Do you love to watch wrestling? Then get ready to watch upcoming wrestling based movie which followed the real story. It is a biographical sports drama movie which is directed by Nitesh Tiwari, lyrics are written by Amitabh Bhattacharya while the music is composed by Pritam. The movie also leaves a message against the men dominating world.

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According to the leading Aamir Khan, Sanya Malhotra and Fatima Sana Sheikh, doing this movie was really a daunting task for them as the movie was all about physical strength. During the shooting they faced many injuries. Aamir transformed his body of an old man and for this he had to put on so much weight. The actress playing Haryanvi wrestler role almost took a year on training the Haryanavi language and moves of wrestling. Indian women’s wrestling team coach, Kripa Shankar Bishnoi, trained the actor and actresses for playing a wrestler’s role.

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On the other side, it was a challenging task for the actresses to play a role of village living girls. Aamir finds the same passion in these girls, which he had when he started his Bollywood journey with Qayamat Se Qayamat Tak. He is very impressed with his co-star Sakshi Tanwar. His dream come true to work with her.

Starring Cast:-

Aamir Khan as Mahavir Singh Phogat

Sakshi Tanwar as Daya Shobha Kaur

Fatima Sana Shaikh as Geeta Phogat

Zaira Wasim as Geeta (Young)

Sanya Malhotra as Babita Kumari

Suhani Bhatnagar as Babita (Young)

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The movie starts with Mahavir Singh Phogat, who was a champion wrestler. He has a dream that his son win a gold medal in wrestling for his country. But his dream could not complete as he has four girls not a boy. He was disappointed as he thinks that girls cannot wrestle, but it takes a turn when two of his daughters Geeta and Babita return home after beating up two boys. This act changes the Mahavir Singh Bhogat theory and he made up his mind of bringing his two daughters in wrestling field. The movie rounds around how the wrestler trains his daughters to come true his dream of bringing a gold medal in India.

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The both sisters take part at International level contest. Geeta is the first female wrestler, who has won Gold Medal of 55kg in 2010 Commonwealth Games while her sister Babita Kumari won a silver medal of 51 kg.

The movie is going to be released on 23rd of December, 2016. Finally the day has come when the movie come in theatres. Aamir Khan spent his life’s two years for making this movie on the story of Mahavir Singh Phogat. Whenever Aamir comes with a new movie, he breaks a record. Let see what record will be broken this time.