Sukesh Hegde Kabaddi Player

Sukesh Hegde Biography

Personal Profile:

Full Name Sukesh Hegde
Date of Birth 2 October 1989
Age 31 years old (as in 2020)
Nationality Indian
Coach BC Ramesh
Weight 82 kgs
Height 5’9 ft.
Position Raider
Signature Move  Running Hand Touch
Current Club Bengal Warriors
Former Club Telugu Titans, Gujarat Fortune Giants, Tamil Thalaivas

Teams Played for

Seasons Teams
Season 1 Telugu Titans
Season 2 Telugu Titans
Season 3 Telugu Titans
Season 4 Telugu Titans
Season 5 Gujarat Fortune Giants
Season 6 Tamil Thalaivas
Season 7 Bengal Warriors


Early Life and Family

Karnataka-native Sukesh Hegde was born on 2nd October 1989. He comes from a humble background and hails from the village. He worked and toiled hard, and with sheer dedication paved his way to being a Kabaddi star.


Sukesh Hegde Pro Kabaddi League Career

After shining at district and state level, he made his way into Pro Kabaddi as he was bought by Telugu Titans in Season 1 and spent four seasons there. He then moved to Gujarat Fortune Giants before moving to Tamil Thalaivas. He is now set to play for Bengal Warriors.

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Hegde’s tally of 62 raid points in 13 matches in Season 2 was the second-best by a Telugu Titans player. He also did well under pressure and his 26 raid points in ‘Do-Or-Die’ situations were third highest in Season 2 of VIVO Pro Kabaddi.

In season 5, Sukesh Hegde was bought by Gujarat Fortunegiants in Pro Kabaddi league career, which was also the franchise’s debut season and Sukesh Hegde was the first captained to led Gujarat Fortunegiants in pro kabaddi league. In which Sukesh played 18 matches with total raids of 235 and total raid points of 75.

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I believe that “Anybody can achieve anything with the passion , focus and the support” , Today is my dream come true day !! Yes, this season was the very crucial period in my life where I thought this could be my last season but this is a “Come back” season in my kabbaddi career . As every player’s dream , I wished to hold this winning trophy and i had to wait for 6 long seasons to fulfill this dream . 7 turns out to be my lucky number as my belief.. Yes my jersy number is 7 and we are the champions of pro kabbaddi league in season 7. At this moment i want to thank so many people , especially @bengal.warriors for selecting me in the auction and for this memorable opportunity, coach @bckabaddi to bringout the best in me, my teammates who are the reason for this glorious moment, all kabbaddi fans who had faith in me and my team for showering your love and support and finally my family and friend’s for believing in me that i can achieve something. #BengalWarriors #AamarWarriors #Season7 Champions #ProKabbaddi

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Sukesh Hegde once again moved to the new team and this time it was Tamil Thalaivas who bought Sukesh Hegde for 26 lacs where he played 17 matches with total raids of 176 and total raid points of 68.

He is known for his Running hand touch where he uses most of his agility and height.


Total Matches Played 100
Total Earned Points 429
Most Points in a match 15
Not out percentage 84
Total raids 1000
Successful raids % 41.3
No. of super raids 16
Super 10’s 1
Total raid points 413
Average raid per match 4.13
Total tackles  96
Number of super tackles 2
Total tackle points 16
Average tackles per match % 0.14
Tackle strike rate % 16.66


Season Wise Stats:



SeasonTeamMatches PlayedTotal RaidsSuccessful RaidsUnsuccessful RaidsRaid Touch PointsRaid Bonus PointsTotal Raid Points
PKL 7Bengal Warriors161424317461561
PKL 6Tamil Thalaivas171765131442468
PKL5Gujarat Fortune Giants18232583067976
PKL4Telugu Titans9958437
PKL3Telugu Titans131464929511061
PKL2Telugu Titans131334422511162
PKL1Telugu Titans14130602471879


SeasonTeamMatches PlayedTotal TacklesSuccessful TacklesTotal Tackle Points
PKL 7Bengal Warriors16722
PKL 6Tamil Thalaivas171445
PKL5Gujarat Fortune Giants18222
PKL4Telugu Titans9700
PKL3Telugu Titans131623
PKL2Telugu Titans131322
PKL1Telugu Titans142355
Sukesh Hegde Records and Achievements
Sukesh Hegde’s tally of 62 raid points in 13 matches in Season 2 was the second-best by a Telugu Titans player.
With 75 in 18 matches, Hegde had the second-most raid points by a Gujarat Fortunegiants player in their maiden campaign.
His 26 raid points in ‘Do-Or-Die’ situations were third-most in Season 2 of Vivo Pro Kabaddi.
Sukesh Hegde managed to bag a total of 295 points in 67 matches which are a remarkable feat.
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