India wins Gold for Men's kabaddi in Asian Games 2014

India have beaten Iran 27-25 to win their seventh Asian Games gold in men's kabaddi.Indian men have won the kabaddi gold in each edition since the sport was added in the 1990 Games.
The Indian team, which has been winning gold ever since the sport was introduced on the Asiad roster in 1990, was given a massive scare by Iran, who had finished runners-up in the 2010 edition as well. The Iranians took a massive ten-point lead in the first 20 minutes before the Indians got their act together to nullify the deficit and edge past in the closing few minutes of the match. In fact, the Indians managed to take a lead only in the 37th minute of the match.