Feel the Thrill with the Tamil Thalaivas

PKL's 2017 season saw the addition of 4 brand new teams: UP Yoddha, Tamil Thalaivas, Haryana Steelers, and Gujarat Fortune Giants. Over 130 matches are played over a span of 3 months. Fans cannot wait to experience the thrill of kabaddi watching their favorite teams this time around. This season, as the previous season got canceled due to the pandemic, hopefully, in 2021, we can expect to see the Tamil Thalaivas team in action.

Tamil Thalaivas

Tamil Thalaivas is one of the 12 teams that play in PKL and this team was added to the kabaddi league in 2017. The Pro kabaddi Tamil team is based out of Tamil Nadu, Chennai. Tamil Thalaivas Team plays home matches at Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium.

The very popular theme song of the Tamil Thalaivas squad is Namma Mannu Namma Velayattu. You will surely be vibing to this, all the Thalaivas!

Tamil Thalaivas Coach- Udaya Kumar
Tamil Thalaivas Captain- Ajay Thakur

Tamil Thalaivas Team History

The 2017 and 2018-19 editions of the Pro Kabaddi league witnessed the inclusion of 4 new franchises in the league and Tamil Thalaivas squad is one of them.  This Tamil kabaddi team made their debut in 2017 and represents the city of Chennai. Tamil Thalaivas team plays the home games at Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium in Chennai.

Tamil Thalaivas Owners

This Tamil Kabaddi team owners are none other than the confederation called Magnum Sports Ventures Pvt Ltd which is a parent company of Kerala Blasters FC from the Indian Super League (ISL). Tamil Thalaivas owners include the industrialist Mr. Nimmagadda Prasad, Indian film stars, Chiranjeevi as well as Allu Arvind, an Indian Film Producer, with Mr. Nikhil Bhardwaj, co-owner, at the helm of the day-to-day operations of the club.

Tamil Thalaivas Stats

The Pro Kabaddi Tamil Thalaivas team haven’t had much of a success so far. Last season i.e., season 7 the Tamil Thalaivas Team was seen at the extreme bottom of the points table.

Stats of the Pro Kabaddi Tamil Thalaivas are as follows:

MATCHES PLAYED 66 22 22 22
WINS 15 4 5 6
DRAWS 9 3 4 2
LOSSES 42 15 13 14

Best Performers of Tamil Thalaivas

Tamil Thalaivas Players list lists the Top Performers:

  • Ajay Thakur - He scored 9 raid points against Gujarat and was the top raider. He has played 118 matches and has scored 811 points so far.
  • Mohit Chillar - He was the top defender and scored 5 tackle points for the team.
  • Ajith Kumar - Tamil Thalaivas Ajith Kumar has scored 121 points in the 19 matches he played and is an asset to the team.

Tamil Thalaivas Squad Records

The Records of the Team are as follows:

  • 2017- lost 14 out of 22 games. They finished at the bottom of Zone B with just 46 points and a score difference of -71.
  • 2018- This season was no different for the team. They won just 5 games of 22 in total, and once again finished at the bottom of Zone B. The team won just 42 points and ended up with a score difference of -70.
  • 2019- A very disappointing season and they finished at the bottom.

Tamil Thalaivas Team and Players

 Talking about Tamil Thalaivas Players, the Tamil Thalaivas Squad has retained 3 players: Ajay Thakur, Manjeet Chillar, and Victor Obiero.

Since making a debut in PKL, the Tamil Thalaivas Kabaddi team led by Ajay Thakur hasn't had much success after finishing rock bottom in Zone B, in both seasons.

The Tamil Thalaivas Players list are as follows:

Player Position
Ajith Kumar Raider
Rahul Chaudhari Raider
Shabeer Bappu Raider
Vineet Sharma Raider
Yashwant Bishnoi Raider
Ajay Thakur Raider
Anand Raider
Milad Sheibak Defender
M. Abishek Defender
Mohit Chhillar Defender
Ajeet Defender
Himanshu Defender
Ponparthiban Subramanian Defender
Ran Singh All-Rounder
Manjeet Chhillar All-Rounder
Victor Onyango Obiero All-Rounder
Hemant Chauhan All-Rounder

Tamil Thalaivas Match Schedule for 2021

The Schedule for the Tamil Thalaivas kabaddi team is as follows:

Date Match
21-Jul-2021 Telugu Titans vs Tamil Thalaivas
25-Jul-2021 Dabang Delhi K.C. vs Tamil Thalaivas
29-Jul-2021 Tamil Thalaivas vs Patna Pirates
4-Aug-2021 Haryana Steelers vs Tamil Thalaivas
7-Aug-2021 UP Yoddha vs Tamil Thalaivas
10-Aug-2021 Gujarat Fortune Giants vs Tamil Thalaivas
17-Aug-2021 Tamil Thalaivas vs Bengaluru Bulls
18-Aug-2021 Tamil Thalaivas vs Puneri Paltan
21-Aug-2021 Tamil Thalaivas vs Jaipur Pink Panthers
23-Aug-2021 Tamil Thalaivas vs U Mumba
29-Aug-2021 Bengal Warriors vs Tamil Thalaivas
1-Sep-2021 Bengaluru Bulls vs Tamil Thalaivas
2-Sep-2021 Telugu Titans vs Tamil Thalaivas
8-Sep-2021 Dabang Delhi K.C. vs Tamil Thalaivas
9-Sep-2021 Tamil Thalaivas vs Patna Pirates
14-Sep-2021 Tamil Thalaivas vs Haryana Steelers
18-Sep-2021 Puneri Paltan vs Tamil Thalaivas
21-Sep-2021 UP Yoddha vs Tamil Thalaivas
28-Sep-2021 Gujarat Fortune Giants vs Tamil Thalaivas
30-Sep-2021 Tamil Thalaivas vs U Mumba
7-Oct-2021 Tamil Thalaivas vs Jaipur Pink Panthers
9-Oct-2021 Bengal Warriors vs Tamil Thalaivas

Tamil Thalaivas PAAs

  • What is the name of Pro Kabaddi Tamil Nadu team?

The Pro Kabaddi Tamil Thalaivas represent Tamil Nadu in PKL. The Tamil Thalaivas squad is a newer addition to the league and was introduced in 2017. The Tamil Thalaivas Players haven’t been able to gain great glory for the team as Tamil Thalaivas Kabaddi team has managed positions towards the bottom of the table since 2017.

Tamil Thalaivas Coach- Udaya Kumar
Tamil Thalaivas Captain- Ajay Thakur
Tamil Thalaivas owners- Magnum Sports Ventures Pvt Ltd.

  • Will Tamil Thalaivas qualify?

Pro kabaddi Tamil team have played 3 seasons so far and have remained at the bottom of the points table. This kabaddi Tamil team has not qualified for the playoffs even once. The new season brings the same expectations from the Tamil Thalaivas players, Tamil Thalaivas coach, and Tamil Thalaivas captain Ajay Thakur.   

  • Can Tamil Thalaivas win PKL season 8?

Ajay Thakur as a captain of Tamil Thalaivas has not got much of a success to the team as the team has ended in rock bottom in Zone B, both in 2017 and 2018-19 seasons. Seeing the stats and the Tamil Thalaivas players list it can be said that the Pro kabaddi Tamil Thalaivas Team have to perform exorbitantly well in this season to at least make it to the playoffs, or they may surprise us by winning too, who knows what can happen in the sports world?

  • How many tackle points did Tamil Thalaivas score in the title-winning season?

2017- Amit Hooda was their best defender with 61 tackle points.
2018- Manjeet Chillar was the best defender with 59 tackle points.

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