Soorma is the story of the triumph of the human spirit, about a player, who made headlines for his miraculous comeback after facing a near death experience through sheer determination, hard work and unrelenting passion for the sport.
This is an inspiring true story of the triumph of the human spirit, about a player who faced a near death experience when he was at his peak but emerged victorious by his sheer determination, hard work and unrelenting passion for the sport. Sandeep Singh, a penalty corner specialist in the Indian Hockey team from Shahbad, Haryana made headlines when he was hit in the spine by an accidental gunshot while travelling on a train to join the national team that was to fly to Germany for the World Cup in 2006. The injury left him paralyzed, with the medical community giving him a slim chance of ever walking again. However, not only did Sandeep recover from it but he also made a comeback and re-established himself as the best drag-flicker, going on to captain the Indian national hockey team in January 2009.
Sandip and Bikram are given punishment by their Hockey coach as kids following which Sandip quits the sport.Years later Bikram is a national level player while Sandip fall in love with Harpreet also an hockey player and joins back the coaching academy. for her Harpreet and Sandip fall in love which does not go well with their coach whose also the uncle of Harpreet and abuses Sandip.Bikram sees that Sandip has a good potential of being a good flicker and tries his best to get him in the Indian Hocket team.Sandip becomes an ace hockey player known as flicker Singh for his qualities .But at the peak of his career he is accidentally shot by a bullet and is left crippled.But his hopes don’t die and makes a comeback to what he is best.