Sangeeta Phogat Wiki, Age, Boyfriend, Husband, Family, Biography & More

Sangeeta Phogat Wiki, Age, Boyfriend, Husband, Family, Biography & More

Sangeeta Phogat

Sangeeta Mahavir Phogat is an Indian wrestler who competes in the 59 kg freestyle category. She is the younger sister of the famous wrestlers, Geeta Phogat and Babita Phogat. Sangeeta is a silver medalist at the National Championships.

Wiki/Biography & Career

Sangeeta Phogat was born on Thursday, 5 March 1998 (age 21 years; as in 2019) in Balali, Haryana. Her zodiac sign is Pisces. Being born into a family of wrestlers, Sangeeta, developed a deep interest in wrestling from a very young age. She received her formal training in wrestling from her father, Mahavir Singh Phogat, along with her sister, Geeta, Babita, and Ritu.

Sangeeta Phogat practising with her sister Ritu Phogat

Sangeeta Phogat practising with her sister Ritu Phogat

She competes in the 59 kg freestyle category. She started her career with the Pro Wrestling League where she represented the Delhi Sultans. She fought against Vanesa Kaladzinskaya of UP Dangal (who was a reigning world champion and much senior to Sangeeta) and defeated her by 7-4 in the contest. Although Asian Games campaign was a disappointing affair for Sangeeta, she learnt a lot from the event.

Physical Appearance

Height (approx.): 5′ 5″

Weight (approx.): 55 kg

Hair Colour: Black

Eye Colour: Black

Sangeeta Phogat image

Family, Caste & Boyfriend

Sangeeta Phogat belongs to a Hindu Jat Family. Her father, Mahavir Singh Phogat, is a wrestler. Her mother’s name is Daya Shobha Kaur. She has 3 elder sisters, Geeta Phogat, Babita Phogat, and Ritu Phogat and a younger brother Dushyant Phogat. All her sisters are wrestlers. She was very close to her grandmother, Aana Devi.

Sangeeta Phogat with her sisters

Sangeeta Phogat with her sisters

Sangeeta Phogat with her brother

Sangeeta Phogat with her brother

Sangeeta Phogat with her siblings

Sangeeta Phogat with her siblings

Sangeeta Phogat with her family

Sangeeta Phogat with her family

Sangeeta Phogat with her grand mother

Sangeeta Phogat with her grandmother

Sangeeta is alleged to be dating the popular wrestler, Bajrang Punia.

Sangeeta Phogat and Bajrang Punia

Sangeeta Phogat and Bajrang Punia

Favourite Things

  • Food: Churma
  • Actors: Aamir Khan, Salman Khan
  • Actress: Deepika Padukone
  • Colours: Blue, White
  • Travel Destination: Kashmir

Facts

  • Her hobbies include travelling, gymming, and doing yoga.

    Sangeeta Phogat doing yoga with her sisters

    Sangeeta Phogat doing yoga with her sisters

  • In May 2018, Sangeeta and her sisters, Geeta, Babita, and Ritu, were expelled from the Lucknow’s National Camp due to their unexplained absence from the camp.
  • She is a fitness enthusiast and visits the gym regularly.
  • Sangeeta is rumoured to tie a knot with her boyfriend, Bajrang Punia, soon after the completion of the Tokyo Olympics.
  • Her father, Mahavir Singh, revealed in an interview that he is very happy with her daughter’s decision of marrying, Bajrang Punia.