Kabaddi is in my blood says the man who started playing Kabaddi at the age of 5.
The boy who even forgot to have his food made Kabaddi his passion for life.
He was the vice-captain of the Indian team that won the gold medal at the 2007 World Cup at Panvel, India.
Rakesh is extremely reliable and can be trusted in difficult situations.
He is an all-rounder and excels in both attack and defence.
He has a Gold Medal in 2004 and 2007 Kabaddi World Cup.
He has won 3 Gold Medals in Asian Games in 2006, 2010 and 2014.
At the auction of the inaugural season of the Pro Kabaddi League, Kumar was the recipient of the highest bid, having been bought for ₹12.8 lakh by Patna Pirates.
In 2016 U Mumba signed Rakesh Kumar.
Rakesh is one of the senior members of his team and thus is always ready to help and guide youngsters.
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|493||TOTAL RAIDS||151||TOTAL TACKLES|
|164||SUCCESSFUL RAIDS||68||SUCCESSFUL TACKLES||7||GREEN CARDS|
|71||UNSUCCESSFUL RAIDS||83||UNSUCCESSFUL TACKLES||0||YELLOW CARDS|
|258||EMPTY RAIDS||0||RED CARDS|