Women Wrestlers who have Made India Proud

WRITTEN BY Saumya Jaiswar2022-12-14,11:52:18 news

Geeta Phogat Birthday

Geeta Phogat created history by becoming the first female Indian wrestler to win gold at the Commonwealth Games. The wrestler celebrates her birthday on 15 December.

The Bridge

Babita Phogat

Babita Phogat, sister of Geeta Phogat won her first Commonwealth Games gold in 2014.


Sakshi Malik

The first female Indian wrestler to win an Olympic medal, Sakshi Malik is a name that no Indian fan will easily forget.

India Today

Vinesh Phogat

Cousin of Geeta and Babita, Vinesh is currently India’s premier female wrestler. Vinesh Phogat won the gold medal in the women’s 53kg freestyle wrestling category at Birmingham 2022.


Sonam Malik

She won a gold medal at the National Games, and two gold medals at the World Cadet Wrestling Championship.


Pooja Dhanda

Hailing from Haryana, Pooja Dhanda won Bronze medal at the 2018 World Championships at Budapest in 57 kg weight class. She won Silver medals at 2010 Summer Youth Olympics.


Anshu Malik

She is the first Indian wrestler to win a silver medal at the World Championships in the women's division.

Tribune India

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