Sangeeta Phogat is a Wrestler, international player, fitness freak, and fitness coach. She is known as the younger sister of Geeta Phogat (wrestler and Olympic athlete).
Geeta has represented India in several matches, and she has also won medals at the Commonwealth Games. Except that, Sangeeta Phogat has competed in many Worlds Championship wrestling matches. Her father taught her and sister Ritu Phogat wrestling lessons.
Sangeeta Phogat father is also a wrestling coach named, Mahavir Singh Phogat, a well-known wrestling coach and former wrestler. And Sangeeta’s husband name is Bajrang Punia, won a bronze medal in wrestling at the Tokyo Olympics 2020.
|Full Name||Sangeeta Phogat|
|Date of Birth||05 March 1998|
|Birth Place||Balali, Haryana, India|
|School||Local School in Balali|
Sangeeta Phogat Biography
Sangeeta Phogat was born on 5th March 1998, in the village of Balali in the Bhiwani district of Haryana, India. She is now residing in Jhajjar, Haryana, India, as of 2022, she is 22 years old.
She did her early education at a local school and did her secondary education at a private school, according to sources. During her studies, Sangeeta Phogat was completely focused on wrestling and training.
Mahavir Singh Phogat (Sangeeta’s father) and Daya Kaur (Sangeeta’s mother) gave birth to Sangeeta. Mahavir Singh Phogat is an Olympic coach, politician, and Internet sensation. His father taught wrestling to all his daughters, and all the Phogat sisters won medals in international wrestling competitions.
Sangeeta’s mother name Daya Kaur, is a housewife who took care of her daughters’ food and supplements. Sangeeta religion is Hinduism, and her caste is Jat caste.
Sangeeta Phogat is the youngest of 7 siblings, she is the eldest of 3 sisters. Sangeeta’s eldest sister is Geeta Phogat, she is a well-known Olympic wrestler and athlete. In the year of 2014, Sangeeta Phogat won a gold medal for her country in wrestling at the Commonwealth Games.
|Geeta Phogat||62 kg|
|Babita Kumari||52 kg|
|Priyanka Phogat||55 kg|
|Ritu Phogat||48 kg|
|Vinesh Phogat||48 kg|
|Sangeetha Phogat||55 kg|
Sangeeta Phogat was first Indian female wrestler to compete in the Olympic Summer Games, her second sister is Babita Kumari Phogat. Babita Phogat also won a gold medal in wrestling in 2014 Commonwealth Games.
A film is also made on Geeta Phogat and Babita Kumari’s lives, that film was ‘Dangal.’ Ritu Phogat is Sangeeta Phogat’s third sister, she also took part in many other matches.
|Father Name||Mahavir Singh Phogat|
|Mother Name||Daya Shobha Kaur|
|Brother Name||Dushyant Phogat|
|Sister Name||Geeta Phogat, Babita Phogat, and Ritu Phogat|
|Husband Name||Bajrang Punia|
Sangeeta Phogat Boyfriend & Dating:
Sangeeta is a talented wrestler, she is young and attractive, she dated another wrestler, Bajrang Punia. She stated that she first met Punia at a camp, after meeting him, and then exchanged phone numbers and began talking.
Bajrang proposed to Sangeeta, and she said ‘Yes! they married on 25th Nov 2020, that wedding was only open to family members, close friends, and relatives.
Sangeeta Phogat Professional Life:
Sangeeta Phogat husband, Bajrang Punia is a known Olympic wrestler, he competed in several competitions in the 65-kg weight class. Bajrang also competed in the ‘Tokyo Olympics 2020,’ and won a bronze medal for his country and, he won several medals at the World Wrestling Championships.
Bajrang has also competed in the Asian Games, Commonwealth Games, Rome Ranking Series, World Wrestling Championships, Asian Wrestling Championships, and many more other competitions.
In the Haryana state, the Phogat sisters fought against narrow social issues. They are practicing wrestling and showing girls can do much more than just cook.
|Awards||Does’t get any award yet|
Sangeeta and her 3 sisters deal with female foeticide, gender inequality, child marriage, and other issues. Sangeeta Phogat is a wrestler, her father, Mahavir Singh Phogat, taught her how to wrestle.
She used to jog firstly in the morning when she was younger. She then did wrestle exercises and practice. According to reports, Sangeeta Phogat also took part in many competitions and competed in the 55 kg weight class, she has several national and international medals to his name.
Sangeeta Phogat Net Worth:
Sangeeta Phogat got a good living from her career; Sangeeta would earn approximately INR 30-35k from wrestling matches and coaching. She also got many cash awards for her accomplishments. Sangeeta Phogat’s net worth is estimated INR 3-4 crores as of 2023.