Manjeet Kabaddi Player

Manjeet Kabaddi Player

Manjeet Biography

Personal Profile:

Full Name Manjeet Dahiya
Date of Birth 30 Oct 1996
Age 24 years old (as in 2020)
Nationality India
Coach Ram Mehar Singh
Weight 72 kgs
Height 6’1 ft.
Position Raider
Signature Move Toe-Touch
Current Club Tamil Thalaivas
Former Club Puneri Paltan


Teams Played for

Seasons Teams
Season 7 Puneri Paltan
Season 8 Tamil Thalaivas


Pro Kabaddi League Career

Manjeet Dahya is a professional Kabaddi player who made his debut in Pro Kabaddi Season 6. He immediately impressed everyone when he scored 8 points in his debut game. He uses his height to great advantage during the raids to play his signature move, the running hand touch.

In Pro Kabaddi League season 6, Manjeet was bought by Patna Pirates for 20.4 Lakhs as support to lead raiders Pardeep and Deepak. He is also a decent defender and helps the team when needed. Manjeet made his mark in his debut appearance in the Pro Kabaddi League Season 6 by scoring 8 points, just 3 short of his captain Pardeep Narwal. Standing over 6 feet in height, this raider bolts through the defensive lineup before the opposition understands what hit them. He uses his height to his advantage and escapes the defense using a variety of techniques.

He makes use of athletic body and reaches of arms for quick touchpoints. His long legs have taken him across the mat and strike fear in the rivals defense. The deadly combination of experience and grit has paid off and he got a super 10 only in his 9th match in the league. In PKL Season 7, after a lot of intense bidding Puneri Paltan took this young raider into their squad for Rs. 63 lakhs.

Manjeet will play for Puneri Paltan in Pro Kabaddi Season 7. where he managed to get play 22 games and made a total of 159 total raids, collected 123 raid points. Defensively he also scored a total of 29 tackle points.


Total Matches Played 44
Total Earned Points 253
Most Points in a match 16
Not out percentage 73.28
Total raids 459
Successful raids % 45.75
Super 10’s 5
Total raid points 210
Average raid per match 4.77
Total tackles  99
Number of super tackles 2
Total tackle points 43
Average tackles per match % 0.93
Tackle strike rate % 43.43


Season Wise Stats:


Season Team Matches Played Total Raids Successful Raids Unsuccessful Raids Raid Touch Points Raid Bonus Points Total Raid Points
PKL 6 Patna Pirates 22 189 76 52 77 10 87
PKL 7 Puneri Paltan 22 151 102 68 94 29 123


Season Team Matches Played Total Tackles Successful Tackles Total Tackle Points
PKL 6 Patna Pirates 22 38 14 15
PKL 7 Puneri Paltan 22 61 27 29


Manjeet Records and Achievements:

Manjeet came close to a Super 10 in only his fifth match and achieved the feat in his ninth.
Manjeet was part of the winning squad that clinched the Federation Cup in 2018.
Manjeet scored over 100 points in his debut campaign and followed it up with a 150-point showing in the next one.


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