Mostly, the wife of a cricketer is popular due to her husband being a celebrity. But there is an Indian cricketer’s wife who is even more famous than her husband among cricket lovers. She is none other than Mayanti Langer, wife of Royal Challengers Bangalore all-rounder Stuart Binny.
Mayanti is a model and journalist by profession. She holds BA Honours’ degree from the Hindu College of Delhi. She has also been around for some time in the United States. She had a keen interest in sports during the college life and was a college-level football player as well. Due to her football interest, she was selected as an anchor for FIFA beach football.
Anchor-host and model, Mayanti Langer is no less than a celebrity. She has anchored Football Café, 2010 FIFA World Cup, Commonwealth Games 2010 and ICC Cricket World Cup 2011. She has been regularly anchoring shows on Doordarshan and Star Sports.
‘Lets talk Football’, an Indian Super League (ISL) talk show which was aired on Star Sports was also hosted by her. She was also the female of India-South Africa bilateral cricket series played in December 2015 and ICC World T20 played in India in Feb-Mar 2016.
Now, she is a part of pre-match and post-match talk show ‘The Game Plan’, broadcasted on Star Sports during Indian Premier League T20 and other league matches.