Full Name: Joginder Singh Narwal
Date of Birth: 20th April 1982
Team: Dabang Delhi K.C.
Joginder Singh Narwal, born on April 20, 1982, is an accomplished Indian captain and left-corner defender. With over 27 years of experience, he has won several national and regional events but has yet to win a PKL crown. Joginder will head Dabang Delhi’s PKL side in the 8th season of the VIVO Pro Kabaddi League.
Joginder was born in the Haryana hamlet of Gohana into a sports-loving family. Kabaddi was the only sport practised in his community, thus he learned the fundamentals at a young age. Joginder’s elder brother encouraged and supported him in his pursuit of the sport. His village elders were greatly impressed by his defensive abilities.
He began competing in domestic events before representing his district and state in national tournaments. His defence abilities and game understanding aided him in being picked for the PKL tryouts in season 2.
Joginder Singh Narwal Pro Kabaddi Career:
Joginder Singh Narwal is a professional Indian Kabaddi player from Gohana, Haryana. Kabaddi was his boyhood passion, which he turned into a career. He defends the left corner of the field. In Season 2, he made his Pro Kabaddi League debut with Bengaluru Bulls. He spent his first two seasons with the Bengaluru Bulls but was unable to participate in the third owing to a variety of ailments. He next played for Puneri Paltan in Pro Kabaddi Season 4, where he collected 69 tackles and 34 tackle points in a very good season for him. In season 5, he was signed by U-Mumba and had a good season in which he played 9 games and recorded 24 tackles and 9 tackle points.
Joginder Singh Narwal was signed by Dabang Delhi for 33 lacs in season 6, where he gathered momentum and played 22 matches with 111 total tackles and 51 tackle points for Dabang Delhi. Dabang Delhi kept him for Season 7 with 36 lacs due to his outstanding performance.
Joginder Singh Narwal demonstrated his experience and promise to be one of the league’s greatest defenders in season 7, recording 104 total tackles and 49 tackle points.
Joginder Singh Narwal Pro Kabaddi Stats:
|Stats||Raiding Career||Tackling Career|
|Total Raid and Tackle||10||383|
|Raid and Tackle Points||05||191|
|Avg. Time on Mat (%)||67.42||71.07|
|Avg. Out Rate (%)||14.71||45.61|
|Avg. Strike Rate (%)||25||54.05|
|Effective Points / Avg. Success Assists (%)||-2||63|