Indian Cinema's Iconic Female Athletes


Janhvi Kapoor stars as Mahima, who transitions from being a doctor to playing professional cricket for India with the support of her coaching husband

Mahima - Mr & Mrs. Mahi

The powerful performances of the Dangal girls embody courage, resilience, and the indomitable spirit of pursuing dreams against all odds.


This iconic film features dedicated actors portraying legendary hockey players, making it a timeless blockbuster.

Chak De! India

Taapsee Pannu stars as Mithali Raj, the Indian women's cricket team captain, highlighting her journey from a young dreamer to one of the most successful female cricketers.

Mithali Raj in Shabaash Mithu

Radhika Madan portrays Aditi, a young woman balancing familial expectations and personal aspirations as she becomes a key player in her cricket team

Aditi in Kacchey Limbu

Ritika Singh plays Madhi, a talented boxer from a Tamil Nadu fishing village, who defies societal norms and rises through the ranks with the help of her dedicated coach.

Madhi in Saala Khadoos

Priyanka Chopra portrays Mary Kom, an Indian boxer who triumphs over personal and professional hurdles to become a five-time World Amateur Boxing Champion, showcasing immense resilience and dedication.

Mary Kom in Mary Kom