Sagarika Ghatge marked the glorious beginning of her career as an actress in the Indian film industry by her film, Chak de India (released in 2007), in which she portrayed as Preeti Sabarwal, a hockey player. She proved herself to be a promising actress by her role and even won Screen Award for best supporting actress for her debut film, along with other ChakDe! Girls. Not only was she awarded for portraying such a strong character in the film, she was also made the brand ambassador of Reebok India. She went on to do various films after Chak De India.
Apart from being an actress, she is a well-established model and thereby being on the cover page of various magazines. She has been famous for her sporty fashion statement while simultaneously commanding a mass appeal. Sagarika is famous for her vehement sports legacy, having been a state level champion in athletics and a hockey player during her school days at Mayo College Girls School, Ajmer. Moreover, she even participated in the famous reality show Fear Factor: KhatronKeKhiladi (season 6) as a contestant and progressed to the finals. She is indeed an iconic sports celebrity.
Furthermore, she belongs to a very royal family as her forefather was the ShahuMaharaj of Kolhapur.