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.
|Full Name||Mohit Chillar|
|Date of Birth||July 13, 1993|
|Age||26 years old (as in 2020)|
|Signature Move||Diving Thigh Hold|
|Current Club||Tamil Thalaivas|
|Former Club||U Mumba, Haryana Steelers, Jaipur Pink Panthers and Bengaluru Bulls|
Teams Played for
|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|
|Successful raids %||21.87|
|Total raid points||7|
|Average raid per match||0.06|
|Number of super tackles||23|
|Total tackle points||277|
|Average tackles per match %||2.33|
|Tackle strike rate %||49.9|
Season Team Matches Total Raids Successful Raids Unsuccessful Raids Raid Touch Points Raid Bonus points Total Raid Points PKL 7 Tamil Thalaivas 18 2 0 1 0 0 0 PKL 6 Jaipur Pink Panthers 14 4 0 1 0 0 0 PKL5 Haryana Steelers 20 9 1 1 2 1 3 PKL4 Bengaluru Bulls 14 14 1 1 1 2 3 PKL3 U Mumba 13 3 0 0 0 0 0 PKL2 U Mumba 14 5 0 0 0 0 0 PKL1 U Mumba 16 1 1 0 1 0 1
Season Team Matches Total Tackles Successful Tackles Total Tackle Points TackleStrikeRate PKL 7 Tamil Thalaivas 18 81 34 37 45.67 PKL 6 Jaipur Pink Panthers 14 67 29 32 47.76 PKL5 Haryana Steelers 20 57 37 42 74 PKL4 Bengaluru Bulls 14 87 44 47 54.02 PKL3 U Mumba 13 74 44 46 62.16 PKL2 U Mumba 14 72 39 42 58.33 PKL1 U Mumba 16 88 29 34 38.64
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.
Mohit Chillar Social Media
Mohit Chillar Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/chhillar.mohit/
Mohit Chillar Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/chhillar1234/
Mohit Chillar Twitter: https://twitter.com/mohitchhillar04