|Tiger Joginder Singh|
|Birth name||Joginder Singh|
Village Sheron, Tarn Taran, Punjab, British India
|Died||1 August 1990 70–71)(aged|
|Professional wrestling career|
|Ring name(s)||Tiger Joginder / Jokinder|
Tiger Joginder Singh
|Billed height||5 ft 10 in (178 cm)|
|Billed weight||270 lb (122 kg)|
|Billed from||Punjab, India|
|Trained by||Harnam Singh|
Joginder Singh (1919-August 1, 1990) was an Indian professional wrestler. He was the first All Asia Tag Team Champion, along with King Kong.He was one of the top professional wrestlers of India at that time.
He was born in village Sheron, Tarn Taran, Punjab, British India into a Sikh family.
In 1948, Tiger Joginder and Arjan Singh Das were signed by Great World's wrestling promoters, where he competed against many top wrestlers like King Kong, Bill Verna, George Zbisko, Tiger Ray Holden and Seelie Samara, and earned fame worldwide.
Tiger wrestled in the United States in the late 1940s to the early 1950s, with wrestlers such as The French Angel, Ted Christy, Kola Kwariani, Jack Dempsey, Oki Shikina, Lord Carlton, and Benny Trudel. On 8 March 1950, his match with Chief Thunderbird at Paramount Theatre had attracted much interest.
In 1954, Tiger competed in the Rustam-e-Hind (Champion of India) tournament, but lost in the final to Dara Singh.The same year, he defeated European Heavyweight Champion Bert Assirati in front of the 50,000 spectators at Bombay. In 1959, he competed in another professional wrestling tournament Commonwealth Championship, but didn't succeed.
On 16 November 1955 in the Japan Wrestling Association, he and King Kong defeated Rikidōzan and Harold Sakata in a two out of three falls match at JWA All Asia Championship tournament final to crown the inaugural All Asia Tag Team Champions.But he failed to capture the All Asia Heavyweight Championship in the single competition.
He also did acting in some Indian films in the 1960s with fellow wrestlers Dara Singh, King Kong and Randhawa.
|Sandhya Deeper Sikha||Bengali film|
|1965||Saat Samundar Paar||Wrestler||Hindi films|
|Panch Ratan (1965)||rebel|
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