1st episode of Satyamev Jayate 3: Aamir talks about sports

The third season of the Aamir Khan’s show ‘Satyamev Jayate’ is back with the same motivational episodes. The first episode of the third season aired on the same channel Star Plus and DD National is quite sporting. Aamir Khan talks about sports and sportsperson and how sports can change one’s life.

It brought into forefront few inspirational stories. To being with, it talked about young and talented Akhilesh Kumar and shared with the audience the inspirational story of a young footballer and nine-year-old golfer Shubham Jaglan.

Commonwealth gold medalist wrestlers sisters Babita Kumari and Geeta Kumari, born in a remote village of Haryana were also among the several guests on the show. He talked how their father made wrestling change their future and brought them in pace with the male population.

Though there was no mention of cricket in the episode, the show was graced by cricketing legends like ace cricketer Kapil Dev and stylish batsman Yuvraj Singh. The show concluded with ace badminton player Saina Nehwal's appearance. Saina also shared her story.

Several sportspersons took to twitter to praise Aamir and the first episode of ‘Satyamev Jayate 3’.

Sachin Tendulkar tweeted, “Aamir's @satyamevjayate episode was a déjà vu for me, sports4all will change country's future #MumkinHai

Kiran Bedi tweeted, Felt very good watching prog of @aamir_khan on #MumkinHai on sports! He has spread out for sports what @PMOIndia did for #SwachhBharat

Harsha Bhogle tweeted, objective of sport though isn't only to produce champions. it is to enrich yourself. one of the few great forces of our time #satyamevjayate

only point i disagree on is sportspersons running sports bodies. they might but not certain they can. need other qualities. #satyamevjayate

The first episode will be aired on Sunday, 05 October 2014.