Being one of the new four teams of this season, the achievement of Gujarat Fortunegiants has been sky high so far and it is not done yet. The team from the land of Sabarmati has been brilliant and currently sit on top of the Zone A in the Pro Kabaddi League.
This team doesn’t have a lot of big names, but their team performance and collective effort has eclipsed others. From Raiding to defending, they have always worked in tandems and been led well by Sukesh Hegde. The giants from Gujarat have won 13 of their 20 games and sit pretty at number one position. They have had two phases of four consecutive wins and that has mainly carried the momentum throughout the lengthy league phase. In raiding department, Sachin has been supported well by the likes of Sukesh Hegde. Also in tackle, two Iranians Abozar and Fazel Atrachali have been the main pillar of Gujarat. Their home form has been the best in the league as they have got a total of 23 points from all their games in Ahmedabad, most than any other team.
Squad: Sukesh Hegde(Capt.), Amit Rathi, Chandran Ranjit, Mahendra Rajput, Pahan Sehrawat, Rakesh Narwal, Sachin, Sultan Dange, Abozar Mighani, Amit, C Kalai Arasan, Fazel Atrachali, Manoj Kumar, Parvesh Bhainswal, Sunil Kumar, Vikas Kale, Mahipal Narwal, Rohit Gulia, Seong Ryoel Kim
Sachin: This young man has been a surprise. He has been picked out of the grassroot level and he has surprised us all with his brute force and raiding prowess. Sachin has picked up a total of 130 raid points and is Gujarat’s leading raider.
Abozar Mighani: Abozar Mighani is another player who has been out of the blue and has been immensely impressive. He has 58 tackle points and his dash, block has ended up raiders being sent to the bench.