Tamil Thalaivas Team

tamil-thalaivas-team-logoTamil Thalaivas is a kabaddi franchise based in Chennai, Tamil Nadu that came into inception during Season 5 of the Pro Kabaddi League. The team is led by Ajay Thakur and coached by E Baskaran and play all their local matches at Jawahar Lal Nehru Stadium , Chennai. The team is owned by industrialist Nimmagadda Prasad and co-owned by none other than Master blaster Sachin Tendulkar and actors like Allu Arjun, Ram Charan and renowned film producer All Aravind. Although the celebrity studded franchise was the talk of the town during the auction, but ended up at the last place in 2017 and 2018 respectively.

Owner: Industrialist Nimmagadda Prasad and co-owned by Sachin Tendulkar, Allu Arjun, Ram Charan, and All Aravind.

Home Ground: at Jawahar Lal Nehru Stadium , Chennai.

Season 5 (2017)
Much was expected from Tamil Thalaivas in the season 5 having assembled a great team on paper, but the season turned out to be a disaster for the franchise. The team played a total of 22 matches, won 6 and lost 14 matches, 2 resulted in a draw and ended up with 46 points.
Best RaiderAjay Thakur ( 182raid points in 22 matches)
Best Defender– Amit Hooda (55 tackle points in 22 matches )
Points Table/ Standings:

Season 6 (2018)
Season 6 was nothing different to season 5 as Tamil Thalaivas yet again finished last in their respective zone and the big names failed to deliver. The team played a total of 22 matches, won 5 and lost 13 matches, 4 resulted in a draw and ended with 42 points in the points table.
Best Raider- Ajay Thakur (177 raid points in 22 matches)
Best Defender- Manjeet Chillar (54 tackle points in 19 matches)
Points Table/ Standings: