A veteran defender of the Kabaddi world, Jeeva Kumar has earned a reputation for being a master of the Super Tackle with his ability to remain calm in pressure situations and tackle raiders with minimal support. Kumar starred in title winning campaigns for U Mumba in Season 2 and Bengal Warriors in Season 7. His CV also boasts of an Asian Games gold medal that he won in Guangzhou in 2010.
With seven Super Tackles, Kumar led the league in Super Tackles in Season 5 of VIVO Pro Kabaddi.
He also led the league in Super Tackles in Season 2 with seven and was an integral part of U-Mumba’s title winning campaign that season.
His 44 Tackle Points in Season 5 was the second-best tally among all U.P. Yoddha defenders.
Jeeva was the highest-scoring defender in the Season 7 final which his team won
|4||TOTAL RAIDS||507||TOTAL TACKLES|
|1||SUCCESSFUL RAIDS||212||SUCCESSFUL TACKLES||2||GREEN CARDS|
|0||UNSUCCESSFUL RAIDS||295||UNSUCCESSFUL TACKLES||0||YELLOW CARDS|
|3||EMPTY RAIDS||0||RED CARDS|
At the end of PKL Season 7