Rahul Chaudhari - Great Kabaddi Player
Rahul Chaudhari Biography and His Work
One who exceeded expectations, one who proved that he belongs carving his own leash amongst the game's high-and-mighty the most successful Raider of pro Kabaddi season one ready to repeat his heroics ready to reclaim the summit, popularly known as a “Poster Boy” he is none other than bravo Rahul Chaudhari an ace Raider of Telugu Titan renowned for a speed and agility revered for his ability to slip past the most lethal defenders.
When the topic comes about Kabaddi there is only one popular name comes to mind is Rahul Chaudhari, an Indian professional kabaddi player. He is the Raider and captain of Telugu Titans in Pro Kabaddi League (PKL).
He was one of the players in the winning team held in South Asian Games in 2016 which won gold medal.
An Insipirational Quote
Zindagi Ki asli Udaan Abhi Baki Hai, Zindagi Ki kahin imtihaan Abhi Baki Hai, Abhi Toh napi hai mutti bhar Zameen Humne, Abhi toh Sara Aasman Baaki Hai.
Early Life of Poster Boy
Rahul Chaudhari was born on 16th July 1993 in the village called Bijnor at Uttar Pradesh. His sun sign is Gemini. He was motivated towards kabaddi because of his brother Rohit Kumar who was also a Kabadddi player of his town’s team.
Rahul started to take the game seriously in the year 2006 at the age of 13 years. He used to ran off to play kabaddi after coming from school without having food. His parents were against him and thrashed him for his attraction towards the game and said him that he was ruining his life by playing the game.
Rahul took the slow initiation towards the game and learnt all the details about Kabaddi. And once it so happened that there was a game conducted at his place by Sports Authority of India in the year 2010, hence in that team Rahul’s real talent was recognized then he got a chance to go to Gujarat from where he got best training for Kabaddi. Hence it was a career turning point for him.
Infact Rahul was playing as a defender but he developed himself as a deadly attacking Raider, during this phase he represented his team Uttar Pradesh and won Gold Medal in 2016 as National Kabaddi Championship.
Journey in PKL
During the training program at Gandhi Nagar at Gujarat, he got an offer to play in the favour of Bharathiya Sena, but he rejected because he wanted to concentrate on the game and training continuously.
In the year 2014 Pro Kabaddi League was launched by Star Sports then a Coach named Uday Kumar of team Telugu Titans selected Rahul Chaudhari because of his agility and speed for this he got 8lakh rupees.
In season 1 of PKL he scored 151 points followed by 3rd season with 98 points and 87 in 3rd season and 146 raid points in 4th and highest raid point scored is during season 5th that is 184, so out of 79 matches his total point was 710 points from which 666 was raid points and 44 tackle points. He was the first player to complete 500 raid points in PKL with a raid average of 8.48. Hence he was awarded as “Best Raider of the Tournament”.
He has played for AIR India for few years.
Other than PKL being a captain in the year 2014, he also played in the game “Beach Kabaddi” in 2014 Beach Asian Game held at Patong Beach Phuket, Thailand and won Bronze Medal for the Indian Team.
Apart from Kabaddi he starred on few musical albums titled “Dil Mera” by Raj Lamba.
Today the only reason he has set a bench mark in the kabaddi game is because of his dedication and hard work towards the game. And his dream is to bag an Arjun Award for the country and to make Kabaddi as a game in Olympics and to represent the Indian Team. He gives his all credits to his brother Rohit Kumar.
Profession: Indian kabaddi player
Born: June 16, 1993
Height: 6 feet
Eye Colour: Brown
Hair Colour: Black
Pro Kabbadi Debut: Season 1, 2014
Jersey number: 1
Team: Telugu Titans
Hobbies: Yoga, in 2006 he started paying kabaddi.