We are on the verge of a historic event as the day we have all been waiting for has finally arrived.

The first season of Ultimate Kho Kho (UKK), which aims to revolutionise the game of Kho Kho around the world

 is set to begin tonight at the Shree Shiv Chhatrapati Sports Complex in Mahalunge, Pune.

This league was created with the goal of providing a stage and an opportunity to all of our nation's talents

who are more than eager to display a Kho Kho masterclass.

The Mumbai Khiladis appear to be a defense-heavy squad on paper

Their vice-captain Gajanan Maruti and captain Vijay Gajanan will be their greatest assets.

The Gujarat Giants, on the other hand, appear to have built their approach around

Ranjan Shetty, a 32-year-old veteran of the field who will lead by example on the mat