She is an Indian female wrestler. Vinesh Phogat net worth 2021 reached in millions she has earned by wrestling in the last few years. She becomes the first Indian athlete to be nominated for Laureus World Sports Awards in 2019. An annual award ceremony in order to motivate the sports personality or team for better performance.
She was born in Balali on 25th August 1994. It is a village in Charki Dadri district in the state of Haryana. Her father Rajpal Singh Phogat, & Her mother’s name is Prem lata Phogat. She has also a brother named Harvinder Singh Phogat.
She is the younger sister of Babita Phogat. Including her, she has six sisters. According to their date of birth, the name of all sisters is Geeta, Babita, Priyanka, Ritu, Vinesh, & Sangita. Rajpal Phogat the brother of Mahabir Singh Phogat. After his brother passed away, they were brought up by Mahabir Singh Phogat. Gita, Babita, Ritu & Sangita are daughters of Mahavir Singh Phogat.
In 2013 Asian Wrestling Championship which was organised in New Delhi, she won the bronze medal in the women’s freestyle 52 kg Category.
The same year in the Commonwealth Championships which was held in Johannesburg, South Africa, she won the silver medal in the 51 Kg Category.
Next year in 2014 she represented India in 48 Kg Category at the 2014 Commonwealth Games which was organised in Glasgow & she won the Gold medal at the event.
In Incheon, South Korea at the 2014 Asian Games she won the Bronze medal in the women’ freestyle 48 Kg category.
In Doha 2015 Asian Championships she won the silver medal after losing in the final to Yuki Irie of Japan.
At the 2018 Gold coast Commonwealth Games, she won the gold medal in the 50 Kg Category. The same year in the Asian Games she won the Gold medal & become the first Indian Women wrestler to win gold in the Asian Games.
2019 Asian Wrestling Championships she won the bronze medal won against the Qianyu Pang of China. In the January month of 2020, she won the gold in Rome Ranking Series.
On the 13th December 2018, she married her boyfriend wrestler Somvir Rathee of Jind district of Haryana. Her husband has also been won the gold medal for two times in the National Championships.
Social Media Portfolio
She has 281.1k followers on Twitter and on Instagram, She has 185k followers as of January 2021.
She is the first Indian women wrestler who has won a gold medal at the Asian Games.
She is also the first Indian women to win a gold medal in the both Commonwealth games.
She is the two times Commonwealth Games gold medalist & has won the highest honour in 2014 & 2018.
She won the Arjuna Award in 2016 & Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna Awards in 2020.
She is the second women wrestler after Sakshi Malik & fifth overall to receive the Khel Ratna.
She has already been qualified for the 2021 Tokyo Olympics after won her world championships medal in the 53 kg Category. She finished in the top six at the 2019 Wrestling Championships which is the enough for the qualify to the criteria as Indian Women wrestler for the event.
|Real Name||Vinesh Phogat|
|Birth Place||In Balali. It is a village in Charki Dadri district in the state of Haryana|
|Height||5 Feet 03 inches /159 Cm|
|Weight||55 Kg/121 Lbs|
|Net Worth||$ 5 Million (Rs 36.55 Cr Approx).|
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