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Check Out These Sports Movies!

Bollywood has given us some fun and exciting sports movies. With Kartik Aaryan’s Chandu Champion set to release in theatres soon, let us look back at some other iconic sports movies that B-town has given us!

Gold
Gold is about Tapan Das, an ambitious and dedicated team manager who leads his team to victory. It highlights the team's journey, their struggles against personal and societal obstacles, and their ultimate triumph, which becomes a symbol of national pride.

Source: Filmibeat


Dangal
Dangal is a biographical sports drama inspired by the life of Mahavir Singh Phogat, a former wrestler who trains his daughters, Geeta and Babita Phogat, to become world-class wrestlers. The film highlights their journey, challenges, and achievements, culminating in Geeta winning gold at the Commonwealth Games. The film is an emotional ride and really pulls at your heartstrings.

Source: IMDb


Chak De India
Chak De! India is a sports drama about a former hockey player, Kabir Khan, who returns as the coach of the Indian women's national hockey team. This film showed us what people can do if they really put their hearts into it.

Source: Bollywood Hungama


Sultan
Sultan is a sports drama about Sultan Ali Khan, a fictional wrestler from Haryana who rises to fame with hard work and determination. The film follows his journey from local wrestler to international champion and struggles with personal and professional setbacks.

Source: Wikipedia


Maidaan
Maidaan is a biographical sports drama based on the life of Syed Abdul Rahim, the legendary coach and manager of the Indian national football team. The film depicts his contributions to Indian football during its golden era from 1952 to 1962. It has a gripping plot and spectacular performances by everyone involved.