Jwala Gutta Wiki, Height, Weight, Age, Biography, Husband & More

Jwala Gutta was born on September 7, 1983 in Wardha, Maharashtra. She is an Ass-Indian. She was awarded the prestigious Arjuna Award for her performance on the pitch.

Real Name Jwala Gutta
Nickname Not Known
Profession Indian Badminton player
Physical Stats & More
Height in centimeters- 178 cm
in meters- 1.78 m
in Feet Inches- 5′ 10″
Weight in Kilograms- 68 Kg
in Pounds- 150 lbs
Figure Measurements 35-28-36
Eye Colour Dark Brown
Hair Colour Brown
International Debut In the 2002 India Asia Satellite Tournament.
Coach/Mentor S. M. Arif
Handedness Left
Achievements (main ones) • 14 times winner of National Badminton Championship in doubles.
• Won a bronze at the 2011 BWF World Championships.
• Won a Gold at the 2010 Commonwealth Games.
• Won a silver at the 2014 Commonwealth Games.
• Won a bronze at the 2014 Thomas & Uber Cup.
• Won a bronze at the 2014 Badminton Asia Championships.
Career Turning Point When she won gold at the 2010 Commonwealth Games.
Highest Ranking 6 (in XD) (August 2010)
Personal Life
Date of Birth 7 September 1983
Age (as in 2017) 34 Years
Birth Place Wardha, Maharashtra, India
Zodiac sign/Sun sign Virgo
Nationality Indian
Hometown Hyderabad, India
School Not Known
College Not Known
Educational Qualifications Not Known
Family Father– Kranti Gutta
Mother– Yelan Gutta
Sister– Insi Gutta (younger sister)
Brother– N/A
Religion Atheist
Hobbies Driving, Shopping
Controversies • She has been in controversy for her outspoken nature.
• In 2013, she was banned for life by IBL for trying to stop players of her franchise, Krrish Delhi Smashers, to play against Banga Beats in the IBL.
Favourite Things
Favourite Food Chaat, Chinese Cuisines
Favourite Destination Hyderabad
Boys, Affairs and More
Marital Status Divorced
Affairs/Boyfriends Chetan Anand, Badminton Player (2005-2011)
Husband Chetan Anand, Badminton Player (married 2005-2011)
Children Son– N/A
Daughter– N/A


Interesting Facts About Jwala Gutta

  • Does Jwala Gutta Smoke ?: Not known
  • Does Jwala Gutta Drink Alcohol ?: Not known
  • She was born in Wardha and grew up in Hyderabad.
  • Her father, Kranti Gutta, is a Telugu Hindu, while her mother, Yelan Gutta, is of Chinese descent.
  • Her mother, Yelan, is a granddaughter of a Chinese Gandhian, Tseng, who visited India with her mother in 1971 to see the Sevagram Ashram, and also translated Gandhi’s autobiography into Chinese.
  • Jwala Gutta wanted to continue her tennis career, but her mother insisted she play badminton.
  • She was only 4 years old when her father introduced her to National Badminton Coach S.M. Arif.
  • She learned gymnastics and swimming before she started training for badminton.
  • She started playing badminton at the age of 6 and won the National Mini Badminton Championship for girls under 13 in Kerala.
  • Jwala Gutta partnered with Shruti Kurien, which lasted several years, and the duo won the national title in Doubles for seven consecutive years (from 2002 to 2008).
  • After her divorce, there was media speculation about her connection with former Indian cricketer Mohammad Azharuddin.
  • She remains active in social affairs and has dealt with various social issues, including anti-tobacco campaigns, anti-zoo campaigns and empowerment issues for women.
  • On numerous occasions she has been listed as one of the most inspiring athletes from India.
  • In 2011, she was awarded the Arjuna Award (India’s second highest sports prize) by the Government of India.
  • In 2013 she appeared in an article number in a Telugu film, Gunde Jaari Gallanthayyinde.

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