Shrikant Jadhav Kabaddi Player

Shrikant Jadhav Biography

Personal Profile:

Full Name Shrikant Jadhav
Date of Birth September 17, 1995
Age 25 Years old (as in 2020)
Nationality Indian
Coach Jasveer Singh
Weight 79.1 Kg
Height 5.6 ft.
Position Raider
Signature Move  Toe touch
Current Club UP Yoddha
Former Club Bengal Warriors, U Mumba

 

Teams Played for

Seasons Teams
Season 3 Bengal Warriors
Season 4 Bengal Warriors
Season 5 U Mumba
Season 6 UP Yoddha
Season 7 UP Yoddha

 

Early Life

Shrikant Jadhav was born on 17th September 1995 in a village name Dahigaone near Ahmednagar, Maharashtra. Coming from a poor family, His father was a farmer and he had a difficult childhood. But his father bought a small shop in the village to make sure Shrikant and his siblings get the necessary education.

 Shrikant Jadhav in 10th grade represented Maharashtra in the National level competition. And with his athletic performances, Jhadav earned an opportunity to train at SAI in Kandivali, Mumbai. Shrikant was trained by the big names of the Indian Kabaddi, Pankaj Shirsat, Nitin Madane and Kashiling Adake.

Shrikant Jadhav Pro kabaddi Career

Shrikant Jadhav performances at the national level grabbed the attention of the Pro Kabaddi League teams. He was bought by the Jaipur Pink Panthers for the second season.

But the untimely shoulder injury ended his season without a single appearance. Shrikant had no money for the surgery on his injured shoulder. But his family helped him in such a difficult situation and made sure Shrikant was fit for the upcoming season.

In season 3, Shrikant was signed by Bengal Warriors for the season, where he spent two seasons. And although he played just 10 games in two seasons, grabbing only 17 points, these two seasons helped him clear all the debts and took care of his family.

Shrikant Jadhav represented Bengal Warriors for 2 consecutive seasons before moving to U Mumba.

After joining the U Mumba squad, Shrikant made a positive impact as he scored 98 points in Pro Kabaddi Season 5 and was a big performer in ‘Do-Or-Die’ raid situations for them.  Toe Touch is his signature move. For the upcoming Pro Kabaddi Season 7, he has been by bought by UP Yoddha for the whopping amount of 68 lakhs.

With 141 raid points in 25 games, Shrikant was U.P Yoddha’s second-best raider in season 6. He played a crucial role in taking the Yoddhas to qualifiers, one step away from the final. The raider finished the season with 4 Super raids and 5 Super 10s. And once again, Shrikant was extraordinary in Do-or-Die situation, collecting 43 points in Do-or-Die raids, joint highest in the league.

 

Statistics
Total Matches Played 76
Total Earned Points 413
Most Points in a match 17
Not out percentage 73.19
Total raids 847
Successful raids % 46.28
Super 10’s 10
Total raid points 392
Average raid per match 5.15
Total tackles  49
Number of super tackles 3
Total tackle points 21
Average tackles per match % 0.23
Tackle strike rate % 42.85

 

Season Wise Stats:

Raiding:

SeasonTeamMatches PlayedTotal RaidsSuccessful RaidsUnsuccessful RaidsRaid Touch PointsRaid Bonus PointsTotal Raid Points
PKL 3Bengal Warriors53591510010
PKL 4Bengal Warriors51665617
PKL 5U Mumba191707043662086
PKL 6UP Yoddha253321089811229141
PKL 7UP Yoddha222941126512325148


Tackling
:

SeasonTeamMatches PlayedTotal TacklesSuccessful TacklesTotal Tackle Points
PKL 3Bengal Warriors5100
PKL 4Bengal Warriors5300
PKL 5U Mumba19221012
PKL 6UP Yoddha251145
PKL 7UP Yoddha221244

 

Shrikant Jadhav Records and Achievements:

Shrikant Jadhav’s tally of 98 points in 19 games was the third-highest by a U Mumba player in Season 5.

He led U.P. Yoddha in scoring in Season 7 with 152 points.

Shrikant Jadhav is a reliable raider in Do-or-die situations, leading the must-score situations with 43 raid points in Season 6.

 

Shrikant Jadhav Social Media:

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