Mohit Chillar Kabaddi Player

Mohit Chillar Kabaddi Player

Early Life And Family

Mohit Chillar was born on Tuesday, July 13, 1993, at Nizampur, Delhi (North-West), India. He completed studies from the University of Delhi. Mohit Chillar hails from Nizampur, Delhi, Coming from a background with a hotbed of kabaddi players.

Mohit Chhillar started playing kabaddi right from when he was a kid. He played for School Games Federation of India. Though his father is also a former kabaddi player himself, it was his uncle who introduced him to kabaddi who was an international-level player himself. There were no training facilities in his hometown, hence, Mohit took guidance from his seniors.

Playing for his village club to the Juniors, and then subsequently in the National Team, Mohit has had an exciting ride. He is considered as one of the most versatile defenders in the game and has time and again won matches for his team. 

Mohit Chillar got married on November 30, 2018, with a girl named Meenu Chillar and both couple also had a beautiful daughter.

Mohit Chillar International Career

Mohit Chillar career with the National team couldn’t have a better start. He was a part of the Asian Games 2016 gold medal-winning team. The very same year, the team won the Kabaddi World Cup, too. It was indeed a special moment for Mohit.


Mohit Chillar Pro Kabaddi Career

Mohit Chillar is an Indian professional kabaddi player. He made his Pro Kabaddi League debut in Season 1, playing for U Mumba and spent three seasons there. He is a right corner defender and one of the most successful in his positions. He has played for U Mumba for the first three seasons and was later bought by Bengaluru Bulls for a whopping Rs. 53 lakhs in Season 4. Chhillar’s tally of 5 Super Tackles in Season 1 just one shy of the most by a player in a season.

He then spent the next three season at three different teams- Bengaluru Bulls, Haryana Steelers, and Jaipur Pink Panthers, in this very order. He will now play for his fifth franchise in Pro Kabaddi League Season 7 where he will don Tamil Thalaivas’ jersey.

An integral part of 2016 India’s Kabaddi World Cup campaign, Mohit Chillar stands fourth in the list of most successful defenders in Pro Kabaddi League. Mohit holds as many as 17 high 5s in the league so far. Only two other players in the league have more High 5s than him. Mohit Chhillar led the league in High 5s with 6 in Season 3 and His average of 3.54 tackle points in Season 3 was the second-best among Right Corners.

He was the part of winning U Mumba team season 2 and also captained the Bengaluru Bulls (season 4). He has played 109 PKL matches till date and has earned 277 tackle points with 23 super tackles and 20 high 5’s. He averages 2.33 tackle points per match.


Personal Profile:

Full Name Mohit Chillar
Date of Birth July 13, 1993
Age 26 years old (as in 2020)
Nationality Indian
Coach Randhir Singh
Weight 77 kgs
Height 5’11 ft.
Position Defender
Signature Move  Diving Thigh Hold
Current Club Tamil Thalaivas
Former Club U Mumba, Haryana Steelers, Jaipur Pink Panthers and Bengaluru Bulls

Teams Played for

Seasons Teams
Season 1 U Mumba
Season 2 U Mumba
Season 3 U Mumba
Season 4 Bengaluru Bulls 
Season 5 Haryana Steelers
Season 6 Jaipur Pink Panthers
Season 7 Tamil Thalaivas



Total Matches Played 109
Total Earned Points 284
Most Points in a match 8
Not out percentage 90.62
Total raids 32
Successful raids % 21.87
Super 10’s 0
Total raid points 7
Average raid per match 0.06
Total tackles  555
Number of super tackles 23
Total tackle points 277
Average tackles per match % 2.33
Tackle strike rate % 49.9



SeasonTeam MatchesTotal RaidsSuccessful  RaidsUnsuccessful RaidsRaid Touch Points Raid Bonus pointsTotal Raid Points
PKL 7Tamil Thalaivas18201000
PKL 6Jaipur Pink Panthers14401000
PKL5Haryana Steelers20911213
PKL4Bengaluru Bulls141411123
PKL3U Mumba13300000
PKL2U Mumba14500000
PKL1U Mumba16110101


SeasonTeamMatchesTotal TacklesSuccessful TacklesTotal Tackle PointsTackleStrikeRate
PKL 7Tamil Thalaivas1881343745.67
PKL 6Jaipur Pink Panthers1467293247.76
PKL5Haryana Steelers2057374274
PKL4Bengaluru Bulls1487444754.02
PKL3U Mumba1374444662.16
PKL2U Mumba1472394258.33
PKL1U Mumba1688293438.64


Mohit Chillar Unknown Facts

Chhillar is fourth in the list of the most successful defenders in Pro Kabaddi.

He was also a member of Gold winning team of Asian Kabaddi Championship and 2018 Dubai Kabaddi Masters.

Chhillar is known as “Master of the Super Tackle”. He is third in the list of players with the most Super Tackles.

He works with the North West Railway at Jodhpur.

Mohit really looks up to Rakesh Kumar and Manjeet Chhillar. Both come from the same village, Nizampur.

Mohit Chillar Records and Achievements

Gold at 2016 South Asian Games

Gold at 2016 Kabaddi World Cup

Gold at 2017 Asian Kabaddi Championship

Gold at the 2018 Dubai Kabaddi Masters

Bronze at the 2018 Asian Games

PKL Season 2 Champion with U Mumba.



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