Death Date: 04/05/2021
Height: 5' 8"
|Other Name||Sagar Dhankad The Times of India|
|Physical Stats & More|
|Height (approx.)||in centimeters- 172 cm
in meters- 1.72 m
in feet & inches- 5’ 8”
|Awards, Honours, Achievements||• Junior National Championship 2017- Gold Medal
• Junior National Championship 2018- Gold Medal
• Senior National Championship 2018- Gold Medal
|Date of Birth||23 November 1997 (Sunday)|
|Date of Death||4 May 2021 (Tuesday)|
|Place of Death||Satapal Akhada Chattersal Stadium, Delhi|
|Age (at the time of death)||23 Years|
|Death Cause||Murder The Indian Express|
|School||Local Government School Jhajjar|
|College||University of Delhi|
|Educational Qualification||Graduate (Sagar Rana's Facebook)|
|Relationships & More|
|Marital Status (at the time of death)||Unmarried|
|Parents||Father- Ashok Dhankar (Head Constable in Police)
Mother- Savita Dhankar (Housemaker)
|Sibling||Brother- His brother owns a dairy shop in Jhajjar, Haryana.|
|Sports||Basketball and Volleyball|
Some Lesser Known Facts About Sagar Rana
- Sagar Rana was an Indian former junior national wrestling champion. He won many awards and body-building competitions.
- He was born and raised in Haryana, India.
- Sagar was inspired by wrestler Sushil Kumar to take up wrestling as his professional career.
- He started his wrestling training at the age of 6.
- He was trained in pehlwani wrestling at the Akhada Chattrasal Stadium, Delhi.
- On the night of 4 May 2021, Sagar Rana was murdered by a group of people in the parking lot of Satapal Akhada Chattersal Stadium, Delhi. India’s two-time Olympic medalist Sushil Kumar‘s name appeared as one of the accused in connection with the murder of Sarag Rana.
- An FIR was launched against Sushil Kumar and four other people on 5 May 2021 in the murder case of Sagar Rana. He had been absconding since the FIR was registered against him. Later, a lookout warrant was issued against Sushil Kumar and his associate Ajay Kumar by the Delhi Police. A bounty of Rs 1 Lakhs and Rs 50,000 on Sushil and Ajay, respectively, was also announced for any information regarding them.