Geeta Phogat Wiki, Bio, Career, Net Worth, Assets, Spouse

Bio

Geeta Phogat is an International wrestler representing India. The daughter of famous coach and wrestler, Mahavir Singh Phogat, Geeta is a Gold Medalist in Commonwealth Games. She was born in her ancestral village, Billali in Haryana where she was trained along with her sisters by her father and coach Mahavir Singh Phogat. A Blockbuster Bollywood Movie has been made on her life by Aamir Khan, named Dangal. She is participating in the Pro Wrestling League for Uttar Pradesh Franchise. She is often called as the pioneer of the Indian women wrestling at the world stage and has inspired a generation. She has recently married fellow wrestler Pawan Kumar at her village. The 27 years old wrestler has many awards and medals in her kitty.

Geeta Phogat Wiki

Career

She won Gold Medal at the Senior National Championship in 2010, 2011 and in 2013. She won the Gold Medal at the Commonwealth Wrestling Championship in 2009. She then wrote the history and became the first ever woman wrestler of India to win a Gold Medal at the Commonwealth Games in 2010. She also became the first ever woman to qualify for the Olympics in 2012 but unfortunately, could not secure a medal. In 2012, she won the Bronze Medal at the World Wrestling Championship. In 2012, she won the Bronze again in the Asian Wrestling Championship. She won the Silver Medal at the Commonwealth Wrestling Championship in 2013. She then went on to win the Bronze at the Asian Championship. She participated in 2016 Rio Olympics but could not win a medal.

Net Worth: Not Known

Personal Info:

  • Name: Geeta Phogat
  • Nickname: Not Known
  • Place of Birth: Haryana, India
  • Date of Birth: 15 December 1988
  • Age: 27 years
  • Schools: Not Known
  • College: MDU, Rohtak, Haryana
  • Father: Mahavir Singh Phogat
  • Mother: Daya Kaur
  • Brother: Modu
  • Sister: Babita Kumari, Sangita Phogat and Ritu Phogat
  • Marital Status: Married
  • Spouse: Pawan Kumar(Wrestler)
  • Religion: Hindu
  • Zodiac Sign: Sagittarius
  • Height: 5’3”
  • Weight: 55Kgs
  • Eye Colour: Black
  • Profession: Wrestler
  • Languages Known: Hindi and English