Mirabai Chanu Age, Weight, Gold Medal, Olympics, Religion

Mirabai Chanu

Mirabai Chanu is an Indian weight lifter, She won a silver medal at the Summer Olympics in Women’s 49 kg in 2020. Besides this, she also won the World Championships and multiple medals at the Commonwealth Games also.

Mirabai Chanu Biography 

Full name is Saikhom Mirabai Chanu, and nickname is Saikhom. She was born on 8 August 1994, Nongpok Kakching, Imphal East, Manipur, India. Now her current age is 26 Years.

Her zodiac sign is Capricorn, her nationality is Indian and her birthplace/home town is Nongpok Kakching, Imphal East, Manipur, India. By profession, she is a Sportswoman (Weightlifter). Belongs to the Hinduism religion. Caste not mention.

Mirabai Chanu Family Background

Father name is Saikhom Kriti Meitei and mother name is Saikhom Ongbi Tombi Leima.

In her family, she lived with five more siblings and she is the youngest of all. When she was just 12, she took an interest in weight lifting. 

Mirabai Chanu Body Measurements

She keeps her height at 4 feet 11 inches, in meter 1.5 m and her weight is approx 49 kg, in pounds 108 lbs. Her body shape is slim and wore a dress size of 4 (US) & a shoe size of 8 (US). She looks very pretty and gorgeous with her black eyes and black color of hair. Her full body measurement is 34-26-35 inches and her cup size is 34B, her waist size is 26 inches and her hip size is 35 inches. 

She is very health conscious she always takes care of her looks and appearance, for this she went regularly to the gym. Her body shape is Average and her body builds slim. Her S@xual orientation is Straight forward.

Mirabai Chanu Education

Mirabai completed her schooling education at a Local Private High School in Manipur, India.

In 2007, she joined Khuman Lampak Sports Complex in Imphal, Anita Chanu is her mater under whom she took her training. In 2009 she won the Gold medal at State-level in the sub-junior category.

Mirabai Chanu Marital Status & Affairs

Saikhom Sanatomba Meitei, Rangita Saikom

Mirabai Chanu Awards and Honors

She was awarded the Padma Shri by the Government of India for her contributions to the sport.

Well Known For

Awards:: Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna award for Weightlifting, Padma Shri

Gold medal: Weightlifting at the 2018 Commonwealth Games – Women’s 48 kg

Mirabai Chanu Net Worth

Estimated Net Worth Estimated $150k in 2021

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Mirabai Chanu Unknown Facts

Woman weightlifter to win India’s first silver medal in Tokyo Olympics. 

She was appointed as Senior Ticket Collector in the Indian Railway in August 2015.

She had traveled for her training up to 44 km daily because there was not a weightlifting center in her village.