Ravinder Pahal Biography | Lifestyle, Stats and more

Ravinder Pahal Bio & Stats

Ravinder Pahal, India’s second-best defender is known for his speed and accuracy in
diving thigh holds. In domestic competitions, he represented Haryana, and in the VIVO
Pro Kabaddi League, he represented the Gujarat Fortune Giants in 2021.

In the inaugural season of the PKL, he has crowned the league’s best defender. He surpassed 300 tackle points in season seven, making him India’s second-best right corner defender. Let’s take a look at his life and talk about Ravinder Pahal biography.


NameRavinder Pahal
NicknameThe Hawk
ProfessionKabaddi Player
Date of Birth07/12/1990
Age (As in 2022)32
Hometown/VillageSonepat, Haryana
Pro Kabaddi Debut2014
Team’s PlayedDabang Delhi, Puneri Paltan, Bengaluru Bulls, Gujarat Giants 
Favorite Signature MoveDiving Thigh Hold
Government JobRailway Employee
Marital StatusMarried
Daughter’s nameRashi Pahal
Zodiac SignSagittarius
CarsSuzuki Wagon R
BikesKTM Duke
Weight82 kg
Eye ColorBlack
Hair ColorBlack
Chest42 Inches
Waist32 Inches 
Net Worth (2022)3.5 Crores


Early Life and Family Background

Ravinder was born on December 7, 1990, into a middle-class agricultural family in Haryana, India. At a young age, he was inspired by the strength of his local elders and fell in love with the sport. He began playing professionally with his buddies at a young age, acquiring the basics of the sport from local elders.

Ravinder Pahal Mother


He was fortunate to get chosen for the Haryana kabaddi team after years of hardship. In 2014, he qualified for the Pro Kabaddi League, which brought him national attention.

Influences / Challenges

For the PKL 8th Season, Ravinder Pahal got replaced by Iranian Hadi Oshtorak due to an early knee injury while playing against Haryana Steelers.

Kabaddi Career

  • Ravinder joined Dabang Delhi in the PKL’s debut season and stayed with the team for the next two seasons. This season, he had 29 tackle points in nine games, the most in the league.
  • In the second version of the PKL, he scored 60 raid points in 14 matches, including 7 Super Tackles.
  • He had a bad season, getting only 26 tackle points in 11 games.
  • He was released by Delhi in the fourth season and purchased by Puneri Paltan. In his first season with Paltan, Ravinder had 37 tackle points in 14 games, including three High 5s and two Super Tackles.
  • In the fifth PKL season, Bengaluru Bulls bought him due to his steady performance throughout the league. He had a tremendous season, amassing 52 tackle points in 19 games, including three High 5s and three Super Tackles.
  • Dabang Delhi purchased him in the sixth season to help the team improve its defensive abilities. In 22 games, he totaled 59 tackle points.
  • After Manjeet Chhillar, he was the second player in PKL history to reach 300 tackle points. With 63 tackle points in 23 games in the seventh season, he set a new personal best.
  • In the Pro Kabaddi League’s eighth season, Ravinder has played for Gujarat Fortune Giants.

Ravinder Pahal winning Trophy

Pro Kabaddi Stats

Seasons PlayedMatches PlayedRaid PointsSuper RaidsTackle PointsSuper TackleTotal Points

Achievements and Awards

Second defender to eclipse the mark of 300 tackles points in PKL.

Some Lesser Known Facts

  • Ravinder Pahal is from Sonepat, the ‘Kabaddi capital’ of the country. Parvesh Bhainswal, Sandeep Narwal, Deepak Hooda, Deepak Narwal, and Virender Wajir Singh are just a few of the many talented individuals that have come from the same district.
  • Pahal was the best defender in the second season, with 64 points in 14 games. Ravinder was also one of the few defenders in history to score nine points in a game.
  • He was a member of the Delhi team that became the first to score 50 points in a game.
  • With a total score of 303, Ravinder Pahal, along with Manjeet Chillar, is the league’s second-best defender. They are the only two players in the league with 300 or more points.

Current Lifestyle

Pahal resides in Sonipat Haryana currently and his net worth is 3.5 crores approximately.

Social Media Handles

Instagram- @ravinder_pahal-gumdiya


Ravinder has always given his best to Pro Kabaddi and we wish him the best for all upcoming seasons. We hope you have liked Ravinder Pahal Biography to the core. If you have any other information about him, feel free to share it will all of us right away.


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