Director: Ali Abbas Zafar
Cast: Salman Khan as Sultan Ali, Anushka Sharma as Aarfa Ali Khan née Hussain, Randeep Hooda as Fateh Singh, Amit Sadh as Aakash, Kumud Mishra as Barkat Hussain, Meiyang Chang as himself and Shibani Dandekar as herself.
Sultan is a sports drama movie of a wrestler from Haryana whose successful career creates problems in his personal life. Sultan is a wrestler who falls in love with a state-level wrestler Aarfa. Anushka looks attractive as Aarfa. When Sultan approaches Aarfa for marriage she rejects him by saying she will marry an accomplished wrestler like herself.
In order to win Aarfa's heart, Sultan goes for intense training to win state-level wrestling tournament. They get married and represent India in various international tournaments. The duo is announced as the finalists for the Olympic Games, but Aarfa backs off from her childhood dream of winning a gold medal as she is pregnant. But Sultan fulfills her dream by winning the Olympic Gold medal for India.
Sultan becomes arrogant and goes to Turkey to win a gold medal even after knowing that Aarfa's due date is near. Once he returns, he gets to know that, his newly born son died due to severe anemia as it needed a rare blood group type O- that is as same as that of Sultan's. His absence made him lose his child and Aarfa also leaves him.
In a depressed state, Sultan gives up sports and starts raising funds for a blood bank on his son's name. Sultan leads a lonely life in Haryana. Aakash, who is a founder of a private mixed martial arts league, is told by his father to recruit Sultan to increase their leagues' popularity.
When Aakash meets Sultan, he refuses. Aakash then tells Sultan that the tournament's prize money will help him raise funds for the blood bank. Sultan gets trained under Fateh and wins the final match. He gets the support of Aarfa and opens the blood bank. The couple give birth to a girl child, whom Sultan provides the training for wrestling.
Sultan became the fourth-highest-grossing Indian film of all time. It also became the sixth-highest-grossing Indian film in overseas markets. Sultan made eight records in the first five days of its release. It is also one of the top 25 highest grossing Indian movies of all time. Sultan is also one of the top13 highest grossing Bollywood movies of all time. Sultan bagged 14 awards.