Vijender Singh Beniwal Profile/ Biography, DOB, Age, Height, Bio, Family, Wife, Net worth

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Vijender Singh Beniwal (Singh)

Last Updated: 19 May, 2022 | Views: 101

Age: 36

Profession: Boxer

Higher Education: Graduate

Net Worth: 4 crore (Approx.)

Birth Date, Sign & Religion Details

Date of Birth
29 Oct, 1985
Birth Country
India
Birth State/Province
Haryana
Birth District
Bhiwani
Birth Place
Kaluwas
Birth Sign
Scorpio
Religion
Hinduism
Nationalities
Indian

About Vijender Singh Beniwal

About (Profile/Biography)

Vijender Singh Beniwal is a well-known boxer and politician from India. He became the first Indian boxer to win a bronze medal at the 2008 Beijing Olympic Games. He also won bronze medals in the middleweight division at the 2009 World Championships and the 2010 Commonwealth Games and silver medals in 2006 and 2014. Vijender attended primary and secondary school in Kaluwas before graduating from Vaish College in Bhiwani with a bachelor's degree.

In 2011, Vijender married Archana Singh. Abir Singh and Amrik Singh are their two sons.

Career

In 1997 – Vijender first competed in the sub-junior nationals, winning a silver medal.

In 2006 – He won the silver medal at the 2006 Commonwealth Games.

In 2008 – Vijender competed in the 2008 Summer Olympics, becoming the first Indian boxer to win an Olympic medal.

In 2010 – Vijender won the gold medal at the 2010 Asian Games, Guangzhou.

In 2014 – He won the silver medal at the 2014 Commonwealth Games.

Achievements and Awards

In 2006 – He got the Arjuna Award for Boxing.

In 2009 – He was awarded the Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna award.

In 2010 – Vijender was honored with the Padma Shri for his exceptional contribution to Indian sports.

Unknown Facts

Vijender has also appeared in the 2014 Bollywood film Fugly.

Vijender had tried his hand at gymnastics as a child before taking up boxing but did not pursue it further and instead chose gloves. However, when one considers his options now, Vijender appears to have made a wise decision.

Physical Stats

Height (Approx.)
In Centimeters 183 cm
In Meters 1.83 m
In feet Inches 6"
Weight (Approx.)
In Kilograms 75 Kg
In Pounds 165 lbs
Body Measurements (Approx.)
Chest 40 inches
Waist 32 inches
Biceps 15 inches
Eye Color
Black
Hair Color
Black

Family Details

Father's Name
Mahipal Singh Beniwal
Mother's Name
Krishna
Spouse
Archana Singh
Brother(s)
Manoj
Son(s)
Arbir Singh

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