Meet Veer Mahaan aka Rinku Singh Rajput
Rinku Singh Rajput is an Indian Professional WWE Wrestler and Former Professional Baseball Player. Currently, he is signed to WWE NXT, where he wrestles in the WWE Raw brand. He was the first Indian to play professional baseball and spent several seasons in the minor leagues, reaching the Single-A level. He is also the subject of the movie Million Dollar Arm. Rinku Singh along with Dinesh Patel became the first Indians to sign an American major league baseball (MLB)contract.
Early Life (Background)
Rinku Singh is born on 8 August 1988. Rinku Singh’s age is 33 years. He is born at Gopiganj Bhadohi, Uttar Pradesh, India. He is the son of a truck driver. He is a junior national javelin medalist. He has a good physique and body shape.
Rinku Singh Baseball Career
Rinku Singh is one of the best baseball players from India, who gained worldwide attention as part of the “Million Dollar Arm” movie.
Singh, along with Dinesh Patel, tried out in front of scouts from 20 Major League Baseball teams in November 2008, and Singh’s pitches reached 92 miles per hour (148 km/h). the pair became the first Indians to sign American major league baseball contracts.
Singh went 2–0 with a 2.61 ERA over 13 games with the Pirates GCL affiliate in 2010. At the end of August, Singh was promoted to the Pirates Class A Short-Season affiliate, the State College Spikes. He met with US President Barack Obama at a White House Heritage Month event on 24 May 2010. Singh missed all of the 2015 season due to a broken elbow.
The Pirates re-signed Singh on 9 November 2015. He made one appearance for the Gulf Coast League Pirates in 2016, pitching one scoreless inning.
Rinku Singh Rajput WWE Career
On 14 January 2018, Rinku Singh signed a WWE contract. On 31 May 2018, he made his in-ring debut at an NXT live event in Tampa, in a loss to Kassius Ohno. On 21 March 2019, he started being managed by Robert Strauss on NXT live events.
On the 25 March 2020 episode of NXT, Singh, Saurav Gurjar, and manager Malcolm Bivens made their televised debut, attacking one-half of NXT Tag Team Champions, Matt Riddle. The following week, Bivens introduced them as Rinku and Saurav (dropping their last names) while revealing their team name to be Indus Sher (meaning Indian Tigers) (collectively known as Bivens Enterprises). The following week, Indus Sher defeated Ever-Rise in their debut match. Then they defeated the tag team of Mike Reed and Mikey Delbrey. Then, they warned Oney Lorcan and Danny Burch.
On the May 10 episode of Raw, Singh, with the new ring name Veer, along with Shanky, would align themselves with Jinder Mahal. As part of the 2021 Draft, Mahal and Shanky were drafted to the SmackDown brand while Veer remained on the Raw brand, ending their alliance. Now a singles wrestler, vignettes began airing in November of a repackaged Veer, whose ring name was changed to Veer Mahaan. He also debuted as a singles wrestler in WWE Main Event, he defeated ten times champion, John Morrison.
Rinku Singh Body Measurements and Facts:
|Real Name||Rinku Singh Rajput|
|Ring Name||Veer Mahaan|
|Profession||Professional Wrestler, Baseball Pitcher|
|Date of Birth||8 August 1988|
|Star Sign/ Zodiac Sign||N/A|
|Debut||31 May 2018|
|Rinku Singh||Body Measurements|
|Height in Centimeters||193 cm|
|Height in Meter||1.93 m|
|Height in foot Inches||6’4”|
|Weight in Kilograms|
|Weight in Pound||276 Pound|
|Body Measurements||50-38-18 (approx)|
Veer Mahaan Wrestling Moves, Finisher, Signatures.
- Million Dollar Arm (Finisher)
- Neck Lock (submission)
- triple corner splash
- cornerback’s elbow
- scoop slam
- big boot
- jumping elbow drop
- verticle suplex
- wheel throw
- neck lock (submission)
Rinku Singh aka Veer Mahaan Net Worth & Salary
All NXT wrestlers earn a salary of nearly about $80,000, with a range of between $50,000 to $150,000. Rinku Singh Net Worth has not been revealed, but that will be nearly about 3 million dollars to 5 million dollars approximately.
- Debut: 31 May 2018
- Trainer (s): WWE Performance Center
- Mentor: N/A
- Slam/Signature Move(s): Million Dollar Arm, Close line, Suplex
- Career Turning Point: Million Dollar Arm Win
- Favorite WWE Superstar: John Cena
- Date of Birth: 8 August 1988 (Monday)
- Age (as of 2021): 33 Years
- Birthplace: Bhadohi, Uttar Pradesh, India
- Zodiac sign/Sun sign: Leo
- Signature: N/A
- Nationality: Indian
- Hometown: Bhadohi, Uttar Pradesh, India
- School: Guru Govind Singh Sports College, UP, India
- Educational Qualification: 9th standard
- Religion: Rajput
Girls, Affairs & More
- Marital Status: Unmarried
- Siblings: 4 brothers, 3 Sisters