Geeta Phogat Net Worth 2021: Age, Height, Bio.

She is an Indian freestyle wrestler who won India’s first-ever gold medal in wrestling at the Commonwealth Games in 2010. Geeta Phogat net worth 2021 has converted into millions she has earned by wrestling as the primary source of income. 

Geeta Phogat Image
Geeta Phogat Image

Early life

He was born on 15th December 1988  in Balali village of Charkhi Dadri district of Haryana. Her father Mahavir Singh Phogat, he was also a former wrestler himself & mother’s name is Daya Kaur.  

Including her, she has six sisters. According to their date of birth, the name of all sisters is Geeta,  Babita, Priyanka, Ritu, Vinesh,& Sangita. But Geeta, Babita, Ritu & Sangita are daughters of Mahavir Singh Phogat. Priyanka & Vinesh are the daughters of Mahabir Singh Phogat’s brother, who were brought up by him after their father. 

She has completed her education from the Maharshi Dayanand University. It is in the Rohtak district of Haryana.

Career

In Jalandhar Punjab on December 2009, She won the Gold Medal at the Commonwealth Wrestling Champions, In 2010 Commonwealth Games which were organised in the Capital of India, in New Delhi. In the tournament, she won India’s first-ever gold medal in women’s wrestling.

In 2012 Summer Olympics she won a gold medal in the Wrestling FILA Asian Olympic Qualification Tournament that was held in Almaty, Kazakhstan in the month of April. At the tournament of 2013 Commonwealth Wrestling Championships which was held in Johannesburg, South Africa.

She finished in the second position and won the Silver Medal in the women freestyle  59 Kg Category. In the 2015 Asian wrestling Championships, she finished in the third position & won the bronze medal in the freestyle 58 Kg category.

Award

The Arjuna Award for Wrestling, awarded her in 2012. She is the first female Indian Wrestler to qualify for the Olympics.She is also the first women of Indian who won the Gold medal in women’s wrestling in the 55 kg freestyle category at the 2010 Commonwealth Games.

Personal Life

She married Pawan Kumar who is also a Wrestler. They got married on 20th November 2016.They had their first boy child in December 2019.

Car Collection

Range Rover of  4.55 Million   (Rs 45.5 Lacs).

Toyota Fortuner of 2.91 Million (Rs 29.18 Lacs).

Dacia Duster of 1.34 Million (Rs13.46 Lacs).

Unknown Facts

Actress Fatima Sana Shaikh played the role of her Biopic in the movie Dangal.

In the wedding of her actor Amir Khan, who played the role of Mahavir Phogat in the movie Dangal & Olympians Sushil Kumar & Sakshi Malik attended the event held in the village home.

Her sister Babita Kumari won a bronze medal at the 2012 World Wrestling Championship.

Her father fought against all odds to make his daughter a successful wrestler.

She is the first women wrestler from India to have qualified for the Olympics in the year 2012.

She was appointed as the DSP of Haryana Police in October in 2016.

Social Media Portfolio

She  has 594.3K  followers on Twitter and on Instagram, She has 748k followers as of December 2020. 

TitlesDescription
Real Name Geeta Kumari Phogat
Birth PlaceIn Balali village of Charkhi Dadri district of Haryana
Height5 Feet 4 inches /162 Cm.
Weight62 Kgs/137 Lbs.
Age35 Years.
Body Measurement 34-25-34
TwitterTwitter/Geeta Phogat
InstagramInstagram/Geeta Phogat
Net Worth $ 3 Million (Rs 21.91 Cr Approx). 

Who is the husband of Geeta Phogat?

Pawan Kumar

Who is Ritu Phogat?

Sister of Geeta Phogat.

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