To honour the legendary Hockey player and Olympian Major Dhyan Chand and his contribution to the sports, National Sports Day 2021 is observed on August 29. With the Tokyo Paralympics in full swing, netizens have gotten into the spirits of the occasion and it has doubled with the historic Silver medal of para paddler Bhavina Patel in the Tokyo Paralympics 2020 Women’s Singles Class 4 category final. While the country hopes for athletes to bring home more medals, here are some Bollywood movies you can watch to get into the zeal of Sports day.
From Mary Kom to Saina, Bollywood is home to several movies depicting the inspiring journey and passion of sports women of India. Take a look at stories of sports women in Bollywood who have inspired millions of young women to pursue sport and follow their dreams.
1. Mary Kom
Mangte Chungneijang Mary Kom is the only woman to become a six-time titleholder of the World Amateur Boxing Championship. Hailing from a small village of…