Mayanti Langer is the wife of Well known Indian cricket player Stuart Binny. She is famous for sports anchoring. Let’s go through personal and professional life of Mayanti and discover some unknown facts about her.
Bio/Wiki of Mayanti Langer
|Full Name||Mayanti Langer Binny|
|Meaning of Name||Princess, Honourable|
|Famous For||Sports Anchor in IPL Tournament|
|Physical Stats & More (approx)|
|Height||in centimeters – 168 cm|
|in feet – 5’ 6”|
|Weight||in kilograms – 56 kg|
|in pounds – 143 lbs|
|Figure Measurements (approx)||36-32-38|
|Eye Colour||Dark Brown|
Mayanti’s Career Debut
Film – Not Yet
TV – 2010 – FIFA Beach Football (as an Anchor)
Mayanti’s Personal Life
|Date of Birth||8 February 1985|
|Age (as in 2020)||35 Years|
|School||Schooling done in the United States|
|College/University||Hindu College, University of Delhi, New Delhi|
|Educational Qualification||B.A. (Hons.)|
|Hobbies||Traveling, Watching football & cricket|
|Brand Endorsements||Amazon Fashion, Nissan India, Land Rover India, Vivo Mobiles, Axis Bank, Ariel India, Daniel Wellington Watches, Goibibo Travel and Skoda Cars|
|Net Worth||₹6 crore|
|Income Source||Sports Journalism and Brand Endorsements|
In the past trollers have reacted to her husband Stuart Binny’s poor performances on the field by making fun of him and his journalist wife Mayanti on a regular basis. However, she came back stronger and replied back to the trollers in a beautiful way.
Mayanti’s Relationships & More
|Marriage Date||September 2012|
|Marriage Location||New Delhi|
Husband – Stuart Binny (Cricketer)
Father – Sanjiv Langer (Indian Army Personnel)
Mother – Preminda Langer (Teacher)
Siblings – Avalok Langer (Elder Brother)
Grandfather – Rajinder Nath Batra (Major General in Indian Army)
Grandmother – Priya Batra
Father-In-Law – Roger Binny (Cricketer)
Mother-In-Law – Cynthia Binny
Mayanti’s Social Media Presence
|Social Media Website||Social Media Profile||Followers (as on 2020)||Live Count|
|Not on Facebook||–|
Mayanti Langer Instagram
As on 2020, her Instagram account has 792k followers while she follows 240 people. She posted 456 photos till date.
Through her Instagram profile Maynti does promotion for many brands like Amazon Fashion, Nissan India, Land Rover India, Vivo Mobiles, Axis Bank, Ariel India, Daniel Wellington Watches, Goibibo Travel and Skoda Cars.
Mayanti’s Favorite Things
Cuisine – Vietnamese cuisine, Chocolates
Movies – Guru, The Departed
Actor – Ranbir Kapoor
Actress – Madhuri Dixit Nene
Artist – French Montana
Commentator – John Dykes
Stadium – Chinnaswamy Stadium (Bangalore)
Colour – Yellow
Holiday Destination – Europe
Tournaments Hosted by Mayanti Langer
|2009||Football Cafe on Zee Sports|
|2010||FIFA World Cup broadcast on ESPN|
|2011||Cricket World Cup|
|2014||Indian Super League|
|2015||ICC Cricket World Cup|
|2018||Indian Premier League|
|2019||Indian Premier League|
|2019||Cricket World Cup|
Mayanti Langer received Young Achievers Award in 2017
Mayanti was born on 8 February 1985 to Lt. General Sanjiv Langer and Preminda Langer at Delhi. she is also called by the name ‘Maya’. She has an elder brother Avalok Langer.
Mayanti did her schooling from a school in the USA and B.A.(Hons) from Hindu College and University of Delhi.
She was not that good in studies. During her schooling she failed in Physics, Chemistry, Maths. In fact, for board exams passing marks for maths were 35 and somehow she managed to get 39.
Mayanti’s father Lt. General Sanjiv Langer has worked with the UN (United Nations). And her mother is an award-winning teacher. Her grandfather Lt. General Rajinder Nath Batra also worked for Indian Army.
Mayanti developed an interest in football when she was in the U.S, Also she was in her college football team. she played as a striker.
She ran a football league for young people named Indian Youth Soccer Association league (IYSA) based in New Delhi.
Mayanti Langer has hosted many sports tournaments including the 2011 and 2015 Cricket World Cup, 2014 Indian Super League, the 2010 FIFA World Cup, and 2010 Commonwealth Games.
Mayanti was also the anchor on a channel for the Nehru Cup football tournament which is held in New Delhi at the Ambedkar Stadium in 2007.
Mayanti co-hosted the Commonwealth Games held in 2010 with Charu Sharma.
She also hosted IPL auction analysis show on Star Sports.
Mayanti started cricket anchoring in the 2011 ICC Cricket World Cup for ESPN Star Sports.
She has 16 years of experience in sports journalism.
Mayanti wanted to pursue her career in graphic designing Before becoming a sports anchor.
After returning to India, Mayanti joined the Super Soccer Academy in New Delhi to keep up with her love for football.
Mayanti has hosted shows for football, Kabaddi, Tennis, and hockey along with cricket.
Stuart Binny and Mayanti first met at the sports event in early 2012, and after dating for 6 months, the couple got married in September 2012 at New Delhi.
She is four months older than her husband Stuart Binny. He currently plays for Karnataka state cricket team. Stuart is son of Indian cricketer Roger Binny.
According to her, the match between India and Pakistan held in Adelaide during the 2015 Cricket Worldcup is the best match that she ever been a part of.
Maynti have hosted 7 World Cups in 3 different sports i.e Football, Cricket, and Hockey. Along with this she hosted the 2010 Commonwealth games held at Delhi. She hosted Cricket World Cup twice, 2011 and 2015.
Chinnaswamy Stadium in Bangalore is her favorite cricket Stadium.
Hollywood movie ‘The Departed’ directed by Martin Scorsese and starring Leonardo Di Caprio, Mark Wahlberg and Matt Damon is Mayanti’s favourite film. This film won four Oscars at the 79th Academy Awards.
Unforgettable by French Montana is her favorite song.
Mayanti has also interviewed many famous sports personalities like Virat Kohli, Mahendra Singh Dhoni, AB de Villiers, PV Sindhu, Saina Nehwal and many more.
Some famous show hosted by Maynti:
- Star Power This is a sports news shows
- Superstar Famous Sports Players Interview show
- Play Bold Royal challengers Bangalore insider show
Mayanti shares her Birthday with following famous personalities:
- Jagjit Singh – Prominent Indian Ghazal singer
- Mohammad Azharuddin – Former Indian cricketer and politician
- Rucha Hasabnis – Indian television actress
- Zakir Hussain – Third President of India,
- Big Show – American professional wrestler
- James Dean – American actor
- Klay Thompson – American basketball player
- Mauricio Macri – Former President of Argentina
- Julio Jones – American football wide receiver
- Dmitri Mendeleev – Russian chemist