Gujrat Giants Coach, Ram Mehar Singh
Name: Ranghir Singh
Deputy Director Sports
Head Coach: Gujrat Giants
Ram Mehar Singh stands as a revered figure in the world of Kabaddi, distinguished as both a player and coach. His illustrious career is marked by numerous achievements and accolades, making him one of the sport’s most celebrated individuals.
Season 10 with the Gujrat Giants
For the Gujrat Giants, Ram Mehar Singh has been the coach since season 9, and he continues in his role as the head coach for season 10. His wealth of experience and bright career trajectory make him a key asset for the team, and high expectations surround his coaching tenure.
Coaching Journey Begins
Transitioning to a coaching role in 2004, Singh commenced his coaching career with the Indian Air Force team and the Services Kabaddi team. His pivotal role in shaping the future of the Indian Kabaddi team spanned from 2009 to 2014, during which he guided the team to a gold medal victory in China in 2008.
Pro Kabaddi League – A Coaching Success Story
Ram Mehar Singh’s coaching journey in the Pro Kabaddi League includes a significant milestone. In season 5, he masterminded the Patna Pirates’ championship victory. Despite the absence of star player Pardeep Narwal, Singh skillfully assembled a winning team that secured the season 5 Pro Kabaddi League title.
As a Kabaddi player, Ram Mehar Singh achieved remarkable success. He served as the captain of the Indian Kabaddi team in 1998 at the Asian Games in Bangkok and in 2002 at the Asian Games in Busan, Korea, both of which resulted in gold medal victories for India.
Honors and Recognitions
Singh’s contributions to Kabaddi earned him a series of prestigious honors and awards:
Singh bolstered his coaching credentials by completing a diploma course in Kabaddi at NSNIS in Bangalore in 2005, earning an A grade
Ram Mehar Singh’s notable awards include:
Ram Mehar Singh’s contributions to Kabaddi, both as a player and coach, have left an indelible mark on the sport’s history, and his leadership with the Gujrat Giants in season 10 of the Pro Kabaddi League is eagerly anticipated.