Babita Phogat: The Haryana girl's journey from wrestling to politics

Updated: Aug 13, 2019, 14:01 | Rahul Ramakrishnan
  • Babita Phogat: The Haryana girl's journey from wrestling to politics

    Babita Phogat is an Indian wrestler who has won gold medals in 2014 and 2018 Commonwealth Games.

    Babita Phogat posted this picture and captioned it as, "Happy birthday and best wishes to you @yuvikachaudhary | Pray to God to live long and be healthy and happy forever."

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  • Babita Phogat: The Haryana girl's journey from wrestling to politics

    Babita Kumari hails from the famous Phogat family in Haryana. A family which boasts of record-breaking wrestlers who have won gold medals for India at many international events.

    Babita Phogat posted this picture and captioned it as, "You and me forever please. #bestcompany #couplegoals #cute #sweet #lifeline #heartbeat #happylife"

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  • Babita Phogat: The Haryana girl's journey from wrestling to politics

    Recently, Babita Phogat and her father Mahavir Singh Phogat joined the BJP in Haryana and will in all probability contest in the upcoming elections.

    Babita Phogat posted this picture and captioned it as, "#Repost @suhagvivek with @repostsaveapo"

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  • Babita Phogat: The Haryana girl's journey from wrestling to politics

    Babita Phogat's father Mahavir Singh Phogat was a national level wrestler in his time and trained his daughters to become wrestlers in a male-dominant society.

    Babita Phogat posted this picture and captioned it as, "Love to do it. That makes you stronger, Not forced."

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  • Babita Phogat: The Haryana girl's journey from wrestling to politics

    Mahavir Singh Phogat is also the recipient of the Dronacharya Award.

    Babita Phogat posted this picture and captioned it as, "Dance or kushti! Ye chhori kisi se kam naa h! #NachBaliye9 @starplus @banijayasia @suhagvivek"

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  • Babita Phogat: The Haryana girl's journey from wrestling to politics

    The Phogat family is very popular in Haryana and BJP will be hoping that the newest additions in the political party will be beneficial in their ambitions in the state.

    Babita Phogat posted this picture and captioned it as, "For me Love is that Immortal flower you've got to let grow"

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  • Babita Phogat: The Haryana girl's journey from wrestling to politics

    The life and times of the Phogat family have been showcased in reel in the Bollywood blockbuster movie Dangal.

    Babita Phogat posted this picture and captioned it as, "Those who thought it would be a show, I kept turning around in silence !!"

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  • Babita Phogat: The Haryana girl's journey from wrestling to politics

    Dangal turned out to be one of the biggest hits in Indian cinema, amassing more than Rs. 300 crore in domestic markets.

    Babita Phogat posted this picture and captioned it as, "Wishing you a very very happy birthday @theshilpashetty ji. Favourite one. GOD Gives You More happinesses More blessing in Whole Life."

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  • Babita Phogat: The Haryana girl's journey from wrestling to politics

    Babita Phogat posted this picture and captioned it as, "You always make me feel that I am the luckiest girl in the world !!"

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  • Babita Phogat: The Haryana girl's journey from wrestling to politics

    Babita Phogat posted this picture and captioned it as, "My inspiration, my motivation, my teacher, my best wrestler and my BFF @geetaphogat #phogatsisters #soulsisters #siblinglove #dangal #love #respect"

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  • Babita Phogat: The Haryana girl's journey from wrestling to politics

    Babita Phogat posted this picture and captioned it as, "Second gift given by my grandmother"

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  • Babita Phogat: The Haryana girl's journey from wrestling to politics

    Babita Phogat posted this picture and captioned it as, "#Repost @geetaphogat with @repostsaveapp · · · As I grew up, one of my strongest allies has been my sister"

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  • Babita Phogat: The Haryana girl's journey from wrestling to politics

    Babita Phogat posted this picture and captioned it as, "paanch paandav"

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  • Babita Phogat: The Haryana girl's journey from wrestling to politics

    Babita Phogat posted this picture and captioned it as, "Sending my selfie to ISRO because I look like a star #selfie #fun"

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  • Babita Phogat: The Haryana girl's journey from wrestling to politics

    Babita Phogat posted this picture and captioned it as, "Because someone has to be a fun and masti Aunt #bestaunt #funtines #beautifulus"

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  • Babita Phogat: The Haryana girl's journey from wrestling to politics

    Babita Phogat posted this picture and captioned it as, "Glamour never take a day off"

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  • Babita Phogat: The Haryana girl's journey from wrestling to politics

    Babita Phogat posted this picture and captioned it as, "No matter what a women looks like if she is confident she is beautiful"

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  • Babita Phogat: The Haryana girl's journey from wrestling to politics

    Babita Phogat posted this picture and captioned it as, "Nowadays everybody keeps an eye on us, There is something that affects our hearts"

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About The Gallery

Indian wrestler Babita Phogat is in the news for making her foray into politics, there were reports that Babita along-with her father Mahavir Phogat, are set to join the BJP in Haryana. We take a look at pictures which show Babita Phogat is the perfect combination of power and beauty.

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