The aim of the present study was to compare the Competitive Anxiety among Different Achievement Groups of Male Kabaddi Players of different colleges of Sant Gadge Baba Amravati University, Amravati, and Maharashtra.
Method: Through purposive sample technique from 102 male Kabaddi players, n = 51 male Kabaddi Players (age 18-25 years) of different college of S.G.B. Amravati University, participating in S.G.B. Amravati University Kabaddi Intercollegiate Competition were selected as subject of the study. They were further divided into three groups. High, Average and Low Achievement groups based on their previous year 2014-15 position in the S.G.B. Amravati University Intercollegiate Competition. The Three groups are High Achievement group TH1 = first, second and third position holder (n = 17), Average achievement group TM2 = fourth, fifth and sixth position holders (n = 17), Low achievement group TL3 = seventh, eighth and ninth position holders (n = 17). For the collection of data, The Sports Competition Anxiety Test (SCAT) developed by Rainer Marten was administered. The One Way ANOVA (Analysis of Variance) was applied to find out the significance difference among the three achievement male Kabaddi players groups. To test the hypothesis, the level of significance was set at 0.05. The result revealed that the three High, Average and Low Achievement Groups of Male Kabaddi players of different colleges of S.G.B. Amravati University were found to have same level of competitive anxiety.
Results and Discussion: The result found that there were no significance difference was found between the three groups of i.e., High Achievement Group TH1, Average Achievement Group Tm2, and Low Achievement Group TL3 of male Kabaddi players of different colleges of S.G.B. Amravati University, Amravati, and Maharashtra.
Conclusion: The three High, Average and Low Achievement Groups of male kabaddi players of different colleges of S.G.B. Amravati University were found to have same level of competitive anxiety.