The Great Khali Height, Wife, Age, Net Worth, Instagram

Published on: Mar 25, 2020 9:59 am IST|Updated on: Apr 18, 2024 4:28 pm IST

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The Great Khali will forever be remembered and recognized as the first ever Indian World Heavyweight Champion.

Date of Birth 27 August 1972
Height 7 feet 1 inch
Wife Harminder Kaur
Weight 157 kg

What is The Great Khali’s height?

The Great Khali’s height in feet is 7 ft 1 in.

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Born and bought up in Himachal Pradesh, India, everyone looked up to him when he made his debut in the year 2006. Dalip Singh Rana’s overwhelming size standing at 7 feet tall and weighing above 340 pounds made him an intimidating figure in the WWE.

He had success in the hay days of his career when he defeated some of the biggest names in the industry including the Undertaker, Kane, John Cena, Shawn Michaels and Big Show. These achievements helped in leap forth in his career but soon he became a lost personality in WWE which accounted for taking retirement in the year 2014.

He currently isn’t active in the WWE and his last appearance came in the 2017 pay-per-view named WWE Battleground, where he helped his fellow countrymen Jinder Mahal to escape from the Punjabi Prison match against Randy Orton.

Who is the wife of The Great Khali?

The Great Khali got married to Harminder Kaur in the year 2002.

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The Great Khali has acromegaly, a hormonal disorder that produces too much growth hormone during adulthood. As a result, bones increase in size. Often in childhood, the disorder lead to increased height and is called gigantism. Big Show also had acromegaly.


His father Jwala Ram was a farmer by profession, while mother Tandi Devi is a housewife. He is blessed with a daughter.

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Finishing move

  • Double hand chokeslam.
  • The Khali Vise Grip (a two-handed clawhold)The Great Khali

The Great Khali Theme song

Land of five rivers

The Great Khali WWE Record

  • 1-time World Heavyweight Champion.
  • 2-time CWE Heavyweight Champion.
  • Winner of the Teisen Hall Six-Man Tournament in the year 2002 under New-Japan Pro Wrestling.
  • 2-time Slammy Award winner in WWE.

His last appearance in the WWE came in the year 2017. As of now, there are no rumors surrounding him for a return in the WWE.

How many times Great Khali won WWE Championship?

During his career in the WWE, Khali won several championships and accolades, including the following:

CWE Heavyweight Championship: Khali won the CWE Heavyweight Championship twice in 2001 and 2002 while wrestling in Japan for the HUSTLE promotion.

World Heavyweight Championship: Khali won the World Heavyweight Championship once in 2007 at the Great American Bash pay-per-view event. He defeated Kane, Batista, and Rey Mysterio in a Battle Royal to become the champion.

WWE Hall of Fame: In 2021, Khali was inducted into the WWE Hall of Fame in recognition of his contributions to the wrestling industry.

Khali’s reign as World Heavyweight Champion was relatively short-lived. He held the title for just one month before losing it to Batista at the Unforgiven pay-per-view event.

How powerful is The Great Khali?

The Great Khali is known for his imposing size and strength. In terms of his physical strength, Khali is known for his impressive bench press capabilities. During his prime, he was able to bench press 249 kilograms or 550 pounds, which is an impressive feat of strength for anyone, let alone someone of his size.

In a 2018 article in Men’s XP, it was mentioned that Khali could bench press up to 272 kilograms or 600 pounds, which is an incredible amount of weight. However, it’s worth noting that this claim has not been independently verified, and there is some debate among fans and experts about the accuracy of this figure.

The Great Khali has been a tremendously powerful athlete. His combination of size, strength, and athleticism made him a formidable presence in the world of professional wrestling, and his performances in the ring earned him a dedicated fan base and a place in wrestling history.

Why Great Khali left WWE?

The Great Khali left the WWE in 2014 after his contract with the company expired. There were several factors that contributed to his departure, including the WWE’s failure to expand its presence in India as much as it had hoped.

Khali had been a major part of the WWE’s push to establish a foothold in the Indian market. He was the company’s first Indian-born wrestler, and his popularity in the country helped to generate interest in the WWE’s brand. However, despite these efforts, the WWE was not able to achieve the level of success it had hoped for in India, and this may have played a role in Khali’s departure.

In addition to this, Khali’s advancing age and declining physical condition may have also been factors in his departure from the WWE. He had been with the company for several years and had suffered a number of injuries during that time, including knee and head injuries that forced him to take time off from wrestling.

Overall, while the exact reasons for Khali’s departure from the WWE are not known, it appears that a combination of factors, including the company’s failure to expand in India and Khali’s declining physical condition, may have played a role in his exit from the company.

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Lesser Known Facts

  • He started his professional wrestling career in the year 2000.
  • He has performed under various wrestling promotions including, All Pro-Wrestling (2000-2001), World Championship Wrestling (2001), New Japan Pro-Wrestling (2001-2002), World Wrestling Entertainment (2006-2014)
  • He has appeared in many Hollywood, Bollywood TV shows and movies.
  • He was a reality show contestant of popular Indian reality shows ‘Big Boss’ in 2010.
  • He has served for Punjab Police as well.
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