Details of 'Soorma', directed by Shaad Ali which brings to light the story of legendary Indian hockey player Sandeep Singh have been announced.

Amongst his many achievements, he holds an unbeaten record of the fastest drag flick in the world (Speed 145 Km/hr).

The role of this illustrious hockey player, Sandeep Singh is portrayed by Diljit Dosanjh and he has undergone arduous training in the sport with Sandeep.

Tapsee Pannu has been paired opposite Diljit and she too has gone through vigorous training to learn the skills and nuances of the sport.

Angad Bedi will portray the role of Sandeep’s elder brother, Bikramjeet Singh.

Soorma will be Diljit Dosanjh’s first Hindi film as a lead actor.

Soorma will be released worldwide by Sony Pictures Networks Productions (SPN Productions) on 13 July 2018.