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Great Khali

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Also known as Dalip Singh, Giant Singh, Gigante Singh, Giant

Current gimmick: Great Khali
Promotion: Freelancer
Age: 43 years
Birthplace: Dhirana, Himachal Pradesh, Indien
Gender: male
Height: 7' 1" (216 cm)
Weight: 418 lbs (190 kg)
Background in sports: Bodybuilding
WWW: https://twitter.com/GreatKhali
Alter egos: Dalip Singh
    a.k.a.  Giant Singh
    a.k.a.  Gigante Singh
    a.k.a.  Giant
Great Khali
Roles: Singles Wrestler
Trainer (2015 - today)
Beginning of in-ring career: 07.10.2000
In-ring experience: 14 years
Wrestling style: Powerhouse
Trainer: APW Boot Camp
Nickname(s): "The Next Big Thing", "The Punjabi Nightmare", "The Punjabi Playboy"
Trademark holds: Khali Vice Grip, Punjabi Plunge/Khali Bomb (Two-Handed Chokeslam), Giant Claw, Giant Chop, Nodowa Otoshi
Great Khali
Giant Singh (NJPW, 2001) Dalip Singh (Independent, 2004) The Great Khali (WWE, 2006) The Great Khali (WWE, 2007) The Great Khali (WWE, 2008) The Great Khali (WWE, 2009) The Great Khali (WWE, 2010) The Great Khali (WWE, 2011) The Great Khali (WWE, 2012) The Great Khali (WWE, 2013) The Great Khali (WWE, 2014)
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Latest comments of the CAGEMATCH inmates
wwefan534 wrote on 30.08.2015:
[5.0] "Granted the Great Khali is big and clumsy however he is a giant. He was big and intimidating but could not wrestler much. Still not as horrible as everyone says. An average rating is fair."
hybris wrote on 09.08.2015:
[0.0] "Sorry, maybe a good person, but one of the worst wrestlers in history, boring, clumsy, slow. Making him World champion was one of the most humiliating things they can do to the title and to him."
Iam betterthan wrote on 31.07.2015:
[7.0] "Even Not Having good ring skills, mic skills, and even cant draw the crowd.... he was a Attraction wrestler of India in WWE and have done good work to attract Indian Crowd..... and that's only what Vince Mcmahon wants from him."
JMTheBadOne wrote on 12.07.2015:
[6.0] "Acknowledging The Great Khali's career certainly doesn't come without derision (which isn't unwarranted), but one can't ignore the fact that he was one of the more popular wrestlers to come out of India. A legitimate giant who stands at 7'1" and in excess of 400 lbs, Khali got his start in California's APW before going over to establish himself as a mid-card attraction in New Japan. Following the end of his tenure there, he went over the WWE and was rushed to the top with a transitional World Heavyweight Championship reign before being saddled with a litany of embarrassing gimmicks. Though he was never overly impressive in the ring or on the microphone, he was able to use his elevated position to work as an ambassador in India in addition to making limited media appearances outside of wrestling."
GuruCrack wrote on 12.07.2015:
[1.0] "Simply the worse professional wrestler I have every seen. They let him hold the world title. What was happening in creative back then?"
DanTalksRasslin wrote on 22.06.2015:
[2.0] "Though a huge man, Khali was largely immobile and never seemed to have the understanding of how to use his size to create a compelling match the way Andre the Giant did. Could be used in small doses as an attraction wrestler, but never really belonged in the main event (and certainly not as a World Title holder)."
blackgoku wrote on 20.06.2015:
[0.0] "He was one of the worst wrestlers ever. Could barely walk and they still decided to put the WHC on him."
Preston Ward Condra wrote on 19.06.2015:
[3.0] "2007 was a low point for the WWE product and The Great Khali was one of the many reasons why. I give him a 3 because at least the guy could draw a reaction from the crowd."
Crippler Crossface wrote on 09.06.2015:
[0.0] "One of the abslolute worst wrestlers of all time. Whenever he walk down to the ring I would always feel bad for him because he can't walk right"
ggultra2764 wrote on 25.12.2014:
[1.0] "Easily among the worst wrestlers I've seen enter a pro wrestling ring since seeing Giant Gonzales. Guy had no charisma, limited mobility in the ring and a more limited moveset. WWE only seemed to keep him around because of Vince McMahon's fascination with big, muscular men and his appeal with fans in India."

2.66
Current Total Rating
Valid Votes: 792
Number of comments: 470
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Average Rating: 2.67
Average in 2015: 2.13
Average in 2014: 1.63
Average in 2013: 1.78
Average in 2012: 2.50
Average in 2011: 2.50
Average in 2010: 2.47
Average in 2009: 3.85
Average in 2008: 2.98
Average in 2007: 2.60

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