Wrestling!The prototype of the female protagonist of Dad will debut in Beijing

“Wrestling!”TheprototypeofthefemaleprotagonistofDadwilldebutinBeijing
Sauna,NightnetWuJiangphotoTwoyearsago,themovie”Wrestling!”StarringAmirKhan!Dadwonnearly1.3billionboxofficeinChina.ThisfilmisbasedonthetruestoryoftheIndianwrestlerMahaviraSinghPergafamily.Singhcultivatedfourdaughtersandtwoniecesintoafallchampion,breakingthroughthe”femaleinIndia”=Thetraditionaldefinitionof”weak”encouragescountlesswomentochasetheirdreams.Thisweek,”Wrestle!”TheprototypeofthefemaleprotagonistofDad,Singh’sthirddaughter,RituFoga,cametoBeijingtoparticipateintheONEChampionship,whichwasalsoherfirstshowfromfallingtofightinggeneralcombat.  Therewasstillsomeconfusionwhentransforming”face-to-face”.FromtheeveningofNovember13th,afightingclubnearWangjing,wheretheopentrainingforplayersoftheONEChampionshipBeijingStationwasarrangedhere.  Arestareawastemporarilybuiltinthecorneroftheboxingring,wheresevenupcomingboxersweredoingpreparations.Standingwithhigh-levelboxersRomanKellyak,TariqBabezandothers,RituPhogat,24,istoopetite.TheIndiangirlisquietlypreparingfortheevent.Shewillbethefirstplayertoappearonstage.RetuFogaonlyswitchedfromwrestlingtointegratedfightinginMarchthisyear.TheONEChampionshipBeijingwillbeherfirstmatchinintegratedfighting.  Ifyouhaveseenorheardof”Wrestling!”Intheinspirationalfilm”Daddy”,youshouldknowthatthetwoheroinesinthefilm,GitaandBabbitt,havebecomechampionsoffallunderthetrainingoftheirfather.RituFogaandhersisteraretheprototypesofGitaandBabbitainthefilm.  Inthe5-minutetrainingclassthatday,Rituonlydidsomesimplehandtargettraining,butitwasenoughtoarousetheinterestofthemediaandboxingfans.AftersigningachampionshipgameinMarchthisyear,itwasthefirstpublictrainingofRitu.Thestriking”fallingears”recordedheridentityasafallinghand.  Tomorrownight,Rituwillusherinhermixedmartialartsdebut,againstSouthKoreanplayerKimNamHee.Intheface-to-facemomentaftertheopenclass,RituFoandthestagebowedwithasmile,andJinNanxireturnedhisgiftwithhishandsfolded,completelywithoutthehotscenescommoninthisstep.Themodestattitudeofthetwoalsomadetheon-siteMCabitanxious,”Thisisagoodsister!”Fromacrashtoafull-fledgedcombat,anotherskillthatRituwantstolearnistogetusedtoavarietyofdifferentoccasions.”Face-to-face”canmakeRitualittleoverwhelmed.Shedoesn’tevenknowhowtoposewiththemedia’slens.AtthepromptofJinNanxi,thetwoopenedtheirposturesandsmiledbeforeamatch.  ”ThisismyfirstshowintheONEChampionship.Iwasveryexcitedandevenalittlenervous.”Rituonthefieldwillburstoutwithendlesspassion,butoffthefieldisaquietgirlwholikescooking.RuiturevealedthathelikestocookIndianfood.Everyday,trainingandcateringisdonebyhimself.Onweekends,helikestoinvitefriendstocomehometocookandchattogether.Clearthinking.”Growingdadisanenlightenmentcoachandlifetutor.RuituwasborninanIndianwrestlingfamily.Bothhisgrandfatherandhisfatherarewrestlers.””Attheageof8,Ritubegantopracticewrestlingwithhisfatherandsisters.Ritu’sfatherMahaviraSinghisanIndianwrestlingchampion.Healsotrainedfourdaughterstobecomechampion-levelwrestlers.  In2016,attheCommonwealthGamesinSingapore’santiques,Ritureceiveda46kgfreestylefallgoldmedal.Afterthat,RitualsowonthesilvermedalintheWorldYouthChampionshipandthebronzemedalintheAsianChampionship.  Rita’seldestsisterGitaisthefirstfemalechampiontobreakinIndianhistory.Shewonthewomen’s55kggoldmedalatthe2010CommonwealthGames.Atthe2012LondonOlympics,GitabecamethefirstIndianfemalewrestlertoparticipateintheOlympics.  