Gujarat Fortune Giants

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GujaratFortune Giants
Full nameGujarat Fortune Giants
Short nameGFG
SportKabaddi
Founded2017 (2017)
First season2017
LeaguePro Kabaddi League
Based inAhmedabad
LocationAhmedabad, Gujarat, INDIA
Stadium4,000-capacity The Arena by TransStadia
ColorsLight orange & Yellow
OwnerAdani Wilmar Ltd.
CoachesIndia Manpreet Singh, India Neer Gulia [1]
CaptainSunil Kumar
Websitefortunegiants.com

Gujarat Fortune Giants (GFG) is a Kabaddi team based in Ahmedabad, Gujarat that plays in the Pro Kabaddi League. The team is currently led by Sunil Kumar Malik and coached by Manpreet Singh. The team is owned by Adani Wilmar Ltd.[2] The Fortune Giants play their home matches at The Arena by TransStadia. They reached the final in both of their attempts in 2017 and 2018, finishing runner's up on both occasions to the Patna Pirates and Bengaluru Bulls respectivey.

Current squad[edit]

No. Name Nat Birth date Position Height Weight Category Previous Team
11 Sunil Kumar (C) India (1997-05-12) 12 May 1997 (age 22) Defender, Right Cover - -
33 sonu jaglan India Raider -
44 Amit Khard India (1998-12-30) 30 December 1998 (age 20) Defender, Right Cover Current
77 G B More India 28 February 1993

(Age 26)

Raider - Puneri Paltan
86 Dharmender India (1998-10-02) 2 October 1998 (age 21) Raider - New
2 C Kalai Arasan India (1997-01-12) 12 January 1997 (age 22) Defender, Left Corner - Current
66 Dong Geon Lee South Korea (1996-07-01) 1 July 1996 (age 23) Raider - Tamil Thalaivas
6 Mahendra Rajput India (1990-04-05) 5 April 1990 (age 29) Raider - Current
12 Lalit Chaudhary India (1997-11-22) 22 November 1997 (age 22) Raider - New
4 Shubham Palkar India (1997-04-05) 5 April 1997 (age 22) Raider - Dabang Delhi K.C.
5 Parvesh Bhainswal India (1997-04-12) 12 April 1997 (age 22) Defender, Left Cover - Current
17 Yashwant Bishnoi India (2000-02-10) 10 February 2000 (age 19) Raider - New
9 Vikram Kandola India (1998-03-25) 25 March 1998 (age 21) Defender, Left Cover - New
8 Rohit Gulia India (1998-07-03) 3 July 1998 (age 21) All Rounder - New
99 Sachin Tawar India (1999-07-19) 19 July 1999 (age 20) Raider - New
42 Sachin Vittala India (1990-01-07) 7 January 1990 (age 29) Defender, Left Corner - Puneri Paltan
12 Ruturaj Koravi India (1994-01-04) 4 January 1994 (age 25) Defender - New
55 Anil India (1999-07-05) 5 July 1999 (age 20) All Rounder - New
4 [[]] Iran (1992-06-29) 29 June 1992 (age 27) All Rounder U Mumba

[3]

Head coach record[edit]

Name Nationality From To P W D L Win%
Manpreet Singh  India 2017-18 present 0 0 0 0 !

Sponsors[edit]

Year Season Kit Manufacturers Main Sponsor Associate Sponsor
2017 V Shiv Naresh Sports Adani Simpolo Ceramics
2018 VI Fru2go Johnson Tiles
2019 VII Finolex Cables Fortune Foods

References[edit]

  1. ^ "VIVO PKL 2018 AUCTION: BUILDING A TEAM THE 'MONEYBALL' WAY".
  2. ^ "Pro Kabaddi League Team Owner". iSports League.
  3. ^ "GFG Squad". Gujarat Fortune Giants. Retrieved 19 March 2019.