu. Kabaddi has a rich history in Tamil Nadu and I am glad that our own sport has now reached such astounding heights. It gives me immense happiness to be a part of a sport deeply entrenched in all of us. I will be at the stadium for the opening leg, cheering for the Thalaivas. IdhuNammaAatam.”