INDIAâ€™S GOLDEN GIRLS| 18mins
Director: Divya Iyer | Producer: Rohit Khanna, Abhishek Saxena
Focus Years: 2010 | Country: India
They come from humble families, from towns and villages not easy to find on the map, yet they led Indiaâ€™s gold rush at the Commonwealth Games 2011. These women sportspersons pursued their passion for sport, most of them against great odds such as extreme poverty, living in a male-run community, or developing their talent without any facilities. CNN-IBN visits the homes of some of Indiaâ€™s Golden Girls to trace their journey from anonymity to Commonwealth glory.