We often hear celebrity figures preach exercise, healthy diet, and sleep as the holy trinity of leading a healthy life. Khali, a professional Indian wrestler known for his beefed-up physique and muscular strength, also abides by some key food habits. Here are some lesser-known facts about the ace wrestler’s food preferences-

1. Entering the kitchen ring

Khali, apart from spending most of his wrestling days in a ring, likes to practice his culinary skills in the kitchen. The 49-year-old is an avid chef and likes to cook chicken curry and rice.

2. Loading up on eggs

The nutritional benefits of eggs are no secret, especially to Khali, who consumes around 60-70 eggs per day, according to The Times of India. In his earlier days, he would often consume 15-20 eggs in every meal.

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3. Homely meals

Dalip Singh Rana aka The Great Khali prefers simple homecooked meals such as lentils and rice. In an interview, the wrestler shared his love for Punjabi food items like Sarso ka saag (mustard greens) and Makki ki roti (corn flatbread).

4. All chicken, no buns

Khali, who featured in a KFC campaign of a double down burger made with no buns, expressed his love for the loaded burger and added, “It’s all chicken, no bun, and that is how I enjoy my burger.”

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5. Mastering culinary skills

The pro wrestler also loves to cook. He began sharpening his culinary skills during the pandemic lockdown. He likes to prepare fun recipes for his 7-Year-old daughter, Avleen.

6. Forbidden bread

Khali prefers a diet packed with protein, carbohydrates, vitamins, and healthy fats over gluten bread and cookies. He often avoids the two in his daily diet.

7. High on calcium

The wrestler also loves to consume milk and load up on calcium for strong bones. According to reports, Khali consumes a minimum of two litres of milk per day.