The much awaited Salman Khan and Anushka Sharma starrer trailer, Sultan is finally here! We have to admit it was worth the wait! The sports drama Sultan directed by Ali Abbas Zafar featuring Salman in a never seen before avatar as Sultan has skyrocketed expectations from the movie. The initial snippets of Sultan’s journey does not leak out any clues regarding the bouts, where he goes on to achieve global fame. It is also about a classic boy-meets- girl scenario.
But one thing different from the rest of the romantic Bollywood setups is the fact that both Aarfa and Sultan are wrestlers. The movie is about how Sultan goes on about with his personal and professionals setbacks and how he manages to achieve the fame at various Global platforms. Sultan is an underdog’s story about a man who makes a comeback to what he does best, defeating all odds and emerging triumphant. Sultan’s journey from a wrestler to a 40-year-old having a paunch and gambling with wrestling looks inspiring. (ALSO READ: When Sultan’s Aarfa aka Anushka Sharma made real cow-dung cakes in Haryana!).
How the wrestler manages to rise from a stature of a small town Haryanvi wrestler to huge events such as the Commonwealth Games in Delhi, the FILA Wrestling World Championships and the London Olympics forms the central theme of the Magnum Opus. The movie is high on action, a fresh romantic tale with a fresh pairing and the inspiring tale is definitely going to win people’s hearts! (ALSO READ: Sultan: 5 things to expect from Salman Khan and Anushka Sharma starrer).
We also get to see Anushka as Aarfa in the movie, who also plays a wrestler. It is nothing but amazing to see how she portays the character of a small town girl, doing some mundane rural activities in one frame and kicking ass in another! The hashtag #SULTANTrailerOnSony and #SULTAN TRAILERDAY has been topping the trends on social media as the tension was building up among the Salmaniacs! Sultan produced by Aditya Chopra under Yash Raj Films banner will release on July 6, 2016.