Seven Indian wrestlers who made it big in WWE

The Great Khali was the first Indian professional wrestler to be signed by WWE back in 2006 and instantly rose to fame.

The Great Khali

The Indian-origin Jinder Mahal, who hails from Canada but Punjab is in his blood. His made WWE debut in 2011.

Jinder Mahal

Saurav Gurjar is a former gold medallist in Kickboxing. In January 2018, Gurjar had signed a contract with WWE.

Saurav Gurjar

Professional wrestler and former baseball player, Rinku Singh Rajput, who signed a contract with WWE in 2018, performs on the Raw brand under the ring name ‘Veer Mahal’.

Rinku Singh Rajput

Kavita Devi is a South Asian Games gold medallist in 2016 and 2018. She became the first Indian female wrestler to feature at WrestleMania.

Kavita Devi

The legendary Gama Singh aka 'Gardowar Singh Sahota' was the primary Indian to sign with the WWE way back in 1980-1986.

Gama Singh

He was currently signed by WWE, where he fight bouts on the SmackDown brand under the ring name Shanky. He also acted in Salman Khan's movie Bharat.

Dilsher Shanky

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