The Great Khali: Career, Net Worth
The Great Khali is a well-known wrestler who was born in India on August 27, 1972. He fought with The Undertaker and joined up with other Indian wrestlers as one of the WWE’s new Indian wrestlers.
In 2014, he was the eighth tallest professional wrestler ever. Dalip Singh Rana, popularly recognized by his ring moniker The Great Khali, is an Indian-born American professional wrestler, promoter, model, and actor who was born on August 27, 1972. In the small village of Dhirana, he was born Dalip Rana, the son of the Deputy Superintendent of Police. In 2002, he married Harminder Kaur.
The Great Khali | Career
Masahiro Chono, the leader of Team 2000, offered Giant Singh and a huge man, Giant Silva, a contract with New Japan Pro-Wrestling (NJPW). They were the world’s tallest label squad, with a normal stature of 7 feet 212 inches and a merged weight of 805 pounds.
They originally joined up in October at the Tokyo Dome, beating Hiroshi Tanahashi, Kenzo Suzuki, Wataru Inoue, and Yutaka Yoshie in a handicap match in which Silva simultaneously pinned Tanahashi and Inoue.
In January 2002, Singh lost his first tag squad battle to Hiroyoshi Tenzan, who pinned him with a cradle at Wrestling World 2002. In March, Singh was pinned by Manabu Nakanishi after a German suplex, but his most significant loss came in August at Tokyo Nippon Budokan, when he was pinned by Silva in a singles match after falling out.
Khali’s Net Worth
The Great Khali’s net worth is estimated to be $1.5 million. Even after coming to the United States, he worked as a police officer in Punjab and was formally listed with the department. In October 2000, he made his professional wrestling appearance in the United States for All Pro Wrestling (APW), teaming up with Tony Jones against the West Side Playaz under the ring name Giant Singh.
Rana has been a professional wrestler since 2000, most notably with WWE from 2006 to 2014, where he was known as “The Great Khali.” He became the first Indian World Champion in WWE history after winning the World Heavyweight Championship in July 2007.