Pawan Sehrawat Anticipates Grand Return as Pro Kabaddi League Celebrates Historic 10th Season
As the Pro Kabaddi League (PKL) gears up for its monumental 10th season, the anticipation among fans and players is reaching a crescendo. Telugu Titans' Pawan Sehrawat, the dynamic raider who shattered records at the PKL Auction, is eagerly looking forward to making his mark in this milestone season.
In an exclusive interview, Season 6 MVP Pawan Sehrawat expressed his excitement, stating, "I am very excited to play in the 10th season. I have not played in the league for a while. My preparations are going well in the Telugu Titans camp, and I am looking forward to the season." The anticipation is palpable as Sehrawat prepares to showcase his skills in the opening game against Gujarat Giants in Ahmedabad on December 2, 2023.
Pawan Sehrawat, a stalwart in the kabaddi fraternity, took a trip down memory lane, reminiscing about his debut in Season 3 against Dabang Delhi K.C. "I played my first-ever match in Season 3 and scored a bonus point on my first raid," he recalled. Since then, Sehrawat has been a consistent performer, clinching the highest raid points in the sixth, seventh, and eighth seasons. His exceptional performance in Season 6 earned him the coveted Most Valuable Player Award, recording a remarkable 271 raid points.
Speaking about his standout moment in Season 6, Sehrawat shared, "I had not played for a long time before the sixth season. Nevertheless, I experienced the best moment of my Pro Kabaddi League career in that season when I scored 20 points in the first half against Tamil Thalaivas while playing for Bengaluru Bulls." This revelation underlines the resilience and prowess of Sehrawat, making him a force to be reckoned with in the upcoming season.
Acknowledging the league's growth, Sehrawat emphasized, "Starting the 10th season is quite a big achievement. This is a proud moment for me as well to see Kabaddi grow so much." He highlighted the tremendous increase in the league's popularity, citing the evolution of player auctions. From an initial highest bid of INR 12.8 lakh in Season 1 to a staggering INR 2.6 crore for Season 10, the exponential growth is a testament to the league's rising stature.
PKL Stats of Pawan Sehrawat
Pawan Sehrawat's contribution to PKL history is undeniable, boasting a total of 1037 points, with 986 raid points to his name. As he prepares for Season 10, these statistics only amplify the anticipation surrounding his performance.
As the Pro Kabaddi League embarks on its historic 10th season, Pawan Sehrawat stands at the forefront, ready to leave an indelible mark on the sport. Fans, players, and enthusiasts alike eagerly await the opening clash between Telugu Titans and Gujarat Giants, where Sehrawat's return promises to set the tone for a thrilling season ahead. The journey from Season 3 to the milestone 10th season exemplifies the league's evolution, and Sehrawat's story adds a compelling chapter to the rich tapestry of Pro Kabaddi history.