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Geeta Phogat Height, Weight, Age, Affairs, Husband, Biography & More

Geeta Phogat

Bio
Real NameGeeta Phogat
NicknameNot Known
ProfessionFreestyle Wrestler
Physical Stats & More
Heightin centimeters- 162 cm
in meters- 1.62 m
in Feet Inches- 5’ 3½”
Weightin Kilograms- 55 kg
in Pounds- 121 lbs
Eye ColourBlack
Hair ColourBlack
Wrestling
Category55 kg freestyle
International DebutCommonwealth Wrestling Championship in Jalandhar, Punjab (2009)
Coach/MentorMahavir Singh Phogat (Father and coach)
Records/Achievements• Won Gold medal in the 55 kg freestyle category at the 2010 Commonwealth Games.
• First Indian woman wrestler to have qualified for the Olympics.
Career Turning Point2010 Commonwealth Games
Personal Life
Date of Birth15 December 1988
Age (as in 2016)28 Years
Birth PlaceBalali village, Haryana
Zodiac sign/Sun signSagittarius
NationalityIndian
HometownBalali village, Haryana
SchoolNot Known
CollegeMDU, Rohtak, Haryana
Educational QualificationsNot Known
FamilyFather- Mahavir Singh Phogat (Wrestler)
Mother- Shobha Kaur
Brother- Modu
Sister- Babita Kumari (Westler), Sangita Phogat, Ritu Phogat
Geeta Phogat with her parents and siblings
ReligionHinduism
HobbiesTravelling, Running
Boys, Affairs and More
Marital StatusMarried
Affairs/BoyfriendsNot Known
HusbandPawan Kumar (Wrestler, m.2016-present)

Geeta Phogat

Some Lesser Known Facts About Geeta Phogat

  • Does Geeta Phogat smoke?: No
  • Does Geeta Phogat drink alcohol?: No
  • Geeta was born to a renowned Indian wrestler, Mahavir Singh Phogat (amateur wrestler & senior Olympics Coach).
  • Her father left his job just to concentrate in training her and Babita for the Commonwealth Games.
  • His father took her and Babita to muddy arena, local wrestling matches and even built a gymnasium with high-tech gym equipment for their training.
  • In 2010 Commonwealth Games, she became the  first Indian women wrestler to win a gold medal,  in the 55 kg.

  • Based on her and her family’s life, a biopic film Dangal was made by Aamir Khan in 2016 to showcase her path to success. Dangal
  • In October 2016, he was appointment as a Deputy Superintendent of Police (DSP) in Haryana.
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