Mohit Grewal is a well known Indian wrestler. In 2022, he got here into the limelight after he competed within the Commonwealth Video games organized in Birmingham, England. Through the CWG trials, he beat Indian wrestler Satender Malik within the closing match of the GWG trials and attracted controversy after Satendra Malik opposed the choice of the referee.
Mohit Grewal was born in 1999 (age 22 years; as of 2022) in Bamla Village, Bhiwani District, Haryana. Quickly after finishing his faculty schooling, he joined the Division of Bodily and Sports activities at Chaudhary Bansi Lal College to pursue a graduate diploma in bodily schooling.
Peak (approx.): 5′ 6″
Weight (approx.): 125kg
Hair Color: Black
Eye Color: Black
Mother and father & Siblings
His father’s title is Jagbir Grewal, and he works as an inspector within the Haryana Police.
He isn’t married.
In his preliminary interval of profession, Mohit Grewal competed within the All India Inter College Wrestling Championship and Khelo India wrestling championships and gained a number of medals and accolades. He began taking wrestling coaching in native akharas in 2012. He then participated within the World College Championship in Turkey and bagged a gold medal in 2016.
In 2018, he participated within the Junior Asian Championships and gained a gold medal. Within the years 2019 and 2020, he didn’t take part in any wrestling championships on account of his knee damage. In accordance with Mohit Grewal, he was struggling psychological trauma when he was affected by damage. In a media interview, he defined mentioned his damage. He mentioned,
I suffered patellar tendinitis (an damage to the tendon connecting the kneecap to the shin bone) and 70 per cent of my ligament received broken.”
In 2021, he competed within the Senior Nationwide Championships, and he entered the finals by defeating his opponent from Haryana. Nevertheless, he misplaced the ultimate match of the championships to Shivraj of Maharashtra. Earlier, he was the recipient of the gold medal within the U-23 Nationwide Championships and was the winner of the bronze medal within the play-off on the U-23 World Championships. In 2021, he participated within the U-23 nationwide championships and bagged a gold medal. In the identical 12 months, he competed for a bronze medal in a playoff on the U-23 World Championships in Belgrade, Serbia. He then participated within the senior nationwide championships of the nation and bagged a silver medal within the finals.
In June 2022, he participated within the senior worldwide event organized in Almaty (Kazakhstan) and entered the semifinals of the championships by defeating his opponent Salim Ercan from Turkey by 6-1. He misplaced the semifinals of the event to Kazakhstan Yusup Batirmurzaev of Tokyo by 10-0. He gained a bronze medal after defeating his Uzbek opponent Sardorbek Kholmatov by 8-2 in a play-off match. Mohit Grewal talked about in a media dialog that everybody had stopped speaking about his controversy after he gained a bronze medal in Almaty (Kazakhstan) tournaments. he mentioned,
It (medal) silenced everybody. Earlier than the event, everybody was speaking about that controversy however all the pieces has modified now.”
In 2022, he attracted controversy throughout the choice trials of the Commonwealth Video games (CWG) when he defeated Indian wrestler Satender Malik within the closing match however the determination by the referee Jagbir Singh was opposed by Satender Malik after the announcement of the outcomes. Consequently, a struggle ensued between Satender Malik and referee Jagbir Singh. Mohit was dragged within the viral video of the incident.
He owns a Ducati bike.
He owns a Royal Enfield.
- Reportedly, his father and grandfather had been famous Indian wrestlers who used to signify India in a number of Nationwide Wrestling championships.
- Mohit Grewal is part of the Virender Nationwide Academy in Haryana.
- Mohit Grewal regularly shares photos and movies on varied social media platforms. On Instagram, he has over 1k followers.
- Mohit Grewal is an avid canine lover. He has a pet canine named Andy. He commonly posts photos of his pet canine on social media.
- Other than being a wrestler, Mohit Grewal can also be a swimming and judo champion. He was a national-level champion in swimming throughout his faculty days. In a media dialog, Mohit acknowledged that he used to compete within the 50m butterfly competitors in swimming and clinched a number of medals in junior nationwide judo championships. He mentioned,
I competed within the 50m butterfly at school nationals. Apart from, I had additionally gained medals in junior nationwide judo championships. Nevertheless, wrestling was my precedence from the start. The bronze medal within the junior Asian Championships in 2018 made it simple for me to depart out all the pieces for wrestling.”
- In accordance with some media sources, Mohit Grewal is a third-generation wrestler in his household. In 2021, in an interview with a media home, Mohit disclosed that his uncle Virendra Singh was a recipient of the Bhim Award from the Haryana Authorities. His uncle used to win a number of medals on the national-level wrestling championships. He added in the identical dialogue that his elder uncles Rajpal Singh was additionally a famous wrestler, and his different uncle, Shripal Grewal was posted as an Assistant Sub Inspector in Haryana Police was as soon as wrestled on the nationwide stage championships. Suresh, one other uncle of Mohit, works as a national-level wrestling coach in Haryana.