PKL10 Tamil Thalaivas Coach Ashan Kunar

PKL10 Tamil Thalaivas Coach Ashan Kunar

Name: Ranghir Singh

Date of Birth: 15 April 1960

Place of Birth: Bhera Village in Haryana

Head Coach: Tamil Thalaivas:

Ashan Kumar, known as the “Silent Killer,” hails from the serene village of Bhera in Haryana. His remarkable journey in kabaddi spans both as a player and a coach, earning him a reputation in the sport.

Head Coach of Tamil Thalaivas

Ashan Kumar has been appointed as the head coach of the Tamil Thalaivas for Pro Kabaddi League season 10.

Player and Captain of the Indian Kabaddi Team

  • Under his captaincy in 1990, the Indian Kabaddi Team secured the Gold Medal at the Asian Games.
  • He served as the Indian captain for the Asian Games and won the gold medal for the first time in Beijing, China.
  •  He was the captain of the Indian Kabaddi team at the first Asian Games.

Coaching Career

Ashan Kumar’s coaching journey includes remarkable milestones:

  •  Ashan Kumar’s career in Pro Kabaddi League started In the midseason of the PKL 9, he joined the Tamil Thalaivas because another coach left the team. For season 10, Tamil Thalaivas once again trusted him with his expertise in giving direction to the team.
  • He served as the coach of the Haryana Squad during the 64th Kabaddi Senior Nationals, showcasing his leadership.

Awards and Recognitions

Ashan Kumar’s commitment to kabaddi has been acknowledged with several awards:

  • Arjuna Award by the Government of India.
  • Dronacharya Award by the Government of India in 2001.
  • Bhim Award from the Government of Haryana in 1994.
  • The Bharat Gaurav Award was presented by the president of AKFI in 1993.

International Success

  • In 1998, Ashan Kumar led the Indian team as their coach in Bangkok, resulting in a Gold Medal win.
  • In 1998 he coached the Indian team in Bangkok In 2010 his team won the Gold Medal
  • In 2018 he was the head coach of South Korea

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