Cricket and Bollywood are two of the most religiously followed things in our country and it won’t be wrong to say that Bollywood is in love with cricket and vice versa. As one of the biggest sporting dramas in the country in the form of the Indian Premier League aka IPL is all set to unfold, there’s some good news for the cricketing fans and especially the Mumbai Indians fans. The fans will now get to see the unseen side of the Rohit Sharma lead team on Netflix soon.
In a recent announcement by Netflix, it has stated that the digital platform will be hosting a series on the three times IPL champions. The series will showcase the unseen and unheard action both on and off the field related to the team starting from 2018 IPL auction which saw the whole team structure getting restructured. The eight-part series of the documentary will air from March 1 this year.
And mind you, this isn’t the only sports documentary which is available on Netflix. Here’s a list of some sports-based documentaries which one shouldn’t miss out on.
Last Chance U
The documentary is a must on your watch list as it brings to light the hardship that goes behind into making it to the American Football. The documentary depicts the stories of many underdogs who give their best to make it to the Division 1 College Football.
Les Bleus: Une Autre Histoire de France 1996-2016
Unarguably the best football documentary on Netflix. It shows the remarkable rise and fall of the French national Football side since 1996, encompassing French society and politics in the process.
It is all about four strongest men on the planet competing against each other. It stars four 400 pound giants Eddie Hall, Hafthor Bjornsson, Brian Shaw and Zydrunas Savickas.
Stop At Nothing: The Lance Armstrong Story
The documentary shows the rise and fall of cyclist Lance Armstrong. It also shows the world about the greatest fraud in the sporting world.
I am Ali
As the name suggests, the documentary is about one of the greatest boxers, Muhammad Ali. The documentary had some exclusive interviews with his wives and daughters and shows his journey to stardom.