Inadditiontotrainingfourdaughterstobecomeworldchampions,MahaviraSinghalsosenttwoniecestotheIndianWrestlingNationalTeam.Inthe2018AsianGameswomen’swrestlingfreestyle50kgclassinJakarta,VenashdefeatedJapaneseplayerYuiTali8-2towinthechampionship.ThisisthefirstAsianGamesgoldmedalintheIndianfallevent.VenashisthecousinofRitu.  ”Dadwillalwaysbemywrestlingenlightenmentcoachandmentorinmylife.”RitusaidthatherparentshadplannedtocometoBeijingtowatchhermixedmartialartsdebut,butshecouldn’tgetoutofitbecauseshewantedtocontrolhersister’swedding.”  Attheendof2016,thestoryoftheRitufamilywasadaptedintothemovie”Wrestling!”Dad,BollywoodsuperstarAmirKhanplaysMahaviraSingh.Forthisfilm,AmirKhansuddenlyincreasedby28kg.  Duringthefilmingprocess,AmirKhanbecameagoodfriendwiththeRitufamily.”Wehavealotofinteractionsinprivate.AmirKhanisoneofthebeststarsinBollywood,buthehasnoshelfinlife.Heisaverykind.people.”Ritusaid.  Asasportsmovieonwomen,”Wrestle!””Dad”causedaphenomenon-leveldiscussionafteritwasreleased,anditalsobrokethetraditionalconceptof”female=weak”inIndiaandinspiredmanypeople.  ”Itisanhonourthatourfamilycanbereplacedasarepresentativeofthecrashproject.Beforethis,ourstorywasonlyfamousinthewrestlingcircle.Butafterthemoviewasreleased,especiallybecauseAmirKhanappeared,notonlyinIndia,butalsoinmanycountries,becauseofthismovie,Indianwrestlingitselfwasknown.”RitusaiditwasanhonourtotellyouaboutthedevelopmentofwrestlinginIndiathroughsuchamovie,andI’mveryhappythatmorewomenarebeinginspired.”  Lookingforwardtousingthefieldperformancetotearoffthe”movie”labelmovie”Wrestling!”Dadinspiredmanywomentochasetheirdreamsandchallengethemselves.TheRitufamilyalsobecamerolemodelsforcountlessIndianwomen.Now,Ritudecidedtochallengehimselfagain.  InMarchthisyear,RitusignedacontractwiththeONEChampionshiptoswitchfromfallingtocomprehensivefighting.”Iamthefirstofthefoursisterstoswitchfromfallingtocomprehensivefighting.Aftertalkingwithmyfamily,Igotthesupportofmyfatherandsisters.”Riturevealedthathebegantopayattentiontocomprehensivefightingin2012.””Ilikeeverythingthatthissportneeds.”Ritusaidthathehasthebasisofwrestling,andgroundtechnologywillbeabigadvantage,anditisnotdifficultforhertobecomeanintegratedfightingplayer.  Afterthedecisiontotransition,RuituhasbeentraininginaboxinggyminSingapore,replacingboxingandjujitsu.Ritu,whohasbeentrainingincompetitivesportssincechildhood,adaptsquickly.”Indiahasfallenintofamenow,butwedonotunderstandcomprehensivecombat.IhopetogetthefirstworldchampionshiponbehalfofIndia.”Inthesamewaythateveryoneknewaboutfalls,Ritualsohopedthatthroughhisownefforts,Indiawouldlearnaboutmixedfighting.”WhenIwasgoingtotrymixedfighting,Ididn’tknowhowmanypeoplewerepracticinginIndiaandwhereIcouldtrain.”RitusaidshealwayswonderedwhynoIndiansparticipatedinthecombinedfighting?Whydoesn’tIndiahaveaworldchampionshipinmixedfighting?”Thisismygoalforgeneralcombat.Ialwaysfocusonsomeotheraspectsandsomeuniquehobbies.”Fallingdownisevenaclose-knitproject,butcomprehensivecombatshouldbe”gentle”enough.Atthebeginningoftheactualcombat,Rituadmittedtobeingalittlescared,butneverregrettedit,”IhaveneverregrettedmychoicesinceIstartedwrestlingwithmyfatherattheageofsevenoreight.”Inthepast8months,RituhasbeentrainingprecisetechniquesandhasnotspecificallypreparedforJinNanxi.Ritusaidthatsheisonlyfocusingontheimprovementofheroverallstrength,sothatnomatterwhatopponentssheencounters,shecanhandleitwell.  Tomorrownight,RituwillbewelcomingherfirstmixedcombatshowatWukesongStadium.Shesaidsheisready,””Wrestle!””Dad”isalabelthatothersputonme.Mostpeopleknowmebecauseofthismovie.ButIamnowamixedmartialartsplayer,andIwillusetheperformanceonthefieldtotearoffthelabelsthatothershaveattachedtome.”Writing/Sauna,NightNetSunHaiguang