Director: Sudha Kongara
Writer: Sudha Kongara (script), Sudha Kongara
Stars: Madhavan, Nasser, Radha Ravi, Ritika Singh
Runtime: 1h 49min
Genre: Drama, Sport, Thriller
Released: 29 Jan 2016
Synopsis: An under-fire boxing coach, Prabhu is transferred from Hisar in Haryana to Chennai as his bosses at the Boxing Council do not like his disrespectful rule-breaking unconventional ways. In Chennai, he chances upon the raw fighting talent of Madhi, the sibling of aspiring boxer Lakshmi. He decides to put all his effort to tame Madhie and get her to shine but he is repeatedly put off by her playfulness & distrust.
Adi Tomar had a dream to win the boxing gold for India. Instead he languished in a nightmare for a decade as his gloves were spiked during an all-important match, blinding him in the arena and handing the match to his undeserving opponenta mediocre boxer but a political powerhouse. The culprit was his own coach, Dev Khatri. Shattered by his loss, and disillusioned by the state of Indian boxing, Adi turned to a life of cynical self-destructionbooze, brothels and bar-fights. Loyal friends somehow bring him back to boxing as the coach of the lowly rated Indian womens boxing team. His outspoken honesty sends jitters through his old adversaries, and he is soon transferred to Chennaithe Siberia of Indian boxing. But Adi continues to dream, this time for a free-spirited, fiery young woman from the fishing community, Madhi. Adi spots in her a champion that could bring India the gold that he was robbed of. But first Adi must earn her trust, then tame her impetuosity and finally make her dream all this in just nine months before the world championship. And so begins an uneasy partnership between a man who loves his sport and a girl who loves her freedom. Rigor and rebellion, structure and free spirit collide. It is the beginning of a beautiful friendship and a journey towards an impossible dream.
Prabhu (Madhavan) is an audacious boxing coach, who does not have a good name at Indian Boxing Federation. Least impressed by the existing boxers in Chennai, an intrepid fisher-woman Madhie (Ritika Singh), who accompanies her boxer sister Lux (Mumtaz Sorcar) for training grabs the attention of Prabhu. Prabhu feels that she is a naturally gifted boxer and even pays 500 bucks a day so that she undergoes training. At one point of time, Madhie falls in love with Prabhu and loses a qualifier, which in turn irks the latter and he sends her back to home. Can Madhi triumph against all the odds against her?