Ajay Thakur is an Indian professional Kabaddi player and the former captain of the Indian National Kabaddi Team. Ajay is a member of the Himachal Pradesh Police Service cadre. Apart from being the kabaddi player, he is also a Deputy Superintendent of Police. Read further to know more about Ajay Thakur net worth, etc.
|Full Name||Ajay Thakur|
|Nick Name||Ice Man, King of Kabaddi|
|Date of Birth||May 1, 1986|
|Birth Country||Dabhota, Nalagarh, Himachal Pradesh, India|
|Profession||Kabaddi Player, DSP|
|Signature Move||Frog Jump|
|Awards||Padma Shri, Arjuna Award|
Thakur is one of the best Indian raiders and therefore is called the King Of Kabaddi. He debuted in Pro Kabaddi League in the year 2014. He was the captain of the Indian Team in the year 2017. However, Ajay played for Bengaluru Bulls in Pro Kabaddi League season 1 and season 2. Similarly, in season 3, he played for Puneri Paltan and scored 63 raid points with 1 tackle point during 14 matches. Thakur has been a part of Tamil Thalaivas for the rest of three seasons.
Ajay Thakur Net Worth
The primary income source is Kabaddi. In addition to kabaddi, he also earns from his job as DSP. The estimated net worth of the king ranges between INR 12 to 15 crores.
Ajay Thakur Salary and Other incomes
The raider had a salary of INR 12 lakh in season 1. In the second season, he was given a sum of INR 15 Lakh. He was roped in for INR 20 lakh in season 3. However, he was paid only INR 19 Lakh in the next season. In addition to all these, Ajay was given a whopping amount of INR 69 Lakh in season five and INR 76.23 Lakh in season six. In addition to this, he also earns from his job as DSP.
Ajay Thakur Achievements
|Asian Games, 2016 World Cup||Gold|
|Asian Kabaddi Championship 2017||Gold|
|Asian Indoor and Martial Arts Games in 2013||Gold|
|Dubai Kabaddi Masters 2018||Gold|
|Asian Indoor Games in 2007||Gold|
|Padma Shri and Arjuna Award|