Dangal is the story of Mahavir Singh Phogat. Dronacharya Awardee by Government of India, Phogat was a renowned wrestler and a senior Olympics coach. He has four daughters and two nieces and all the girls are trained in wrestling. Geeta Phogat won India’s first gold medal in women’s wrestling in the 55 kg freestyle category at 2010 Commonwealth Games and she also qualified for the Olympics. Babita Kumari won a bronze at the 2012 World Wrestling Championships and Vinesh Phogat is also a Commonwealth Games gold medalist.
Aamir Khan is narrating the story of Mahavir Singh Phogat who wanted his son to win gold for India but was blessed with four daughters. Determined Phogat when ahead and trained her daughters in wrestling and fulfilled is dream. It is a real story and Aami really worked hard to fit into the role of an aging wrestler. He put on 28 kg to look like an aging father and then lose the excess weight to play the … Read More