MANJEET CHHILLAR

Gender: Male
Date of Birth: 18th August 1986
Place of Birth: Nizampur, Panipat, Haryana, India
Height: 5.7 ft
Position: All Rounder
Major Teams: Current Team - Tamil Thalaivas (S7, S6), India (National Kabaddi Team), Jaipur Pink Panthers (S5), Puneri Paltan (S4, S3), Bengaluru Bulls (S2, S1)
Last Updated on: 16th September

Biography

The Arjuna Award winner is one of the most influential players in today’s world and has a great market value.

He is an all-rounder and has been a core member of the Indian National Team.

Change in Game

Manjeet Chhillar was initially a wrestler, but an injury to his nose saw him return to his village where he started playing Kabaddi.

He is known as the “One Man Army” due to his versatility in attacking and defending.

He first started his sporting career as a wrestler but he went through a nose injury which made him stop wrestling and so he went on to choose Kabaddi.

His presence of mind and tactical view always helps his team win matches and he is absolutely perfect for the role of a captain.

He was the captain of Bengaluru Bulls in Pro Kabaddi League season 1 and season 2 and captain of Puneri Paltan in season 3 and season 4.He became captain of Jaipur Pink Panthers in season 5.

Firing Facts

Manjeet Chhillar has the most overall Tackle Points in VIVO Pro Kabaddi (243).

Manjeet Chhillar is also tied as the player with the most High 5s in the league.

He was the Season 2 Most Valuable Player (MVP) for his all-round performance where he picked up 40 tackle points and 67 raid points for Bengaluru Bulls.

Career Highlights

Gold MedalBronze Medal
GoldBronze
World CupAsian Beach Games
Ahmedabad 2016Fengxiang Beach 2012
Asian Games
Guangzhou 2010
Incheon 2014
Asian Indoor Games
Hanoi 2009

 

 

PKL SeasonTackle Points (Rank)High 5s
151 (1)3
361 (1)5
444 (4)5

Statistics

 106MATCHES PLAYED  
  562TOTAL POINTS  
  223RAID POINTS  
  339TACKLE POINTS
717TOTAL RAIDS618TOTAL TACKLES
213SUCCESSFUL RAIDS324SUCCESSFUL TACKLES21GREEN CARDS
135UNSUCCESSFUL RAIDS294UNSUCCESSFUL TACKLES2YELLOW CARDS
369EMPTY RAIDS0RED CARDS
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Statistics Source: PKL
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