February 01, 2023

Ritu Phogat Biography, Age, Height, Weight, Boyfriend, Family, Wiki & More

Updated On : November 22, 2019

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Short Biography

Ritu Phogat was born on 02-05-1994 in Balali, Charkhi Dadri in the state of Haryana, India. She is an Indian Wrestler.

Other Name: Ritu Kumari Phogat, Ritu, Phogat Sisters, Dangal Girls

Ritu Phogat Complete Bio & Career

Ritu Phogat hails from famous Phogat family of Haryana. Like her sisters, she too started getting trained in wrestling by her father ever since she was 8 years old. She dropped out of studies after 10th standard as she decided to fully concentrate on her wrestling career. She came to limelight after she won the Gold Medal at Common Wealth Wrestling Championship in 2016. She also became the first wrestler from India to win a medal in World U23 Championships. 

However, she used to fight in the same weight category as her cousin Vinesh Phogat and she could never beat her. Hence she decided to quit wrestling and began her career as a professional MMA fighter in 2019. She fought her first bout against Kim Nam Hee and won it by knock out in just 3 minutes. 

Ritu Phogat Family, Relatives and Other Relations

She was born to Mahavir Singh Phogat and Daya Shobha Kaur. She has 3 sisters named Geeta, Babita, and Sangita Phogata. Wrestlers Priyanka and Vinesh Phogat are her sisters.

Life's Important Dates Of Ritu Phogat

Body Measurements

Breast Size 31
Waist Size 27
Hip Size 32
Body Figure 31-27-32
Skin Colour Fair
Eye Colour Black
Hair Colour Black

Personal Info

Home Town Balali, Haryana
Nationality Indian
Religion Hindu
Address New Delhi, India
School N/A
College N/A
Qualification 10th Standard
Hobbies Travelling and Gymming
Marital Status Unmarried
Debut Wrestling - 2016
MMA - 2019
Salary N/A
Net Worth N/A
Official Website N/A


Favorite Color Blue
Favorite Player Geeta Phogat
Favorite Sport Wrestling
Favorite Actress Anushka Sharma
Favorite Actor Aamir Khan

Shocking / Interesting Facts & Secrets About Ritu Phogat

  • Rity Phogat made an Olympic tatoo on her body so that she never forget her goal to win an Olympic medal for India.
  • In 2018, she took a break from Wrestling and decided to pursue a career in MMA.
  • She and her cousin Vinesh Phogat used to fight in the same weight category.
  • She became the most expensive female wrestler at the Pro Wrestling League auction, bagging a 36 lakh INR contract with the Jaipur Ninjas franchise in the year 2016.

Ritu Phogat Age, Birthday Facts and Birthday Countdown

28 years, 8months, 30 days old age Ritu Phogat will turn 29 on 02 May, 2023. Only 3 months, her next birthday.

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Ritu Phogat has celebrated the total number of 29 birthdays till date. See the analysis by days count and bar graph.

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