The Pro Kabaddi Season 10 player auction is a few weeks away. As many as 84 players have been retained by the 12 franchises. Several domestic and overseas players will be going under the hammer as the PKL franchises look to secure their services. Over the years several players have gone on to represent multiple PKL teams during their Pro Kabaddi journey.
Here, we take a look at some of such top active players who have represented at least five Pro Kabaddi teams in their career.
Sandeep Narwal began his Pro Kabaddi career in the inaugural season as a part of Patna Pirates and was with them till Season 3. He had an impact with his all-round performance as Patna Pirates were crowned the Season 3 champions. Sandeep Narwal was then roped in by Telugu Titans in Season 4 before moving to Puneri Paltan for the next two editions of PKL. He went on to play for the likes of U Mumba, Dabang Delhi K.C. and U.P. Yoddhas in subsequent PKL seasons. Overall, in 156 matches, Sandeep Narwal has earned 645 points in his PKL career.
Prashanth started his PKL journey with Telugu Titans in the opening edition of the league and represented them for the next two seasons. He played for Dabang Delhi K.C. in Season 4 before moving to Haryana Steelers for the next edition. Season 6 witnessed Prashanth Kumar Rai play for U.P. Yoddhas prior to returning to Haryana Steelers for the seventh edition of PKL. He was then bought by Patna Pirates and even led the team in Season 8, while Season 9 saw him donning the Gujarat Giants jersey. In his PKL career so far, Prashanth has amassed 500 raid points.
Like Sandeep Narwal and Prashanth Kumar Rai, K. Prapanjan has represented as many as six PKL teams. He was picked by U Mumba in Season 2 and continued to be a Mumboy in Season 3 as well before turning out for Telugu Titans in the fourth edition of Pro Kabaddi. Season 5 saw him represent Tamil Thalaivas, while the next two editions witnessed him playing for Gujarat Giants and Bengal Warriors before returning to Tamil Thalaivas for Season 8. He then represented Haryana Steelers in Season 9 and has been retained by the franchise as an Elite Retained Player (ERP) for Season 10. The seasoned campaigner has amassed 427 raid points in 103 Pro Kabaddi matches so far.
The experienced Indian right cover, Surjeet Singh has played for five PKL teams. His PKL career started in 2016 with Puneri Paltan in Season 3. He then played for U Mumba in Season 4 and Bengal Warriors in Season 5 and 6. Surjeet returned to his first PKL team Puneri Paltan ahead of Season 7 and was with Tamil Thalaivas in Season 8. Season 9 witnessed him play for Telugu Titans. He is among the all-time top five defenders of Pro Kabaddi with 348 tackle points to his tally.
Another Indian defender, Ravinder Pahal has played for five Pro Kabaddi teams. He began his career with Dabang Delhi K.C. in Season 1 and was a part of their squad for the next two campaigns as well. He then went on to represent Puneri Paltan and Bengaluru Bulls in Season 4 and Season 5 respectively. Pahal returned to Dabang Delhi K.C. once again for Season 6 and Season 7 before joining Gujarat Giants for the eighth edition of PKL. The right cover was a part of Telugu Titans for Season 9 and is sixth in the list all-time for most tackle points scored with 339 tackle points.