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Vinesh Phogat Biography

Posted by | Vishnu Das on | November 16, 2023

Date of Birth

25 / August / 1994


30 Years


Freestyle Wrestler

Vinesh Phogat is an Indian wrestler from India. She is from a highly successful family of wrestlers that includes their cousins Geeta Phogat as well as Babita Kumari. Vinesh Phogat was the first Indian woman wrestler to take home Gold at both the Commonwealth and Asian competitions. She holds the highest ranking in the world of wrestling after defeating the 2017 world champion Vanesa Kaladzinskay.

Vinesh Phogat Height, Weight, Age, Family, Biography & More

WWE wrestler Vinesh Phogat was born in India on the 25th of August 1994. He is well-known for his achievements in the field. An Indian wrestler India is famous for her participation in both the Commonwealth Games and the Asian Championships. In addition, she’s popular for sharing pictures of her wrestling events and other material from her life on Instagram with more than 180,000 followers. Virgo is Vinesh Phogat’s zodiac sign according to predictions from various astrologers.


Rajpal Singh Phogat Vinesh Phogat Father

Rajpal Singh Phogat Vinesh Phogat Father

Prem Lata Phogat Vinesh Phogat Mother

Prem Lata Phogat Vinesh Phogat Mother

Harvinder Phogat Vinesh Phogat Brother

Harvinder Phogat Vinesh Phogat Brother

Priyanka Phogat Vinesh Phogat Sister

Priyanka Phogat Vinesh Phogat Sister

Somvir Rathee Vinesh Phogat Husband

Somvir Rathee Vinesh Phogat Husband

Early Life

Vinesh Phogat was born on the 25th of August, 1994. She was born in the Bhiwani district in Haryana, India. The daughter is wrestler Mahavir Singh Phogat’s brother Rajpal Singh Phogat and her mother’s name is Prem Lata Phogat. She has two siblings, sister Harvinder Phogat as well as sister Priyanka Phogat. Vinesh graduated from CM Senior Secondary School, Jhojnu Kalan, Haryana, and graduated from MDU Rohtak.


Highest Qualification Graduated from MDU Rohtak.
School KCM Sr Sec School Jhojnu Kalan, Haryana.
College/ University MDU Rohtak.

Personal Life

Vinesh Phogat married her long-time partner as well as fellow athlete Somvir Rathee on December 13, 2018. He is a twice gold medalist at the championships at the national level. The couple has known each other since 2011, and both are employed by the Indian Railways where they met and fell in love.


Phogat’s first championship in wrestling was held in 2013 at the Asian Wrestling Championships in New Delhi, India. She was awarded silver in the freestyle women’s 52kg category, competing against Tho-Kaew Sriprapa from Thailand. In 2014, she participated in the Commonwealth Games and represented India in the women’s freestyle, 48 kg class in the 2014 Commonwealth Games in Glasgow, winning the gold medal.

Between 2015 and 2017, Vinesh won the silver medal in her class after defeating the final Yuki Irie from Japan. She was a qualified wrestler to compete in the 2016 Rio Olympics which took place in Istanbul and took the title in the final match, beating Polish grappler Iwona Matkowska. She also qualified for the Olympics through the process.

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Hobbies & Favorite Things

Favorite Celebrities Actor: Salman Khan.
Actress: Priyanka Chopra.
Dream Holiday Destination Miami.
Favorite Color Green.
Love to do Shopping, and Traveling.
Favorite Food Burger, and Noodles.

Net Worth and Salary Information

Earning 5 Million
Net Worths $17.77 million
Controversy Not Found


She (born 25 August 1994) is an Indian wrestler from India. She was the first Indian female wrestler to take home gold at both the Commonwealth as well as Asian Games.

CWG 2022 Schedule

Commonwealth Games 2022 schedule for India today 7th August * Athletics. Final, women’s 10,000m race run: Bhawna Jat – 3:00 PM IST.

Commonwealth Games 2022

Indian grappler Vinesh Phogat won the gold medal in the Women’s Freestyle 53kg Nordic category at the upcoming Commonwealth Games 2022. She beat Chamodya Keshani Maduravalage of Sri Lanka at the Coventry Arena Wrestling Mat B on Saturday.


Vinesh Phogat sealed her spot in Vinesh Phogat secured her spot at the Tokyo 2020 Olympics following the win of her bronze at the world championships held in Kazakhstan. She also climbed up one weight class, up to 56kg, in the last few years.

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Body Measurements Not Yet Update
Birth Place Balali Haryana India
Children Not Yet Update
Eye Color Black
Hair Color Black
Height In CM 160 CM
Height In Meter 1.60 M
Nationality Indian
Parents Father: Rajpal Singh Phogat
Mother: Prem Lata Phogat
Profession Freestyle Wrestler
Siblings Brother: Harvinder Phogat
Sister: Priyanka Phogat
Spous Somvir Rathee
Weight 56 Kg
123 Lbs
Zodiac Sign Virgo


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