Vinesh Phogat Biography, Height, Weight, Age, Affairs, Husband & Family

Vinesh Phogat Indian wrestler Biography, Height, Weight, Age & Family

Vinesh Phogat born on 25 August 1994, Balali Haryana India. She is a Cousin Sister of famous wrestlers Geeta Phogat and Babita Kumari, both are Commomwealth Games Medalist. Vinesh Phogat is a daughter of Mahavir Singh Phogat Younger brother Rajpal. Do check Vinesh Phogat Biography here.

Vinesh Phogat father and uncle had to deal with immense pressure and opposition from the community in their village in Haryana in order to pursue there Wrestling Career. Mahavir Singh Phogat is her Mentor.

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Vinesh Phogat Biography/Wikis

Real Name Vinesh Phogat
Nickname Not Known
Profession Wrestler
Age 23  years
Date of Birth 25 August 1994
Birthplace Dabwali, Haryana, India
Nationality Indian
Zodiac Sign Leo
Hometown Balali, Haryana, India
Religion Hinduism
Twitter Handle @Phogat_Vinesh
Caste Hinduism
Educational Qualification Not Known
Schools/College K C M Sr Secondary School Jhojhu Kalan,Haryana

MDU Rohtak Haryana

Vinesh Phogat Physical Stats

Height(approx) In Centimeters 161 cm

In Meters  1.61 m

In Inches    5’ 3”

Weight(approx) In Pound 117 lbs

In Kilogram 53 kg

Eye Color Black
Hair Color Black

Vinesh Phogat Family & Relatives

Father Rajpal Singh Phogat
Mother Not Known
Brother Happy Phogat, Lalit Phogat
Sister Babita Kumari(Cousin), Geeta Phogat(Cousin) , Ritu Phogat(Cousin)
Husband Unmarried





Vinesh Phogat Wrestling Style

Category 48 Kg Freestyle
International Debut Asian Wrestling Championship (2013)
Coach/Mentor Mahavir Singh Phogat
Major Achievements Gold Medal at 2014 Commonwealth Games, Glasgow

Gold Medal at 2018 Asian Games ,Jakarta

Turning Point 2016 Commonwealth Games

Vinesh Phogat Favourites

Hobbies Reading
Favourite Actor Salman Khan
Favourite Actress Preity Zinta, Katrina Kaif, Madhuri Dixit, Priyanka Chopra
Favourite Film ABCD2, Kal Ho Na Ho, Jodha Akbar, Bhaag Mikha Bhaag
Favourite Musicians Neha Kakkar

Vinesh Phogat Wrestling Career

 Asian Wrestling Championships 2013

Vinesh Phogat  won the bronze medal in the women’s freestyle 51 kg category, in a tournament in India.

 Commonwealth Wrestling Championships 2013

Vinesh won the silver medal in the women’s freestyle 51 kg category, in a tournament held at Johannesburg, South Africa.

Commonwealth Games 2014

Vinesh represented India in the women’s freestyle 48 kg category at the 2014 Commonwealth Games in Glasgow, and won the gold medal.

Asian Games 2014

Vinesh won the bronze medal in the women’s freestyle 48 kg category, held at Incheon, South Korea.

Gold Coast CommonWealth Games 2018

Vinesh Phogat won the gold medal in women’s 50kg freestyle wrestling at 2018 Commonwealth Games in Gold Coast.

Asian Games 2018

Vinesh Phogat won the gold medal at the 2018 Asian Games and became first Indian woman wrestler to win gold in the Asian Games.

Lesser Known Fact About Vinesh Phogat

Vinesh Phogat neither drinks nor smoke.

A film Dangal was made by Aamir Khan, to showcase the life and struggle of Phogat Family.

Vinesh Phogat became the first Indian woman to win a gold medal at the Asiad, by winning Gold at Asian Games 2018.

Before becoming a professional wrestler, Vinesh Phogat had found interest in tennis and was looking to carve out a career in tennis before wrestling caught her attention.

Her first taste of success came when she contested in the 2013 Asian Championships held in New Delhi, where she won the Bronze Medal.

Aamir Khan Tweet on Vinesh Phogat Gold at Asian Games 2018

aamir tweet on vinesh gold at asian games

Records and Achievements of Vinesh Phogat

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