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Dabang Delhi K.C. – Squad, History, Records, And All You Need To Know

Dabang Delhi is a kabaddi team based in the country’s national capital. The team is owned by Radha Kapoor and coached by Krishan Kumar Hooda. The team is also called ‘The Eagles’ due to their logo which has the shield with wings of an eagle. This team has a dedicated following in New York City, NY, and Tampa Bay, FL. This article contains information about Dabang Delhi – History, Players, Records, And All You Need To Know.

The Journey Of Dabang Delhi From The Inaugural Season Till Now

The Journey Of Dabang Delhi From The Inaugural Season Till Now
Dabang Delhi entered the finals for the first time in season seven.
Season oneDelhi finished sixth in the first season
Season twoThe team finished 7th in the second season
Season threeUnfortunately, Delhi finished 8th in the Third season.
Season fourThey were in the seventh position in season four
Season fiveDelhi was the lowest team in the Zone A table
Season sixThey advanced to the eliminators in Zone A and ended in the third place
Season sevenDabang Delhi were the runners-up in the seventh season.

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Meet The Squad Of Dabang Delhi

Krishan Kumar Hooda was appointed as the team’s coach ahead of the sixth season. He led this team to the first-ever playoffs in the team’s history. The franchise has decided to continue with Hooda for various seasons to come.

Here is a list of players signed in by the franchise at the 2021 auction for season eight:

  • Raider-
    • Ajay Thakur
    • Emad Sedaghatnia
    • Naveen Kumar
    • Neeraj Narwal
    • Sushant Sail
  • Defenders
    • Jeeva Kumar (right cover)
    • Mohit (right cover)
    • Sumit (left cover)
    • Joginder Narwal (left corner)
    • Mohammad Malak
    • Vikash Kumar
  • All Rounder
    • Balram
    • Manjeet Chhillar
    • Sandeep Narwal
    • Vijay Jaglan

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Who Is The Owner Of Dabang Delhi Kabaddi Team?

Who Is The Owner Of Dabang Delhi Kabaddi Team?
Radha Kapoor

Dabang Delhi K.C. is owned by Ms. Radha Kapoor. She is the ONLY female owner of a team in the Pro Kabaddi League. The eldest daughter of Yes Bank MD and CEO Rana Kapoor is the founder of the company DoIT Sports Management (India) Pvt Ltd. This is her first sports investment, different from her DOIT Creations company that promotes the Pressto dry-cleaning chain. She has mentioned at various places that sport is her focus now.

Record List

Dabang Delhi K.C. - History, Players, Records, And All You Need To Know
Delhi vs Bengal Season seven

Following are the records that are adorned by the Dabang Delhi team:

  • Delhi won against Puneri Paltan in the first season with the biggest margin of 23.
  • The total number of successful raids by the players of Delhi is 1853.
  • The success rate percentage of the team stands at a mighty 44 points.
  •  Total number of raid touchpoints by the team is 1759 with 561 bonus points.
  • The team has 1121 defense points.

This team made great progress in their game in previous seasons. There has been positive changes and betterment in the gameplay. Therefore we surely can expect a better-than-ever performance from the Delhi team in this season!

Shruti Mishra
Shruti Mishra
Shruti Mishra, An Undergraduate Student from a renowned Industrial City Jamshedpur, exploring her passion for writing about different sports.


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