Vinesh Phogat Height, Weight, Age, Boyfriend, Family, Caste, Biography & More

Vinesh Phogat

Real NameVinesh Phogat
ProfessionFreestyle Wrestler
Physical Stats & More
Height (approx.)in centimeters- 160 cm
in meters- 1.60 m
in feet Inches- 5’ 3”
Weight (approx.)in kilograms- 55 kg
in pounds- 121 lbs
Eye ColourBlack
Hair ColourBlack
Category48 kg freestyle
International DebutAsian Wrestling Championships (2013)
Coach/MentorMahavir Singh Phogat
Records/Achievements• Won a gold medal at the 2014 Commonwealth Games in Glasgow
• In 2018, she became the first Indian woman wrestler to win a gold medal at the Asian Games.
Vinesh Phogat - Gold Medal at the 2018 Asian Games
Career Turning Point2016 Commonwealth Games
Personal Life
Date of Birth25 August 1994
Age (as in 2018)24 Years
Birth PlaceBalali, Haryana, India
Zodiac sign/Sun signVirgo
HometownBalali, Haryana, India
SchoolK C M Sr Sec School Jhojhu Kalan, Haryana
CollegeMDU, Rohtak, Haryana
Educational QualificationsNot Known
FamilyFather- Rajpal Singh Phogat (Died)
Mother- Prem Lata Phogat
Vinesh Phogat with her mother
Brother- Harvinder Phogat
Sister- Priyanka Phogat (Wrestler), Babita Kumari (Westler, Cousin), Ritu Phogat (Wrestler, Cousin), Geeta Phogat (Wrestler, Cousin)
Ritu Phogat with her parents and siblings
CasteNot Known
Favourite Things
Favourite ActorSalman Khan
Favourite ActressesPreity Zinta, Katrina Kaif, Madhuri Dixit, Priyanka Chopra
Favourite Film(s)ABCD2, Kal Ho Na Ho, Jodha Akbar, Ajab Prem Ki Ghazab Kahani, Hera Pheri, Bhaag Milkha Bhaag
Favourite Musician(s)Neha Kakkar
Boys, Affairs and More
Marital StatusUnmarried
Affair/GirlfriendSomvir Rathee (Wrestler) [1]Amar Ujala
Husband/SpouseSomvir Rathee (m. 2018-present)
Vinesh Phogat with Somvir Rathee
Marriage Date14 December 2018
Marriage PlaceBalali village, Charkhi Dadri district, Haryana
Vinesh Phogat and Somvir Rathi's marriage photo

Vinesh Phogat

Some Lesser Known Facts About Vinesh Phogat

  • Does Vinesh Phogat smoke?: No
  • Does Vinesh Phogat drink alcohol?: No
  • Vinesh is the niece of renowned Indian wrestler, Mahavir Singh Phogat (amateur wrestler & senior Olympics Coach).
  • As her father expired quite early, she was raised by a single parent, her mother.
  • She won a gold medal at the 2014 Commonwealth Games in Glasgow.
  • 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