What happens when an MMA fighter takes on an Akhada pehlwan?
Andrew Canday's goal is to become the next top Indian lightweight MMA fighter. But right now, he's a long way from the steel cages and MMA fighting rings. In a local akhada in a small village in Punjab, Andrew will try to take on a Gold Medal winning pehlwan named Himanshu.
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