Top 5 Foreign Players to watch out for in the Pro Kabaddi season 7

Fazel Atrachali

Top 5 Foreign Players in PKL7:- The game of Pro Kabaddi League knows no boundaries i.e., it is now a global event as well. Players from all over the world are enlisted for the auctions, and now a part of the league in big numbers. By far, Pro Kabaddi League has witnessed some remarkable players coming from all around the world to showcase their talents and gameplay in the most anticipated Pro Kabaddi League.

Here is the list of some of the most remarkable and skilled foreign players to watch out for in the upcoming Pro Kabaddi League Season 7 that kick-starts from 20th of July.   

#1 Fazel Atrachali

Fazel Atrachali , Foreign Players in PKL7

Country- Iran

Team- U Mumba

Position- Defender, Left Corner

Fazel Atrachali is an Iranian defender (left corner) who is a key player for his national team. Fazel is a rock-solid defender who strengthens the defensive department of the team. His robust skill of dashing always comes to the rescue for his team. He approaches his opponent raider with full momentum to break his balance on the mat. In fact, Fazel is the only foreign player to be able to play in 4 Pro Kabaddi League Seasons’ finale. In his 360 tackles, he has scored 235 total tackle points that are a pretty decent figure for any defender in the Pro Kabaddi League seasons. U Mumba would count on his defending skills for the solidarity in the team. He surely is the player to grab the attention of the spectators.

#2 Mohammad Esmaeil Nabibakhsh 

Country- Iran

Team- Bengal Warriors

Position- All-Rounder

Mohammad Esmaeil Nabibakhsh will make his debut in Pro Kabaddi League Season 7. He is a remarkable all-rounder and a complete player who helped his national team Iran win the gold medal at the 2018 Asian Games. He was also very clinical in the Dubai Kabaddi Masters Championship, where he helped Iran win the silver medal. He was bought for a massive amount of 77.75 Lakhs, making him the most expensive foreign player of Pro Kabaddi League Season 7. He boasts of great understanding of the game and possesses the necessary skills to take the game away from the opposition in the blink of the eye. Nabibakhsh gives a perfect balance to the team and will be a huge asset.

He would be playing for Bengal Warriors in Pro Kabaddi Season 7 and all eyes would be on him. 

#3 Mohammad Shazid Hossain

Country- Bangladesh

Team- Gujarat Fortune Giants

Position- Raider

Mohammad Shazid hails from Bangladeshi all-rounder who represents his national team in major Kabaddi tournaments. He is a raider who has scored some good raid points. His aggressive approach with the mix of calmness during the matches lets him take the advantage over the opposition. He has been acquired by Gujarat Fortune Giants in the list of the foreign players. 

Shahid Hossain has some good experience under his belt. People would surely want to see what he will bring in for the team and for their successful campaign. 

#4 Jang Kun-Lee

Country-Republic of Korea

Team- Patna Pirates

Position- Raider

Jang Kun-Lee has been one of the most successful overseas raiders in VIVO Pro Kabaddi League. He is the first overseas player in Pro Kabaddi League to score 400+ raid points, making the most of his signature move- Kick. He was continuously retained by Bengal Warriors in all the previous Pro Kabaddi seasons because of the value he adds to the team with his brilliant raiding skills. 

Bengal Warriors have been very fortunate to retain him in all these seasons, however, this year, the Korean has been acquired by Patna Pirates for a handsome amount of Rs. 40 lakhs.

 People would love to feast their eyes with the raiding moves of Jang Kun in the upcoming season of Pro Kabaddi League and would be interesting to see how he fits into a new setup and raid in-tandem with Pardeep Narwal, who likes to be in the thick of all action.

#5 Hadi Oshtorak


Team- Patna Pirates

Position- All-Rounder

Hadi Oshtorak has been the part of the title-winning teams Patna Pirates in Pro Kabaddi Season 3 & 4. No doubt he is one of the best overseas all-rounders Pro Kabaddi has witnessed. Although an all-rounder, Oshtorak is more solid with his defensive abilities. Patna Pirates have bought him for an amount of Rs. 16 lakhs, relying on his all-round skills. 

Hadi can also come in handy when it comes to the raiding side of the business. 

People would be longing to watch him play thereby making him one of the top foreign players to look for.

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