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Jatin Sapru Height, Weight, Age, Wife, Biography & More

Jatin Sabru Profile

Bio
Real NameJatin Sapru
NicknameNot Known
ProfessionSports Broadcaster, Commentator
Physical Stats & More
Heightin centimeters- 171 cm
in meters- 1.71 m
in Feet Inches- 5’ 7½”
Weight (approx.)in Kilograms- 69 kg
in Pounds- 152 lbs
Body Measurements- Chest: 40 Inches
- Waist: 32 Inches
- Biceps: 14.5 Inches
Eye ColourDark Brown
Hair ColourBlack
Personal Life
Date of Birth8 April 1986
Age (as in 2016)30 Years
Birth PlaceKashmir, India
Zodiac sign/Sun signAries
NationalityIndian
HometownDelhi, India
SchoolNot Known
CollegeNot Known
Educational QualificationsDegree in Journalism (Dropped out of engineering)
DebutSports Broadcasting: Interview with Sanath Jayasuriya (2008)
FamilyFather- Name Not Known
Jatin Sapru with his father
Mother- Name Not Known
Jatin Sapru with his mother
Brother- 1
Sister- Not Known
ReligionHinduism
HobbiesTravelling
ControversiesIndia defeated Pakistan in the 2016 T20 world cup by a big margin. While discussing the shortcomings of the Pakistani team, in the post-match analysis, Jatin Sapru started laughing at the constantly deteriorating performances of Pakistan, which infuriated his on-screen partner and former Pakistani Bowler, Shoaib Akhtar. Akhtar got angry at such a sight and asked Jatin to be more professional.
Favourite SportJavelin Throw, Cricket, Shotput
Favourite DestinationAmsterdam, Netherlands
Girls, Affairs and More
Marital StatusMarried
Affairs/Girlfriends Not Known
Wife/SpouseLara Sinha (Former TV Journalist)
Jatin Sapru with his wife Lara Sinha
ChildrenSon- Not Known
Daughter- Not Known

Jatin Sapru TV commentator sports broadcaster

Some Lesser Known Facts About Jatin Sapru

  • Does Jatin Sapru smoke: Not Known
  • Does Jatin Sapru drink alcohol: Not Known
  • Jatin was born into a family of academic Kashmiri Pandits. His grandfather was a reputed professor, and the family lived comfortably on a farm in Kashmir.
  • Because of regular communal agitations in Kashmir, the family had to leave their home; the agitations forced them to shift to a one-bedroom apartment in Delhi.
  • Jatin excelled at sports in his school. Cricket, Javelin Throw and Shotput were his areas of ‘expertise.’
  • He first took up engineering at his father’s behest, but gradually lost interest and opted to drop-out. In an Interview, he said, “Dropping out of Engineering was a difficult decision. But I had always enjoyed literature and theater, and English had always been a strong point, so when I made it into a journalism course, I immediately felt like I belonged.
  • Jatin started working small stints while at college and did odd jobs with an event manager. Post that, he chose to intern at a small-scale media channel.
  • In the third year of his graduation, Jatin started working for Tangerine, where he scripted sports content for network providers, airline magazines, and commentated for mobile ESPN. He, however, earned a meager INR 6500, and his future looked bleak.
  • Jatin’s stint with Star Sports/Espn began after winning a Talent Hunt competition organized by ESPN. Since then he has stayed with the Channel and has proven to be a loyal employee.