Mayanti is a renowned sports anchor and journalist also known as Maya. She earns several contracts from different sports networks every year due to her in-depth knowledge of various games and beautiful anchoring methods. People love to watch the beginning and results of the games that she presents with the sports experts and experienced players after deep study and examination.
Mayanti Langer Age
Her age is 36 Years ( In 2021). She was born in Delhi, India, on 8 February, 1985. Since her father, Sanjiv Langer, was in Indian Army, she grew up in a cantonment and during her childhood used to participate in various sports activities. She gradually developed an interest in sports during this period, especially football.
Having a nice physique of 36-32-38 and 5′ 6″ height, she is a talented and beautiful woman. She has dark brown eyes and her hair is purple.
She belongs to a Christian Indian family where her father, Sanjiv Langer, is an Indian Army staff member and her mother, Preminda Langer, is a teacher. Sanjiv Langer, her father, worked with the United Nations (as UN deployment). Mayanti spent much of her adolescence in the U.S.
Mayanti Langer Husband
She met her future husband, cricketer Stuart Binny, who is son of a former Indian cricketer Roger Binny, at the 2012 sports festival. Both got married in the same year after dating for around 6 months. Mayanti is older than Stuart (4 months) and has spent almost eight years enjoying a happy married life with him.
Mayanti has a degree in Arts from New Delhi Hindu College. After graduation, she qualified for a Master of Arts degree. Through the Indian Youth Soccer Association (IYSA) league in Delhi, which she used to run a few years back, the officials of Zee Sports came to know about her at that time, and they called her for an audition. After being selected she is continuing her journey in this field successfully till now.
Her first television broadcast in 2010 was as an anchor of the FIFA Beach Football League. Her first live event as the host was the Goa Federation Football Cup. Though she was little nervous but she took it as challenge and get into the action. While hosting she seemed so confident as if it was a general conversation with her familiar freinds and they are discussing it without any thoughts of the fact that there is camera in surrounding.
She has hosted many tournaments so far : Commonwealth Games 2010 which was broadcasted on ESPN, FIFA World Cup 2010, Cricket World Cup 2011, First Indian Super League 2014, ICC Cricket World Cup 2015. She has successfully hosted 6 World Cups in 3 different sports. She has also worked for Zee Sports as an associate producer of a football show that she used to anchor.
She initially wanted to become a graphic designer and never thought of appearing on TV, but after her studies, when she got the chance to anchor FIFA beach football via the Zee Sports TV channel, she accepted it and decided to continue in this field.
She disclosed the fact in an Interview that she used to cover the Olympics with a long 8-hour regular stint.
Mayanti Langer enjoys watching football and cricket on television.
She is a fan of Vietnamese cuisine and likes to fly with her husband to Europe.
Moroccan-American rapper and songwriter French Montana are her favourite artists.
John Dykes is her favourite commentator, while Jatin Sapru and Arjun Pandit are her chosen co-hosts.
According to her the 2015 World Cup cricket match between India and Pakistan in Adelaide is the best match she has ever been part of.
She disclosed in an interview that she was rejected four times for hosting the Indian Premier League (IPL). She Quoted
“I got rejected four times in a row for the IPL. They called and said we finalised you in the team before the 2011 edition, and the next time we contact you, it will be about when to film the promo. It ended up being not me at all. I was called back and they said, ‘Listen, you just finished the World Cup, you can’t do this, we need a new face.”
Full Name – Mayanti Langer Binny
Nickname – Maya
Date of Birth – 8 February 1985
Place of Birth – Delhi, India
Hometown – Delhi, India
Zodiac Signs – Aquarious
Religion – Christianity
Hobbies – Singing, Travelling, Watching Football and Cricket
Marital Status – Married
Husband Name – Stuart Binny
Children – 01
Graduation – Hindu College, University of Delhi
Degree – BA (Hons)
Profession – Anchor
Age – 36 Years, (as in 2021)
Height -168 cm, 5 feet 6 Inch
Weight – 65 Kg
Figure Size – 36-32-38
Mayanti Langer Net Worth – $1 Million (Approx, as in 2020)
Favourite Movie – Guru (Bollywood), The Departed (Hollywood)
Favourite Destination – London
Favourite Colour – Pink
Favourite Sport – Circket
Favourite Actor – Ranbir Kapoor
Favourite Actress – Madhuri Dixit
Favourite Food – Chocolates
Hobbies – Singing,Travelling, Watching Cricket and Football
Mayanti Langer Instagram
She regularly posts photos on Instagram to connect with her fan following. She has a massive fan base of 811k followers. You can check out her Instagram through given Link.