About Neha Uberoi Khangoora
Neha Uberoi Khangoora is a former professional tennis player, social entrepreneur and mental health & wellness advocate.
Neha entered her freshman year at Princeton University at 16 years of age, winning Ivy League Rookie of the Year before taking a leave of absence to play on the professional tennis tour alongside her sister, Shikha Uberoi. She achieved a top 200 WTA tour ranking, reached two WTA tour doubles finals and competed in the US Open before retiring and then returning to Princeton after 6 years, to complete her undergraduate degree.
A South Asian American role model, Neha advocates for sports, mental health and wellness through her philanthropy, coaching, public speaking and digital content. Her articles and videos have reached hundreds of thousands of people worldwide. Across the US and India, she frequently appears on various media platforms to provide commentary on sports, women’s empowerment and health and wellness most notably, The BBC, Al Jazeera, Sports Illustrated, Neo Sports and Mind Body Green.
Neha is the co-founder of South Asians in Sports, a network of South Asian professionals who work in the sports industry. Visit sainsports.com to learn more and join.
Neha is one of five sisters, who all play tennis. She is currently pursuing her Master’s in Clinical Social Work at Columbia University. She lives with her husband in New York City.