"The Strongest Man of India"
May 10, 2010
Small riot occurred at the Tau Devi Lal Stadium in India Sunday when The Great Khali did not to make an appearance. Local security had their hands
full.....The wrestling ring and numerous seats were destroyed. Khali
reportedly pulled out of the event 10 days before, but the promoters of the show still promoted
his appearance. Khali had returned his pay for the event.
November 22, 2009
The Great Khali was given a five year leave of absence from the Punjabi Police
force so he could wrestle and act. The five years are up next month, and the force has suspended The Great Khali for "unauthorized
ring name "Giant Singh", Dalip Singh became a pro wrestler for All Pro Wrestling in the United States of America,
making his first appearance in October 2000, when teaming with Tony Jones against the West Side Playaz 2000.
The Great Khali
7 ft 3 in (2.21 m)
420 lb (191
August 27 ,1972
Dhirana ,Himachal Pradesh ,India
APW Boot Camp
October 7 ,2000
THE GREAT KHALI wins the SMACKDOWN CHAMPIONSHIP
in a 20 man battle royal match..on July
The Great Khali has never had any form
He has NEVER had ANY Gigantism, his growth to the current height is not because of a defect
in the pituitary Gland, but because of his Genes. Because his Grandfather was nearly Seven Feet tall
His entrance theme music into the WWE is
made by WWE, no bands are involved.
is made in the style of Arabian Folk music, Tablas and Harmoniams were used to make the music with some background effects
Speaks only a little English
Drives different types of cars which he loves to do.(that fit)
A very kind hearted guy
His favorite day:
May 21, 2006
He got his first shot in a Special Event of WWE, The Judgment Day, by this time The Great Khali had got a
lot of heat from the supporters of The Undertaker and the match was much awaited for.
Judgment Day got a nice response this time from the WWE Fans, the audience turnout was
nearly 16,000, about 6,000 people more from the last Judgment day in 2005.
He landed his Brainchops, Headbutts, Clotheslines, Double Handed Chokeslams on the Undertaker
on the Undertaker at this event.
He then finished
the match with his finishing move "The Big Boot" which he put to Undertaker's Chest.
He then proceeded to pin The Undertaker.
The match ran for 8 Minutes and 31 seconds.
His Manager is DAIVARI
He is also a Hollywood actor
He is not a US resident
He is a resident
where he works as a Sub-Inspector in Punjab
He comes from a big family
He has no children
His wife is not tall
The first wrestler from India to get into the WWE
The name "The Great Khali" was taken from the Indian Goddess of Power, Kaali (pronunciation
should be "Kh-ali" and not "Khaa-li)
The Great Khali's real name: Dalip Singh Rana.
born: August 27, 1972
From: A poor family of the Dhirana village in Himachal Pradesh
Married: wife's name is Harminder Kaur
Khali is a very gentle and nice person in real life
Giant Silva and Khali are good friends in real
life, they teamed up in the New Japan Pro wrestling as Club Seven and since then they have been good buddies. While in Japan,
they used to train and perform together.
He didn't attend much school due to poverty but because of his exceptional growth and power, he started working
as a Roadside stone breaker at a young age on daily wages to provide bread for his poor family. As he grew up he started playing
various sports and prooved to be a really good sportsman. He also took interest in Body building and carved his body in a
wonderful shape, at this time he was still working as a Roadside laborer.
The Great Khali was crowned Mr. India in the 90s
He is one of the very few people who are of this height and actually are bodybuilders!
His chest is a broad 63 Inches and his biceps are quite huge as well, The Great Khali is really a great champion bodybuilder
Traditional wrestling requires a lot of practice and agility, and the Great Khali is actually quite agile in real life.
Singh starred in the film The Longest Yard as Turley, one of the prison's inmates. On March 16 , 2007, it was announced
that Singh is set to begin shooting Get Smart , a movie based on the 1960s classic TV show, alongside The Rock
He worked as a roadside stone breaker in order to earn bread for his family. In 1993
He married Harminder Kaur on February 27 ,2002
On September 6 ,2006 , Singh was suspended
from the Punjab Police Department as a result of his absence and time spent working with WWE, but was reinstated within hours.
Khali eats a lot and drinks a lot
of milk as well. He also spends Two hours daily at the gym.
Khali had surgery on both of his knees because the joints were losing their flexibility
His name is taken from the Indian Goddess of power "Kaali"
He donates a large chunk of his income towards the development of his village Dhirana.
His bodybuilding Coach's name is Dr. Randhir Kumar
loves kids and spends a lot of time with the children within his family.
mostly Punjabi food
Does not care for fast foods