Geeta Phogat Profile/ Biography, DOB, Age, Height, Bio, Family, Husband, Net worth

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Geeta Phogat (Geeta Kumari Phogat)

Last Updated: 21 Jun, 2022 | Views: 187

Age: 33

Profession: Sports Women

Other Profession(s): Athlete, Freestyle Wrestler

Birth Date, Sign & Religion Details

Date of Birth
15 Dec, 1988
Birth Country
India
Birth State/Province
Haryana
Birth District
Charkhi Dadri
Birth Place
Balali
Birth Sign
Sagittarius
Religion
Hinduism
Nationalities
Indian

About Geeta Phogat

About (profile/biography)

Geeta Phogat is a notorious freestyle wrestler in India. She got limelight when she won her first Gold Medal in Commonwealth for India. Geeta Phogat belongs to the Jatt family, and she started his training under the coach Mahavir Singh Phogat (father of Geeta Phogat), who is a Dhronacharya recipient. Geeta's younger sister Babita Kumari was also a commonwealth Gold Medallist, and she married notorious Wrestler Pawan Kumar.

Career

In 2010: Geeta Phogat won her first Gold Medal at the Commonwealth Games, defeating Emily Bensted from Australia.

In 2012: She participated in World Wrestling Championship and won a Bronze Medal.

In 2013: Geeta won the Silver Medal in the women's freestyle 59 kg category at the Commonwealth Wrestling Championship.

In 2015: She won the Bronze Medal in Asian Wrestling Championship in Doha.

In 2017: She appeared as a contestant in Khatron Ke Khiladi season 8, eliminated in 9th position.

Awards and Achievement

In 2011: She received the Gold Medal in the women's freestyle 55kg category at the Commonwealth Wrestling Championship.

In 2012: Geeta Phogat got Arjuna Award in the category of Wrestling.

Unknown facts

In 2018:  Geeta Phogat appeared in many TV shows such as Nach Baliye, Big Boss, etc

In 2018: Wrestling Federation of India (WFI) banned Phogat Sisters from attending the Asian Games, held in Jakarta.

 

Physical Stats

Height (Approx.)
In Centimeters 152 cm
In Meters 1.52 m
In feet Inches 5"
Weight (Approx.)
In Kilograms 62 Kg
In Pounds 137 lbs
Eye Color
Black
Hair Color
Black

Family Details

Father's Name
Mahavir Singh Phogat
Mother's Name
Daya Kaur
Spouse
Pawan Kumar
Brother(s)
Dushyant Phogat
Sister(s)
Babita Kumari, Ritu Phogat, Sangita Phogat
Son(s)
Arjun

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