Amit Hooda Biography
|Full Name||Amit Hooda|
|Date of Birth||May 3, 1996|
|Age||23 years old (as in 2020)|
|Signature Move||Ankle Hold|
|Current Club||Patna Pirates, Tamil Thalaivas|
|Former Club||Jaipur Pink Panthers|
Teams Played for
|Season 2||Patna Pirates|
|Season 3||Patna Pirates|
|Season 4||Jaipur Pink Panthers|
|Season 5||Tamil Thalaivas|
|Season 6||Tamil Thalaivas|
|Season 7||Jaipur Pink Panthers|
Early Life and Family
Amit Hooda was born on 3rd May 1996 in the city of Raithal, Uttarakhand. Amit Hooda did his schooling at Government Senior Secondary School and RKSD College in Raithal. He did his graduation from MDU.
He started developing interest in kabaddi right from the young age of 10. He debuted Pro Kabaddi League at the age of 19 with Patna Pirates. He currently lives in the city of Rohtak in Haryana. He has also been working with Oil and Natural Gas Corporation (ONGC) from 2016.
Amit Hooda Pro kabaddi League Career
Amit Hooda is an Indian professional kabaddi player who plays as a defender. He started playing in Pro Kabaddi League Season 2. He made his debut with Patna Pirates.
Amit’s fearless tackling approach has made him one of the best corner defenders of Pro Kabaddi. In Pro Kabaddi Season 4, his 51 tackle points were the second-best of the season, making most of his signature move – Ankle Hold.
Amit Hooda is an experienced campaigner in Pro Kabaddi League featuring in 72 matches. At the end of season 6, his total points count in Pro Kabaddi League was 202 in which 9 are raid points and 193 are tackle points. His tally of 61 tackle points in Pro Kabaddi Season 5 was the 7th best among all players.
In Pro Kabaddi Season 7, Amit Hooda did not have a good season with Jaipur Pink Panthers. His team failed to qualify and the defense failed to impact during the second half of the season. He scored 44 points at an average of 2.5 points per match. He also did not play some few matches due to injury which impacted the combination of defense for Jaipur pink panthers. He would be looking to revive his stature as one of the best right corner defenders in the next season.
|Total Matches Played||88|
|Total Earned Points||248|
|Most Points in a match||8|
|Not out percentage||78.57|
|Successful raids %||19.64|
|Total raid points||11|
|Average raid per match||1.61|
|Number of super tackles||18|
|Total tackle points||219|
|Average tackles per match %||2.48|
|Tackle strike rate %||53.61|
Season Wise Stats:
|Season||Team||Matches Played||Total Raids||Successful Raids||Unsuccessful Raids||Raid Touch Points||Raid Bonus Points||Total Raid Points|
|PKL 2||Patna Pirates||12||35||4||5||5||0||5|
|PKL 3||Patna Pirates||4||4||0||0||0||0||0|
|PKL 4||Jaipur Pink Panthers||16||2||0||2||0||2||2|
|PKL 5||Tamil Thalaivas||22||7||0||1||0||0||0|
|PKL 6||Tamil Thalaivas||18||2||0||2||0||2||2|
|PKL 7||Jaipur Pink Panthers||16||6||0||2||0||2||2|
|Season||Team||Matches Played||Total Tackles||Successful Tackles||Total Tackle Points|
|PKL 2||Patna Pirates||12||41||20||21|
|PKL 4||Jaipur Pink Panthers||16||89||47||51|
|PKL 5||Tamil Thalaivas||22||117||55||61|
|PKL 6||Tamil Thalaivas||18||85||45||49|
|PKL 7||Jaipur Pink Panthers||16||83||41||44|
Amit Hooda Records and Achievements
He won the Pro Kabaddi League title with Patna Pirates in the first half of 2016.
In the fourth season, he managed to accumulate 51 tackle points, making him the second most successful defender in the league.
In season 6, Tamil Thalaivas made Amit Hooda their highest-paid player at Rs 69.3 lakhs.
Amit Hooda Social Media
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