Yogeshwar Dutt Height, Weight, Age, Biography, Wife & More

Yogeshwar Dutt

Real NameYogeshwar Dutt
NicknameYogi and Manish Pahalwan
ProfessionFreestyle Wrestler
Physical Stats & More
Heightin centimeters- 170 cm
in meters- 1.70 m
in Feet Inches- 5’ 5”
Weightin Kilograms- 60 kg
in Pounds- 132 lbs
Body Measurements- Chest: 44 Inches
- Waist: 34 Inches
- Biceps: 15 Inches
Eye ColourBlack
Hair ColourBlack
Personal Life
Date of Birth2 November 1982
Age (as in 2016)34 Years
Birth PlaceBhainswal Kalan, Gohana Sonipat district, Haryana
Zodiac sign/Sun signScorpio
HometownBhainswal Kalan, Gohana Sonipat district, Haryana
SchoolNot Known
CollegeNot Known
Educational QualificationsNot Known
DebutIndian National Championship (1998)
FamilyFather- Not Known
Mother- Sushila Devi
Yogeshwar Dutt with his mother
Brother- Mukesh Dutt
Sister- N/A
HobbiesPlaying football and yoga
ControversiesHe criticized the selection of Salman Khan as India's goodwill ambassador in the 2016 Rio Olympics and said that "There is no dearth of athletes in our country. There is PT Usha, Sachin Tendulkar, so many who have done us proud. The public, however, loves filmstars and probably it was thought that it would help popularise Olympic sports."
Favourite Things
Favourite FoodNot Known
Favourite ActorAmitabh Bachchan and Randeep Hooda
Girls, Affairs and More
Marital StatusUnmarried
Affairs/GirlfriendsNot Known

Yogeshwar Dutt

Some Lesser Known Facts About Yogeshwar Dutt

  • Does Yogeshwar Dutt smoke?: No
  • Does Yogeshwar Dutt drink alcohol?: Not Known
  • Dutt started wrestling at the age of 6 under the guidance of coach Ramphal.
  • He considers Balraj Pehlwan as his inspiration.
  • His career breakthrough came in 2003, when he won a Gold medal at the Common Wealth Championship.
  • He is 3rd ever Indian wrestler after Khashaba Dadasaheb Jadhav and Sushil Kumar to win an Olympic medal.
  • In 2006, he lost his father just before his flight to Asian Games in Doha, and even had a knee injury, but despite that he managed to win a bronze medal in the Asian Games at Doha.
  • In, 2012 he was honoured with the prestigious Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna award and in 2013, Padma Shri award.
  • He does 6 hours of training daily that includes running and gymming.
  • He is a DSP in the Haryana Police. Yogeshwar Dutt DSP Haryana Police
  • He is a close friend of wrestler Sushil Kumar since his childhood. Yogeshwar Dutt with Sushil Kumar