Saina Nehwal

Saina Nehwal Biography

Posted by | Vishnu Das on | November 27, 2023

Date of Birth

17 / March / 1990


34 Years


Badminton Player Politician

Saina Nehwal was the daughter of Harvir Singh Nehwal, Haryana, and Usha Rani Nawal. She was born on 17 March 1990. Her father was a Chaudhary Charan Singh Haryana Agricultural University employee, while her mother was a Haryana state-level badminton player.

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Saina Nehwal is the very first badminton athlete from India to earn an Olympic medal. The Indian shuttler made history by winning gold in London 2012 Games.


Saina was born to a middle-class Hindu Jat family, Harvir Singh Nehwal (Scientist), and Usha Nawal. Her parents were Haryana’s former badminton champions. Abu Chandranshu Nehwal is her elder sister and used to play volleyball.

Harvir Singh Nehwal Saina Nehwal's Father

Harvir Singh Nehwal Saina Nehwal’s Father

Usha Nehwal Saina Nehwal's Mother

Usha Nehwal Saina Nehwal’s Mother

Abu Chandranshu Nehwal Saina Nehwal's Sister

Abu Chandranshu Nehwal Saina Nehwal’s Sister

Parupalli Kashyap Saina Nehwal's Husband

Parupalli Kashyap Saina Nehwal’s Husband

Saina Nehwal's Family Pics

Saina Nehwal’s Family Pics

Saina Nehwal Childhood Pics

Saina Nehwal Childhood Pics

Early Life

Because she didn’t know the language spoken in southern India, she had communication problems. Saina Nehwal discovered Badminton, and she was able to express her emotions and interact with the children. Nehwal began badminton because her mother Usha Rani, a state-level player herself, wanted it.


Saina Nehwal studied pre-university education at various schools in Haryana, Hisar, and other states. These include Campus School CCS HAU in Hisar, Bharatiya Vidya Bhavan Public School in Hyderabad, NIRD School Rajendranager in Hyderabad, and St. Ann’s College for Women in Hyderabad.

Professional Career

At the age of 17, Nehwal began her professional career. Since then, she has been playing professionally. Her remarkable career has made India proud on various international stages. This is the story of Saina, a professional female badminton player, and all her successes.


She is married to Parupalli Kashyap.


After her family moved from Haryana to Hyderabad, Saina Nehwal began playing the sport when she was eight years old. Because she didn’t know the language, she started badminton to meet other children. She also wanted to help her mother achieve her dream of playing at the national level in badminton.

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Net Worth

Saina Nehwal’s net worth is estimated to be $ 5 million (36 lakhs). Her earnings are mainly from brand endorsements and career earnings. Her annual salary is approximately $ 300,000. Saina signed an Rs. 40 Crore deal with Rhiti Sports Company.

Net Worth (2023) $5 Million
Net Worth In Indian Rupees 36 Crore INR
Profession Indian badminton player
Monthly Income And Salary 40 Lakhs +
Yearly Income 5 Crore +
Last Updated 2023

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A professional Indian badminton player, was born on 17 March 1990. She has won 24 international titles including ten Superseries titles.

Olympic Medal

She is a badminton player hailing from India, is the first to win an Olympic medal. When she won the bronze medal at the London 2012 Games, the Indian shuttler made history. When she won the 2008 BWF World Junior Championships, Haryana’s shuttler turned heads.


She reached the career-high of World No. 3 in June 2010. Saina Nehwal ranked 3 in the singles women’s badminton rankings. She reached the World No. 1 spot a month later. 2 and dropped to the No. 9 ranking in September 2010. She was ranked the World No. She was the World No. 1 in 2015.

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Body Measurements Not Yet Update
Birth Place Hisar Haryana India
Children Not Yet Update
Eye Color Brown
Hair Color Black
Height In CM 168 CM
Height In Meter 1.68 M
Nationality Indian
Parents Father: Harvir Singh Nehwal
Mother: Usha Rani Nehwal
Profession Badminton Player Politician
Siblings Sister: Abu Chandranshu Nehwal
Spous Parupalli Kashyap
Weight 65 Kg
143 Lbs
Zodiac Sign Pisces


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