Journey of Nithin Tomar
Nitin Tomar was born on 30th April 1995 in a farmer family. His parents lived in Malkapur village, Uttarpradesh. He is the elder among the 3 siblings.
Both his uncles are into wrestling and one of them is the recipient of the prestigious “ARJUN AWARD” for wrestling. As a child, Nitin always wanted to get into wrestling like his uncles. His school didn’t have wrestling which led him to develop interest in Kabaddi.
In the year 2012, he was representing Kabaddi team from his village. Authorities from Army, Navy & Airforce were also part of the tournament.
Fascinated by his game he was offered to play for Army, Navy, and Airforce. Nitin chose Navy and won many matches. His game also improved in Navy.
WORLD CUP 2016
Nitin played for 2016 world cup. His last 2 raid points against Iraq has turned the match and helped India in winning the world cup. He grabbed the attention of the entire nation in the 2016 World CUP
Pro Kabaddi League
He is one of highest bid players in the Pro Kabaddi league. He is representing Puneri Paltans in Season 6 and is taken for ₹1.15 crores.