Avani Lekhara- Wiki, Bio, Age, Height, Net worth, Career

Avni Lekhra He is a Para Rifle shooter from India. She rose to prominence after winning the gold medal at the 2021 Tokyo Paralympics. She competes in the SH1 category for 10-metre air rifle competitions.

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Real Name Avni Lekhra
Surname avni
profession para air rifle shooter
age 22 [as of 2023]
Date of birth 8 November 2001
place of birth Jaipur, Rajasthan
hometown Jaipur, Rajasthan
Zodiac sign Scorpio
nationality Indian
Religion Hindu
College not known
Hobby of travel
Famous for To win gold medal in Tokyo Paralympics 2020

avni lekhra wiki

Avni Lekhra He was born on 8 November 2001 in an Indian Hindu family in Jaipur, Rajasthan. His astrological sign is Scorpio. He completed his education from a private institute in his motherland. Currently, she is pursuing higher education in an undisclosed college.

His heritage is Indian. She has not given any information about her parents or siblings on the internet forum. However, she has posted pictures with her parents on Instagram before. Her marital status is unmarried, and she is currently unattached.

Avni Lekhra
Avni Lekhra

Avni Lekhra Age, Height, Weight

Avni Lekhara is 22 years old in 2023. She is 5 feet, 3 inches tall and weighs around 57 kg. He has brown eyes and black hair.

avni lekhra career

In 2012, Avni suffered a spinal injury in a serious accident. This confined him to a wheelchair. A few years later, his father encouraged him to participate in parasports. Her father suggested that Avni try both archery and shooting. However, she felt more comfortable and confident when holding a rifle. This began his career as a professional parachutist.

She gets inspiration from Abhinav Bindra after reading his autobiography. After only one year of training, he has won a bronze medal for the country in the National Championship. Apart from a significant increase in confidence, she now has better coaches. She is currently coached by Suma Siddhartha Shirur.

He has participated in various para-shooting competitions including World Championships and World Cups. In contrast, she finished ninth in the 2018 Para Shooting World Championships with a score of 1130. Nonetheless, he won the silver medal in the 2018 World Cup with a score of 244.

Avni Lekhara’s performance at the 2020 Tokyo Paralympics was exceptional. He helped India win the gold medal in the 10m Air Rifle. This achievement made her the first Indian woman to win a Paralympic gold medal. In addition, his total score at the Paralympics set a Paralympic record and equaled the world record.

Avni Lekhra
Avni Lekhra

avni lekhra net worth

As per the current estimates, Lekhra’s net worth is 15 lakh Indian Rupees. She earns between Rs 30,000 to 50,000 per month, and almost all of her wealth comes from the prize money.


  • In 2017, he made his debut in the Para Shooting World Cup.
  • She is an avid reader of books.
  • His role model is Abhinav Bindra.
  • He is assisted by the Bengaluru-based athletics organization GoSports Foundation.
  • She loves traveling and has visited many foreign countries including South Korea, France etc.
  • Avni loves dogs and has a pet.
  • She joined Twitter in February 2017 and has grown to over 5,000 followers.
  • She has more than 11,000 followers on her Instagram account where she posts pictures.