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Jwala Gutta Biography, Age, Ex-husband, Children, Family, Caste, Wiki & More

Updated On : October 24, 2019

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Short Biography

Jwala Gutta was born on 7th September 1983 in Wardha, Maharashtra. She is an ace Indian Shuttler. She is a recipient of prestigious Arjuna Award for her performance on the court.

Other Professions: Film Actress
Appearance: Telugu

Jwala Gutta Complete Bio & Career

Jwala Gutta is the daughter of Kranti Gutta, a freedom fighter and a leftist from Guntur District, Andhra Pradesh and her mother Yelen Gutta is from China. She started off by playing Tennis but shifted to badminton at the age of 6.
Jwala is an excellent and top-level doubles specialist player from India who has brought laurels to her country. She has won the Nation Badminton Championship 14 times in her illustrious career. Jwala has been representing India for than 15 years now. In Women Doubles she started off by pairing with Shruti Kurien and won the Nationals with her for six consecutive years. She then paired up with another ace shuttler in Ashwini Ponnappa and this pair proved to be the most successful women’s doubles pair ever for India. 
In mixed doubles, she partnered Valiyaveetil Diju and were the first mix doubles pair from India to win a Grand Prix Gold Title. She and V. Giju entered the quarter finals of most coveted BWF World Championships in 2009 and 2010.  In 2009 the pair won Chinese Taipei GP Gold and Indian GP Gold in 2010. She has won Gold, Silver and Bronze medal at the prestigious Common Wealth Games in mixed team and Women doubles events.

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Honours & Awards

Arjuna Award National Sports Award 2011 Badminton

Jwala Gutta Family, Relatives and Other Relations

She was born to Kranti Gutta and Yelan Gutta. She has a sister named Insi Gutta. She married shuttler Chetan Anand on 17-07-2005 but the marriage was short-lived and the pair divorced on 29-06-2011. She remarried actor/producer Vishnu Vishal on 22-04-2021.

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Body Measurements

Breast Size 35
Waist Size 28
Hip Size 36
Body Figure 35-28-36
Skin Colour Fair
Eye Colour Dark Brown
Hair Colour Brown

Personal Info

Home Town Wardha, Maharashtra, India
Nationality Indian
Religion Hindu
Address Wardha, Maharashtra, India
School N/A
College N/A
Qualification Graduate
Hobbies Driving, Shopping, Travelling
Marital Status Divorced
Debut In the 2002 India Asia Satellite Tournament.
Net Worth $10 Million
Best Achievements 14 times winner of National Badminton Championship in doubles
. • Won a bronze at the 2011 BWF World Championships.
• Won a Gold at the 2010 Commonwealth Games.
• Won a silver at the 2014 Commonwealth Games.
• Won a bronze at the 2014 Thomas & Uber Cup.
• Won a bronze at the 2014 Badminton Asia Championships.


Favorite Color Black, White
Favorite Actress Anushka Shetty
Favorite Actor Prabhas
Favorite Film Director Mani Ratnam
Favorite Place Hyderabad, Goa, Dubai
Favorite Food Chaat, Chinese Cuisines

Shocking / Interesting Facts & Secrets About Jwala Gutta

  • She wanted to proceed her career in "Tennis" but her mother insisted on her to play "Badminton".
  • Before starting her training for Badminton she first started to learn Swimming and Gymnastics.
  • In 2011, she was conferred by Arjuna Award (India’s 2nd highest She on) by the Govt Of India.
  • In 2013, she appeared in an item number in a film 'Gunde Jaari Gallanthayyinde' (Telugu).
  • At the age of 4, she had introduced her with the National Badminton Coach, S. M. Arif by her father.
  • In the year 2010, she paired up with partner Ponnappa, first time and the duo won the gold medal for their spectacular performance. This was the first gold for India won in that event.
  • At the age of 6 she won the "Under-13 Girls Mini National Badminton Championship" held in Kerala.

Jwala Gutta Age, Birthday Facts and Birthday Countdown

40 years, 10months, 15 days old age Jwala Gutta will turn 41 on 07 September, 2024. Only 1 months, 15 days, 7 hours,10 minutes has left for her next birthday.

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Jwala Gutta has celebrated the total number of 41 birthdays till date. See the analysis by days count and bar graph.

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