International Journal of Yogic, Human Movement and Sports Sciences
2019, Vol. 4 Issue 1, Part U
Assessment of cognitive behavioural coping strategy among male Kabaddi players: Special reference to playing positions
AUTHOR(S): Avinash Yadav and Dr. Vivek B Sathe
The aim of the present study is to assess cognitive behavioural coping strategy among male kabaddi players on the basis of their playing positions. To conduct the study 300 interuniversity male kabaddi players were selected. The sample of male kabaddi players comprise of 100 subjects from each playing position namely raiders, blockers and corners. The sample for the present study was selected with the help of purposive sampling. The age of the selected male kabaddi players was between 17 to 28 years. To assess cognitive behavioural coping strategy of male kabaddi players, Coping Strategies Scale prepared by Srivastava (2001) was used. Results indicate that among male kabaddi players, raiders have considerably more efficient cognitive behavioural approach to coping as compared to male kabaddi players with playing positions as blockers and corners. It was concluded that raiders possesses significantly superior cognitive behavioural coping strategy as compared to male kabaddi players with playing positions as blockers and corners.
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Avinash Yadav, Dr. Vivek B Sathe. Assessment of cognitive behavioural coping strategy among male Kabaddi players: Special reference to playing positions. Int J Yogic Hum Mov Sports Sciences 2019;4(1):1159-1162.