Mayanti Langer is a renowned sports journalist with a leading sports channel and a well-known face in the cricket circuit. She anchors major cricket tournaments across the world. She has also hosted other sporting events such as football and Commonwealth Games (Pics/ Stuart Binny, Mayanti Langer Instagram)
Mayanti Langer was born on February 8, 1985, in Delhi, India to Sanjiv Langer and Mrs. Preminda Langer. Lt. General Rajinder Nath Batra and Mrs. Priyo Batra are her grandparents. Mayanti Langer spent most of her childhood in the United States where she was raised in a strict atmosphere as her grandfather was a Lt. General in the Indian Army while her mother is a renowned school teacher
In pic: Mayanti Langer with husband Stuart Binny during one of their outings
Her father Sanjiv Langer has worked with the United Nation (UN). Mayanti Langer attended Hindu College, University of Delhi and successfully completed her B.A (Hons). Since childhood, she loved to play football and played it at the school level and also trained at the Super Soccer Academy, Delhi. Afterwards, she aspired to be a graphic designer but after an experiment as a sports anchor at the "FIFA Beach Football", Mayanti decided to be an anchor.
In pic: Stuart Binnyshared this picture with Mayanti Langer, captioned, "Special to be on the cricket field together today because cricket brought us together...five years #blessed"
Mayanti Langer married Indian cricketer Stuart Binny in September, 2012, and have been one of the most talked about couples in Indian sport ever since
Stuart Binny is the son of former Indian cricketer Roger Binny. He has played as an all-rounder for the Indian national side in international matches, and has also featured for the Royal Challengers Bangalore in the IPL
Mayanti Langer has hosted the 2011 and 2015 Cricket World Cup, 2014 Indian Super League, 2010 FIFA World Cup and 2010 Commonwealth Games. She also anchored the 2018 IPL season
Mayanti Langer developed an interest in football when she was in the U.S and is currently considered as one of leading prominent female sports journalists in India.
After a short stint as guest anchor for FIFA beach football, Mayanti Langer was offered a spot as host and associate producer for a sports channel Mayanti Langer then went on to work for various football shows on the sports network providing commentary and interviews during pre-match, half-time and post-match shows. She was also the anchor on a channel for the Nehru Cup football tournament held in New Delhi at the Ambedkar Stadium. She worked as an anchor for coverage of the Indian Cricket League
In pic: Mayanti Langer with Stuart Binny
Stuart Binny and Mayanti Langer out on a lunch date. The couple had a romantic outing in-front of the camera, when Mayanti Langer had to interview Stuart Binny in a post-match session and he dedicated his match-winning performance to her. Mayanti Langer was all smiles for the rest of the evening
Mayanti Langer has always managed to hit back at trolls who have pulled her up for her thigh-high skirts during her anchoring stints in cricket matches
Mayanti Langer was trolled on many occasions for her dressing style, especially her short skirts
In pic: Mayanti and Stuart take a selfie in a car
In pic: Mayanti Langer and Stuart Binny enjoy a lunch together
In pic: Mayanti Langer and Stuart Binny look fresh and cosy in this selfie
Stuart Binny shared this picture with Mayanti Langer atop a boat, and captioned, "An Afternoon well spent"
Mayanti Langer posted this picture with Stuart Binny, captioned, "Look who I caught on the prowl @belagavipanthers"
In pic: Mayanti Langer looks ravishing in this click during a cricket match
In pic: Mayanti Langer looks gorgeous in a saree all ready to face the camera on screen
Not many people know that Mayanti Langer was also part of her college football team, she played as a striker
In pic: Mayanti Langer looks casual as she poses in an off shoulder
Mayanti Langer has conducted many interviews as well as performed as a commentator.
In pic: Mayanti Langer looks on point in this traditional wear
In pic: Mayanti Langer takes a selfie in a red dress
In pic: Mayanti Langer in a one-piece dress during a Champions Trophy match in 2017
In pic: Mayanti Langer in the Star Sports office during the Champions Trophy 2017 final
In pic: Mayanti Langer clicks a selfie during Diwali
In pic: Mayanti Langer with hubby Stuart Binny, KL Rahul and Chris Gayle during IPL
In pic: Mayanti Langer poses with the Indian women's cricket team
Mayanti Langer posted this picture from a studio where she was anchoring a pr-match cricket show
Popular sports anchor and cricketer Stuart Binny's wife Mayanti Langer needs no introduction to sports fans in the country. But did you know, she had initially trained to become a graphic designer, but destiny made her a sports anchor? As Mayanti Langer gets busy hosting the pre-match and post-match shows in the on-going cricket series between India and Australia, we take a look at her journey so far in pictures
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