Giving us a record breaking cinematic experience, Dangal has justified the struggles of Phogat sisters in a male-dominated sport like wrestling. Bringing laurels to our country, Geeta Phogat and Babita Phogat has become a name to remember after Dangal’s release.
In a recent photoshoot by Harper’s Bazaar Bride, the sisters were seen dressed as kickass ballsy brides right in a scene of an akhada.
Photographer Deepak Ansuia Prasad Bhardwaj has done a mind-blowing shoot at the Guru Shyam Lal Akhada in New Delhi with the real-life Dangal sisters to show how the ballsy avatar of the women of today.
Dressed in bridal sporting aviators, these girl bosses are breaking all stereotypes of gender bylanes in this photoshoot.
There hasn’t to be a demure bride or a tom-boyish wrestler. Looking stunning, they are beautifully defying the prejudices placed on women going to play sports – and can we acknowledge how successful they are coming out to be?
Married to Pawan Kumar, a fellow wrestler, Geeta Phogat redefines the balance that women can be.
Can’t wait for the next issue!