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Manika Batra is a professional table tennis player who represented India at various events internationally. She is an expert in playing long pimples on her backhand, a rubber which is even not played by top world players.
She is the top-ranked female table tennis player in India as of 2020. She is honored by the prestigious Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna Award in 2020. Currently, she hit the headlines as he is a part of the Indian contingent being sent for the Tokyo Olympics 2021.
Height / Weight / Age
Born on 15 June 1995, Manika will turn 26 years old in the year 2021. She seems to be tall with a height of 183 in centimeters and 6’0” in feet and inches. She is a well-built lady with body measurements of 34 inches breast, 28 inches waist, and 34 inches hips.
Being a Sports personality, she seems very fit and healthy and weighs 65 kg in kilograms and 143 lbs in pounds approximately. Her black eyes color and black hair make his personality even more rocking.
According to the sources, the estimated net worth of Manika Batra is INR 80-90 Lakhs approx.
Education / Family
Manika was born and raised up in Delhi, India, and belongs to a well-settled Hindu family. She is the lovely daughter of her father Girish Batra and her mother Sushma Batra. She has been grown up with her elder brother Sahil Batra and elder sister Anchal Batra.
As per her education, she completed her schooling at Hans Raj Model School, New Delhi, and further enrolled at Jesus and Mary College, New Delhi but dropped out of college to concentrate on table tennis.
|Birth Place||Delhi, India|
|Date Of Birth||15 June 1995|
|Height||In centimeters – 183 cm
In feet inches – 6’0”
|Weight||In kilograms – 65 kg
In pounds – 143 lbs
|Profession||Table Tennis Player|
|School||Hans Raj Model School, New Delhi|
|College||Jesus and Mary College, New Delhi|
|Home Town||Delhi, India|
|Fathers Name||Girish Batra
|Mothers Name||Sushma Batra
Career / Fashion And Style
As per her career, she won the silver medal in the under-21 category in 2011. She finished quarterfinalist at the 2014 Commonwealth Games at Glasgow as well as the 2014 Asian Games. She won silver in the women’s team event, bronze in the women’s singles event, and as well as silver in the women’s doubles event at the 2015 Commonwealth Table Tennis Championships.
At the 2016 South Asian Games, she won three gold medals. She qualified for the women’s singles event of the 2016 Summer Olympics but she lost to Katarzyna Grzybowska of Poland in the first round.
At the 2018 Commonwealth Games in Gold Coast, Australia, she led the Indian women’s team to a gold medal. She became the first Indian woman to bag a commonwealth table tennis individual gold medal. She became the only Indian to receive “The Breakthrough Star Award” by ITTF in 2018.
Boyfriends, Affairs, Husband, and More
Here we are providing you a list of her favorite things.
|Favorite Actors||Not Known|
|Favorite Actress||Alia Bhatt|
|Favorite Musical Instrument||Not Known|
|Favorite Singer(s)||Not Known|
|Favorite Athlete(s)||Table Tennis Players – Mouma Das, Neha Aggarwal
Badminton Player – Saina Nehwal
Cricketer – Sachin Tendulkar
|Favorite Destinations||Not Known|
|Favorite Color(s)||Not Known|
Some Interesting Facts About Manika Batra
- When she was a teenager, she turned out many modeling offers.
- She is the youngest child of her family.
- She dropped out of college to concentrate on table tennis.
- She is the only Indian to receive “The Breakthrough Star Award” by ITTF in 2018.
- She was featured on the cover of Femina and Vogue magazine in 2018.
- Her zodiac sign is Gemini.
- She is mentored by her coach Sandeep Gupta.
- She represented ‘India’ in 2008 at the age of 13 years.
- She was honored by the Arjuna Award in 2018.