Mahendra Rajput is a professional Indian Kabaddi player, born on April 5, 1990 in Maharashtra, India. Mahendra plays as a raider for Gujarat based team Gujarat Fortunegiants, which takes part in the popular Pro Kabaddi league of India.
Mahendra is an experienced raider and has proved his worth with Bengal Warriors. He is comparatively taller and uses his height as an advantage. He has bailed his team out on multiple occasions and is a consistent performer.
Mahendra first played for Bengal Warriors in season 2 in the year 2015. His journey with Bengal continued till season four of the Pro Kabaddi League.
Rise to Glory
Initially, Mahendra never came into the limelight because he wasn't a regular in the team and his contributions were overshadowed by the seniors. However, he was talented and resilient and when Sukesh Hegde moved out of the team, Mahendra pounced on the opportunity.
The Maharashtra player has played a total of 49 matches in the Pro Kabaddi League. He has scored 165 points, off which 152 are raid points. Mahendra has a total of 329 raids and a 34.65% success rate. He has six super raids and two super 10s. The talented raider has also scored a highest of 14 points in a single match.