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Sushil Kumar (Wrestler) Wiki, Age, Career, Achievements, Controversy, Family, Biography & More

There are a variety of people who become famous after detailing in sports. But these famous sports persons delegate many other skills rather than only sports. Are you interested to know some secrets about Sushil Kumar? Well, in this case you are at the right place. This article will detail most of the information about Sushil Kumar.


Sushil Kumar is known as a world-class wrestler. Sushil Kumar was honoured with the Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna Award . This award is the highest honour for a sportsperson. Sushil Kumar got confinement on 26 May 1983, in Baprola, Delhi. He possesses a graceful talent of wrestling that attracts almost every sports lover.


Real NameSushil Kumar Solanki
ProfessionIndian Wrestler
Date of Birth26 May 1983
Age (as of 2021)38 Years
BirthplaceBaprola, Delhi
Zodiac signGemini
HometownNajafgarh, Delhi, India
College/UniversityNoida College of Physical Education, Dadri
Education QualificationGraduated
Email[email protected]
AddressVillage Baprola ,new delhi-43, near najafgarh , New Delhi, India, Delhi

Physical Appearance

Height (approx)in centimetres- 166 cm
in meter- 1.66 m
in feet & inches- 5’5”
Weight (approx)in Kilogram- 66 kg
in pounds- 145 lbs
Body MeasurementsChest- 44 inches
Waist- 33 inches
Biceps- 16 inches
Eyes ColourBlack
Hair ColourBlack

Family, Parents, Siblings

Marital StatusMarried
Wife/ SpouseSavi Kumar
Sushil Kumar and Savi Kumar
Date of Marriage (m. 2011)
ParentsFather– Diwan Singh (Bus Driver)

Sushil Kumar with his father Diwan Singh
Mother- Kamla Devi

Sushil Kumar with his Mother Kamla Devi
ChildrenSon– 2 (Twins)
Sushil Kumar with his sons

Daughter– None
SiblingsBrother- Sandeep (wrestler)
Sister- None


  • Sushil Kumar inaugurated his career as training in wrestling at the Chhatrasal Stadium’s akhada when he was 14 years old.
  • After the first step was successful, he switched to freestyle wrestling. At this point, he participated in the World Cadet Games 1998. In this field, he won the gold medal. 
  • Sushil further participated in the 2008 Beijing Olympics, 2010 World Wrestling Championships, Moscow, 2010 Commonwealth Games, Delhi, 2012 London Olympics, 2014 Commonwealth Games, Glasgow, 2018 Commonwealth Games, and Gold Coast, Australia.


DebutWorld Cadet Games (1998)
Coach/MentorMahabali Satpal Singh
Country (sports)India

Summer Olympic

20122012 Olympic GamesLondon66 kg
20082008 Olympic GamesBeijing66 kg
20042004 Olympic GamesAthens60 kg

World Championship

20192019 World Wrestling ChampionshipsNur-sultan74 kg
20112011 World Wrestling ChampionshipsIstanbul66 kg
20102010 World Wrestling ChampionshipsMoscow66 kg
20092009 World Wrestling ChampionshipsHerning66 kg
20072007 World Wrestling ChampionshipsBaku66 kg
20062006 World Wrestling ChampionshipsGuangzhou66 kg
20032003 World Wrestling ChampionshipsNew York City60 kg


  • He had won many of the designations as a wrestler at a very young age.
  • He received Padma Shri in 2011.
  • Sushil  Kumar is the Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna Award holder.
  • He also received the Arjuna Award in 2005.


This morning the case of Sushil Kumar became very famous among the public.

  • According to sources, Delhi police inspectors have arrested him for the crime of murdering a 23-year old wrestler Sagar Rana. According to sources, he committed this crime with his right-hand man Ajay Kumar. The crime was committed on May 4 at midnight at the Chhatrasal Stadium.
  • On May 23rd, Delhi Police chased Sushil Kumar and trapped him in Mundka. Sushil Kumar was spotted at the crime scene as reported by the victims in the murder case.
  •  Sushil Kumar , India’s most celebrated wrestler, set forth a confession to the Delhi Police accepting his presence at the murder site (Chhatrasal Stadium).
Olympian wrestler Sushil Kumar Arrested

Favourite Things

Favourite ActorAmitabh Bachchan and Salman Khan
Favourite FoodParanthas, White Makhan (butter)

Exciting Things

  • Sushil Kumar is a well-behaved and down-to-earth personality. He loves to engage with his fans via phone calls.
  • Sushil is famous and has a huge fan following. 
  • Sushil Kumar decided to make his career as a famous wrestler at an earlier age.
  • Among all, he designates to run, practice ropes, sit-up, and wrestler training.

Money Factor

Sushil Kumar possesses no fixed salary. But according to the news, currently, Kumar possesses a salary of ₹20 lakh per annum via the Wrestling Federation of India.

Final Words

Sushil Kumar possesses much fame due to his two-time Olympic gold medalist and down-to-earth behavior. The Delhi Police announced a reward of Rs 1 lakh for assistance to the arrest of Sushil Kumar furnishes you with a shocking glimpse of his life.

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