Pleased Mom’s Day: In keeping with Merriam Webster Supermom means “a girl who performs the standard duties of housekeeping and child-rearing whereas even have a full-time job”. There are supermoms in each area who’ve impressed the following technology. InsideSport brings you 5 Supermoms from Indian sports activities who made the nation proud even after embracing motherhood. They’re Mary Kom, Sania Mirza, Gursharan Preet Kaur, Geethu Anna Rahul, Koneru Humphy.
Pleased Mom’s Day: Mary Kom (Boxing)
The Indian boxer had set new benchmarks for upcoming Indian athletes by her perseverance to return to high type after turning into a mom. Actually it wouldn’t be unfair to say that the 38-year-old reached her finest within the ring after giving delivery to 2 kids with husband Onler. She has gained 5 AIBA World Championships medals — three gold, and one silver and bronze every — 2012 Olympics bronze medal amongst many different laurels for India.
Pleased Mom’s Day: Gursharan Preet Kaur (Wrestling)
The Punjab wrestler had give up wrestling to handle the family. Nonetheless, after collection of unlucky occasions, she determined to return to the mat. Gursharan returned to the mat at 2019 nationals the place she gained gold. She was picked up for the Asian Championships Indian workforce the place she bagged a bronze — seven years after her final worldwide medal.
Pleased Mom’s Day: Sania Mirza (Tennis)
Whereas being a mom is troublesome, it’s extra so for individuals who are sportsperson. They face societal stereotypes, and are sometimes seemed down upon as a consequence of their occupation. Sania confronted loads of criticism after she married Pakistan cricketer Shoiab Malik.
However she took all this criticism like a superhero and continued her rule on the court docket within the doubles occasions. Sania continues to be a flag-bearer for Indian tennis even after embracing motherhood.
Pleased Mom’s Day: Geethu Anna Rahul (Basketball)
Arguably the best basketball participant in Indian basketball historical past, purely primarily based on what she has achieved domestically and overseas, Geethu Anna Rahul, desires of returning to the court docket with the ambition of representing India on the Olympics. The 34-year-old is now a mom of two. However in her prime was one among Asia’s finest.
Pleased Mom’s Day: Koneru Humpy (Chess)
The Indian chess grandmaster gained the Fast Chess World Championship in 2019, and have become the second feminine to exceed the 2600 Elo score mark, after Judit Polgar. This got here after she returned from a two-year hiatus from chess after she grew to become a mom.