Nitin Rawal is an Indian professional kabaddi player who plays for the Jaipur Pink Panthers in the Pro Kabaddi League. He is primarily a left corner defender but plays as an all-rounder for most of the time. His raiding skills have amazed everyone and he has a knack for scoring bonus points. His excellent tackle timings make him a threat to opponents on both sides of the mat.
He is known for making flawless running hand touches. Nitin Rawal’s 65 raid points in season 5 were the second highest by any player in the Jaipur Pink Panther squad. Rawal managed four super-raids in season 5, most by any player in the Jaipur Pink Panthers squad and joint seventh most in the league. With 85 points, Rawal was second only behind Pawan Kumar Kadian for most points scored by a player from the Jaipur franchise.
He made his Pro Kabaddi League debut in season 5. Nitin is yet to debut for the national team.
Rise to Glory
He first rose to glory in the fifth season of the PKL while playing for the Jaipur Pink Panthers as he established himself as the best all-rounder of the side with 65 raid points and 20 tackle points.
Rawal's standout performance came in a 27-27 tie with Haryana Steelers as he scored 12 points in the match, winning the Young Star of the Day award. It offered a glimpse of how good the future could be for Nitin Rawal and the Jaipur Pink Panthers.
Pro Kabaddi League Stats
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