Pardeep Narwal, or Dupki King as he is popularly known, is a star Pro Kabaddi League player. He plays as a raider for Patna Pirates. He widely considered as the best in the position. In fact, he was the best raider in the fifth season of PKL with 369 raid points. He averaged 14.19 raiding points per match to help his team, Patna Pirates, to win the PKL title. His talent was first detected in PKL itself when he broke on to the scene for Patna Pirates with 116 raid points in his second season. He is considered as the pioneer and proponent of the ‘Dubki’ style of raiding. It involves using one’s agility to dive under a defender’s leap and escape from his clutches, to take home full points. Still only 21, he is among the most promising players of PKL.
|Full Name||Pardeep Narwal Gurjar|
|Height||5 ft 10 in (1.78m)|
|Age||21 years (as of 2018)|
|Nicknames||Mr. Unpredictable, Dubki King, Raid Machine|
|Total Raid Points (Appearance)||625 (64)|
|Major Teams Played For||Bengaluru Bulls, Patna Pirates|
Pardeep Narwal is among the richest Pro Kabaddi League players. He pocketed over Rs. 60,50,000 for the sixth installment of PKL.
Pardeep Narwal born in Sonipat district’s Rindhana village.
- Pardeep Narwal is the only player to be bestowed VIVO Pro Kabaddi’s Most Valuable Player in two consecutive seasons (Seasons IV and V)
- In Season V, Narwal scored an outstanding 369 raid points and was 150 points ahead of the second most successful raider of the season
- The raider currently also holds the record for the most points in a single season (369)
- He has the highest points in a single game (34)
- He also has the most points in a single raid (8)
Pro Kabaddi League Title (2016, 2017)