Mumbai: Hindi movie Race 2 starring Saif Ali
Khan, John Abraham and Anil Kapoor in
leads, has continued to keep the bells ringing not only at the
Indian Box Office, but also at the international collection
centres. Director duo Abbas-Mastan's latest venture is all set to
cross Rs 100 crore mark at the worldwide Box Office in the first
week (seven days) and become the first Blockbuster of the year
Race 2 opened to a fantastic response at the domestic
Box Office and collected Rs 51.35 crores nett at the first weekend.
Although the movie showed drop of 55% in its business on weekdays,
its collection is on par with most of the Blockbusters of 2012. As
of Wednesday, the has collected Rs 19.75 crores on weekdays, taking
its domestic collection to Rs 71.10 crores nett.
The much-hyped sequel to Race has also received very
good response at the overseas Box Office. The movie has topped the
business in foreign countries like USA, UK, UAE, Australia and New
Zealand beating Kamal Hassan's much-talked about film
Vishwaroopam. The movie had collected Rs 17.26 crores at
the international Box Office in the first weekend and approximately
Rs 5 crores on weekdays.
However, Race 2 has collected Rs 93.36 crores nett at
the worldwide Box Office in six days and it has one day left to
conclude the first week. Trade experts feel that on Thursday, it is
likely to collect Rs 5.5 crores at the domestic market and another
Rs 1.5 crore overseas. If it achieve these figures on the last day
of its first week, the movie would surpass Rs 100 crores
It should be seen whether Race 2 would really achieve
these figures or not. Stay locked to this space to know of the
first week collection of Race 2.