The Pro Kabaddi League started in 2014 and is currently playing its eighth season. All-rounders are very important in the game of Kabaddi and every team needs a great all-rounder. Teams having good all-rounders gives them a better option both in raiding and defence.
There are very few all-rounders in PKL who have been consistently impressing with their performances and their contribution to the team’s performance is very important.
Let us take a look at 5 such all-rounders who played in the first season of Pro Kabaddi League and are also playing in PKL 8:
# Manjeet Chillar
Manjit Chillar is a part of Dabang Delhi team in PKL 8. Manjeet Chhillar is one of the best defenders of the Pro Kabaddi League and also holds the record for most tackle points to his name. Manjeet was part of Bengaluru Bulls in the first season of Pro Kabaddi League and was the team’s leading all-rounder. He scored 51 tackle points and 71 raid points in 16 matches.
# Sandeep Narwal
Sandeep Narwal is a part of Dabang Delhi in PKL 8 and is regarded as one of the finest all-rounders of the Pro Kabaddi League. Sandeep was part of Patna Pirates in PKL 2014 and took 92 raids and 27 tackle points in 16 matches.
# Deepak Niwas Hooda
Indian Kabaddi team captain Deepak Niwas Hooda is part of the Jaipur Pink Panthers team in PKL 8. Deepak was involved with Telugu Titans in the first season of Pro Kabaddi League and scored 87 raids and 2 tackle points in 14 matches.
# Rajesh Narwal
Rajesh Narwal is a part of Haryana Steelers team in PKL 8. Rajesh was a key part of the champions Jaipur Pink Panthers in the first season of the Pro Kabaddi League, scoring 72 raids and 26 tackle points in 16 matches.
# Ran Singh
Ran Singh is one of the leading defenders of Bengal Warriors in PKL 8. Ran Singh, who was part of the champions Jaipur Pink Panthers in the first season of Pro Kabaddi League, scored 25 tackles and 11 raid points in 10 matches.