Maninder Singh is a professional Indian Kabaddi player, born on 31 January 1990 in Jalandhar, Punjab, India. Maninder plays as a raider for West Bengal based team Bengal Warriors, which takes part in the popular Pro Kabaddi league of India.
Maninder is a top class attacking player in the league. He is a smart player and is very calculative when it comes to raiding the enemy lines. He fools defenders with his precise and intelligent movement and leaves defenders confused.
Maninder made his debut for Rajasthan based team, Jaipur Pink Panthers in the opening season of the Pro Kabaddi League in 2014.
Rise to Glory
Maninder got off to a flying start in the 2014 season of the Pro Kabaddi League. He was on the third spot among the top raiders in the PKL in the first season, with 130 raid points.
After a spell of inactive seasons, Maninder resumed his Kabaddi career with Bengal Warriors in the fifth season of the PKL. He was back with a great start and proved that he was still top drawer, leading the Bengal raiding gang with 190 points. Maninder has been retained by Bengal because of his impact in the last season.
Maninder has played 37 matches in the Pro Kabaddi League. He has scored a total of 329 points. The Punjab boy has made a total of 542 raids with a success rate of 47.41%, scoring 320 points. He also has nine super raids and 14 super 10s.
Maninder as also a part of the Indian National Kabaddi team which won the 2017 Asian Kabaddi Championship.