Selvamani K Kabaddi Player

Selvamani K Biography

Personal Profile:

Full Name Selvamani K
Date of Birth 28 Apr 1992
Age 28 years old (as in 2020)
Nationality Indian
Coach Rakesh Kumar
Weight 76.3 Kg
Height 6’1 ft.
Position Raider
Signature Move Running Hand Touch
Current Club Haryana Steelers 
Former Club Dabang Delhi, Jaipur Pink Panthers


Teams Played for

Seasons Teams
Season 2 Dabang Delhi
Season 3 Dabang Delhi
Season 4 Dabang Delhi
Season 5 Jaipur Pink Panthers
Season 6 Jaipur Pink Panthers
Season 7 Haryana Steelers 


Early Life and Family

Selvamani K was born on 28th April 1992 from Thekkampatti, Omalur Taluk, Salem, Tamil Nadu.  Selvamani started playing kabaddi when he was just nine years of age.

Since then Selvamani has been working on making it in pro and pursue kabaddi as his profession. The raider received his first professional training at Tamil Nadu Amateur Kabaddi Association, TAKA, when he was in the fourth year of his diploma in Mechanical Engineering at CSI Polytechnic.

Pro Kabaddi League Career

Selvamani K  made his Pro Kabaddi debut in Season 2 for Dabang Delhi and was there till Season 4. which turned out to be his breakout season. He was excellent in supporting Kashi and Meraj. The raider picked 25 Do or Die raid points, the third-highest for that season. 

His game was so impressive in season 5, Pink Panthers paid a staggering Rs73 Lakhs for him. But unfortunately, he got injured in the first few minutes of his first game for the new side and that sidelined him for the rest of the season.

Later that season, The Jaipur Pink Panthers management, let go of him in the auction but retained him very next season and back for a meagre Rs15Lakhs. Till now he has had a decent run with skills such as Running Hand Touch and Running Kick in his arsenal.

In season 7, will be playing for Haryana Steelers in the upcoming season. Where Harayana Steelers paid around 16.50 lacs for the raider. where he only managed to play 6 games made a total of 36 raids and collecting 11 raid points for his side.


Total Matches Played 56
Total Earned Points 156
Most Points in a match 11
Not out percentage 79.09
Total raids 354
Successful raids % 42.37
Super 10’s 2
Total raid points 150
Average raid per match 2.67
Total tackles  29
Number of super tackles 0
Total tackle points 6
Average tackles per match % 0.01
Tackle strike rate % 20.68



Season Wise Stats:


SeasonTeamMatches PlayedTotal RaidsSuccessful RaidsUnsuccessful RaidsRaid Touch PointsRaid Bonus PointsTotal Raid Points 
PKL 7Haryana Steelers6367106511
PKL 6Jaipur Pink Panthers14822619211738
PKL 5Jaipur Pink Panthers31335404
PKL 4Dabang Delhi 13106341837845
PKL 3Dabang Delhi892291531738
PKL 2Dabang Delhi924959514


SeasonTeamMatches PlayedTotal TacklesSuccessful TacklesTotal Tackle Points
PKL 7Haryana Steelers7422
PKL 6Jaipur Pink Panthers14511
PKL 5Jaipur Pink Panthers3000
PKL 4Dabang Delhi 13800
PKL 3Dabang Delhi8611
PKL 2Dabang Delhi9200
Selvamani K Records and Achievements
With only four seasons in the Pro Kabaddi League, Selvamani has already crossed 100 raid points. 
In Season 3, he picked 25 Do-Or-Die Raid Points, the third-highest tally that season.
Season 4 was a breakthrough campaign for Selvamani where he scored 45 raid points.
In Season 4, 27 of his 45 raid points came in Do-Or-Die raids.
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