Recently Indian WWE legend The Great Khali was inducted into the Hall of Fame. The 48-year-old The Great Khali did a tremendous job in WWE between 2006 and 2014. Khali has faced a lot of difficulties in his life. It was only after hard work that Khali got success in WWE. Khali left his studies and started working at the age of eight.
The Great Khali made a lot of name in WWE
When WWE legend Khali started working in the year 1979, he got five rupees. Khali has said in many interviews that this money was too much for him. Khali then worked as a businessman’s bodyguard. During this, he used to get 1500 rupees in a month. In 1993, the Punjab Police had also offered Khali. After this, Khali turned his focus towards wrestling. In the year 2000, Khali started his real career with All-Pro Wrestling. After this, Khali also got an offer from New Japan Pro Wrestling.
In the year 2006, Khali gave a big surprise to the Indian fans by debuting in the Blue brand of WWE. Khali then competed against legends like The Undertaker and John Cena. Khali also won the WWE World Heavyweight Championship. Till the year 2014, Khali’s presence in WWE was intact.
Khali got a lot of money after joining Vince McMahon’s company. According to the report, before the end of the contract, Khali used to get 9 million dollars (about 70 million) from WWE and other promotions. According to the International Business Times, at present, Khali’s net worth is $ 6 million (about 44 crores).
Note: This information is based on some media reports, ABN News does not verify the reality.