Pooja Sihag is a famous Indian freestyle wrestler. She was the bronze medalist in the women’s 76kg category at the Asian Wrestling Championships held in Almaty in 2021. In these championships, she defeated her rival Seon Jeong of South Korea.
Pooja Sihag was born on Monday, 7 July 1997.age 25 years; by 2022) in Hansi, Haryana. His zodiac sign is Leo. Soon after completing his schooling, he joined LM Hindu University in Rohtak to pursue a bachelor’s degree in Arts (BA).
Height (approx.): 5′ 3″
Weight (approx): 55 kg
Hair Color: black
Eye Colour: black
parents and siblings
His father’s name is Subhash Sihag and he was a farmer.
His mother is a housewife.
He has a brother named Ravi Sihag.
husband and children
On 27 November 2021, Pooja Sihag married Ajay Nandal. Ajay is a former wrestler and works as an army officer.
relationships / affairs
Pooja Sihag was in a relationship with Ajay before marrying him.
Pooja Sihag was eleven years old when she started practicing wrestling to keep her body fit and fine. Gradually, sports became a passion for her, and she joined the Alkesh Sports Academy in Haryana. In 2014, she made her international debut by participating in the Junior Asian Championship held in Mongolia and won a bronze medal at the Wrestling Championships.
After this, Pooja participated in the Junior Asian Championships held in Myanmar in 2015 and won a bronze medal. The following year, she won another bronze at the Junior Asian Championships held in Chinese Taipei. In 2017, she participated in senior level wrestling competitions at the Commonwealth Games held in South Africa and won a silver medal. In 2018, she won a silver medal at the Senior Commonwealth Championships held in South Africa. In 2022, in the ranking series Bolat Turlikhanov Cup Almaty in Kazakhstan, he won a bronze medal at the wrestling championship.
Facts / Trivia
- In a conversation with a media house, Pooja Sihag revealed that her favorite wrestler is Mausam Khatri, and she is coached by Indian wrestler Sanjay Sihag.
- Pooja Sihag had a knee operation in 2017.
- She is quite active on various social media platforms. He has more than 2k followers on Instagram. She often shares her pictures and videos on social media.