Hometown: Koderma, Jharkhand
Age: 45 Years
|Famous for||Being the part of the team that reached the final and secured a silver medal in 2022 Commonwealth Games|
|Physical Stats & More|
|Gold Coast 2018 Height||in centimeters– 165 cm
in meters– 1.65 m
in feet & inches– 5’ 5”
|Gold Coast 2018 Weight||in kilograms– 67 kg
in pounds– 148 lbs
|Medals||• Asian Men’s Triples Championships 2017,
Gold in triples
• Asia Pacific Bowls Championships 2019, Gold Coast, Queensland
• Commonwealth Games 2022, Birmingham
|Date of Birth||15 November 1976 (Monday)|
|Age (as of 2021)||45 Years|
|School||Karma (Secondary school), Koderma, Jharkhand|
|College/University||J.J. College, Koderma, Jharkhand|
|Relationships & More|
|Marital Status||Not Known|
Some Lesser Known Facts About Sunil Bahadur
- Sunil Bahadur is an Indian lawn bowler who is known for being part of the quartet that won a silver medal in the 2022 Commonwealth Games.
- In 2010, he participated in the pairs event in Commonwealth Games. In 2014, he participated in the singles and triples events in Commonwealth Games, Glasgow. In 2018, he participated in the triples and fours in Commonwealth Games.
- In 2016, he competed at the World Bowls Championship in New Zealand.
- In an interview, after winning the silver medal at the CWG 2022, he said,
The game was really nice. We expected to do our best, but it was not our day. We tried hard but couldn’t do much.”
Sunil Bahadur during the Commonwealth Games event
- Sunil works as a sub-inspector in the Jharkhand police.
- In an interview, his coach, Madhukant Pathak talked about Sunil and said,
When no one else would practise, even then, Sunil would come in and put in 400 bowls a day.”
- After winning a silver medal at Commonwealth Games 2022, Prime Minister Narendra Modi congratulated them and said,
Proud of Sunil Bahadur, Navneet Singh, Chandan Kumar Singh and Dinesh Kumar, who have won a Silver medal in Lawn Bowls. Their teamwork and tenacity are admirable. Best wishes to them for their future endeavours.”
Sunil Bahadur with his team after winning the CWG 2022
|↑1, ↑2||Gold Coast 2018|