Sushil Kumar Height, Weight, Age, Wife, Affairs & More
Sushil Kumar Solanki
|Records||2003 – Gold (60 kg) – London Commonwealth Championship
2003 – Bronze (60 kg) – New Delhi Asian Championships
2005 – Gold (66 kg) – Cape Town Commonwealth Championship
2007 – Gold (66 kg) – London Commonwealth Championship
2007 – Silver (66 kg) – Kyrgyzstan Asian Championships
2008 – Bronze (66 kg) – Beijing Olympics
2008 – Bronze (66 kg) – Jeju Island Asian Championships
2009 – Gold (66 kg) – Jalander Commonwealth Championship
2010 – Gold (66 kg) – New Delhi Asian Championships
2010 – Gold (66 kg) – Moscow World Championships
2010 – Gold (66 kg) – Delhi Commonwealth Games
|Physical Stats & More|
|Height||in centimeters- 166 cm
in meters- 1.66 m
in Feet Inches- 5’ 5½”
|Weight||in Kilograms- 66 kg
in Pounds- 145 lbs
|Body Measurements||– Chest: 38 Inches
– Waist: 30 Inches
– Biceps: 16 Inches
|Date of Birth||26 May 1983|
|Age (as in 2016)||33 Years|
|Birth Place||Baprola, Delhi, India|
|Zodiac sign/Sun sign||Gemini|
|Hometown||Baprola, Delhi, India|
|Educational Qualifications||Not Known|
|Debut||World Cadet Games (1998)|
|Family||Father- Diwan Singh (Bus Driver)
Mother- Kamla Devi
|Favourite Actor||Amitabh Bachchan and Salman Khan|
|Favourite Actress||Not Known|
|Girls, Affairs and More|
|Net Worth||Not Known|
Some lesser known facts about Sushil Kumar
- Does Sushil Kumar smoke?: No
- Does Sushil Kumar alcohol?: No
- Sushil started wresting at the age of 14, and won the gold at the World Cadet Championships in 1998.
- He is the only Indian to have won 2 Olympic medals. Sushil Kumar wrestling
- He once refused to endorse a liquor brand, because he thought that it would send a wrong message to the youth.
- In 2009, he received Arjuna Award in 2005 and Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna Award, in 2008.
- His father, Diwan Singh and his cousin, Sandeep were his inspiration to join wrestling.
- He is vegetarian and has campaigned for PETA’s go-vegetarian campaign.
- He loves football and is a huge fan of Lionel Messi.
- His training period in Chatrasaal Stadium,Delhi was so bad that he had to share his room with 19 fellow trainee wrestlers.
- He is not a gadget lover and hardly carries his mobile phone.
- He has a charity foundation called Sushil 4 Sports, which helps aspiring sports athletes from all fields.
- He was voted as The Most Popular Athlete by the athletes of the 2010 Commonwealth Games.
- Apart from wresting, he also works in Indian Railways as an Assistant Commercial Manager.
- In 2015, he co-judged the famous reality TV show MTV Roadies.