35 records that Sultan broke over five day weekend, 3 that it failed to!!

The performance of ‘Sultan’ at the box office is just superb and it has broken not just few but many records. Let’s have a look at the records that it broke.


Here are the records that it broke-

1.Biggest Eid opener

2.Highest Pre-Eid Opening Day Collections

3.Biggest opener of 2016.

4. Anushka Sharma’s highest opener

5.Highest collection in advance bookings

6.Highest opening day collection for a sports based films

7.Highest collection on a Wednesday

8.Highest opening day occupancy of 2016

9.Highest day 2 collection ever

10.Highest day 4 collection ever

11.Highest 4-day collection

12.Highest day 5 collection ever

13.Highest 5-day collection

14.Fastest film to earn Rs 150 crore

15. Fastest film to earn Rs 175 crore

16.Highest opening weekend grosser of 2016

17.Highest opening weekend grosser ever

18.Salman Khan’s highest opening weekend grosser

19.Anushka Sharma’s highest opening weekend grosser

20.Highest opening weekend collection For Yash Raj Films

21.Highest Eid weekend grosser crore

22.Highest opening weekend for a sports based film

23.Highest overseas grosser for 2016 (lifetime)

24.Highest opening weekend worldwide grosser ever

25.Highest opening day collection in Pakistan

26.Highest opening weekend grosser in Pakistan

27. Most consecutive number of days with collection above Rs 30.00 crore NBOC (Five days)

28.Most number of days with collections above Rs 35.00 crore NBOC (Four days)

29.Highest opening day collection IN UAE-GCC

30.Highest opening weekend grosser in UAE-GCC

31.Highest non-holiday opening day collection in USA and Canada

32.Highest non-holiday opening day collection in USA and Canada

33.Highest opening weekend grosser  in UK & Ireland

34.Highest opening weekend grosser in Australia

35.Highest opening weekend grosser in New Zealand


Yes, it broke all the above records,

But there are 3 records of shahrukh khan that it failed to broke

Highest opening day collection

Sultan collected Rs 36.54 crore on day one, which was lesser than the opening day collections of Shah Rukh Khan’s Happy New Year (Rs 44.97 crore). It was also lesser than his last release – Prem Ratan Dhan Payo‘s opening day collection of Rs 40.35 crore.

Highest 3-day collections

Shah Rukh Khan’s Happy New Year still holds the record for the highest 3-day collection. If you remember, the Diwali release had collected Rs 108.86 crore in 3 days. Sultan also came close to beating the this record but ended up just short as it collected Rs 105.34 crore.

Highest overseas opener

Salman Khan’s Sultan opened very well at the overseas market as it collected Rs 20.50 crore on day 1. However, it couldn’t cross the highest overseas opening day collection of Dilwale, which stands at Rs 22.61 crore.


If you have watched sultan, comment your reviews below about it!!