Cricket is the most loved sport in the world, India too. Every boy in his childhood dreams of becoming a cricketer. So, when there are a lot of people loving cricket, it is impossible that the Bollywood industry may come up with any movie or cricket web series. So, in today's blog, we will talk about the web series based on Cricket. We have amazing cricketers in India like Sachin Tendulkar, Virat Kohli, Kapil Dev, Mahendra Singh Dhoni, etc. Dhoni is famous as Captain Cool among his fans. While Virat Kohli resides in the hearts of the youngsters. On the other hand, Sachin is regarded as the Master Blaster of cricket.
We have many movies and web series with the concept of Cricket like MS Dhoni: The Untold Story, Shreyas Talpade's Iqbal, and the latest one, 83. We have a new web show on Disney+Hotstar that features Shreyas Talpade as Pravin Tambe.
After acting in Dhoni's biopic, Sushant Singh Rajput gained another level of recognition among cricket fans in India. While Ranveer Singh has done a fabulous job in 83.
Hence, talking about the cricket we come across ODIs, T-20s, Test Matches, and IPL.
Here are some of the web series on Cricket:
So this was the list of web series on cricket. Let's read about them in detail.
Breakfast with Champions:
Breakfast with the Champions welcomes the Cricketers for breakfast to chit chat and get to know the secrets of the cricket field. Gaurav Kumar chats with them in a cool and candid way. The web series streams on YouTube for 6 seasons which came in 2017, 2018, and 2019. The players share their field stories and clever ideas in this area.
Cricket Diaries: Men of the Match:
The show facilitates you to relive the significant cricket matches with Aparshakti Khurana. This cricket series highlights the players who were a part of these matches. Learn about the untold and inside stories of the cricket matches. The cricketers disclose the challenges they face on the field. Let's travel down the memory lane with Aparshakti Khurana.
Cricket Fever Mumbai Indians:
This Netflix Original got released on Netflix in the year 2019. This cricket web series follows the battle of Mumbai Indians. The show follows the highs and lows faced in by team members during their journey. The show features Rohit Sharma, Jasprit Bumrah, and Mahela Jayawardane. Mumbai Indians is one of the most loved teams of the IPL, led by Rohit Sharma aka HITMAN.
He is the inspiration of a huge group of youngsters who aspire to be the cricketers on the Indian Cricket team.
Inside Edge Cricket Series:
The cricket web series stars Vivek Oberoi, Richa Chadha, Angad Bedi, and Tanuj Virwani. This cricket series on Amazon Prime features three seasons that run down the memory lane of T20 Cricket matches. Karan Anshuman has directed the web show that makes cricket lovers relive some amazing moments of the cricket matches.
Mid Wicket Tales with Naseeruddin Shah:
Here comes the legendary actor Naseeruddin Shah with some untold stories of Indian cricket. The show reveals some fascinating records in Indian cricket history. The show relives the records of the individuals who have played cricket for India. This cricket series on Amazon Prime got released in 2015.
The Roar of the Lion: Dhoni
The show is based on the rebound of the IPL Team Chennai Super Kings after the ban of two years. MS Dhoni reveals and discusses the dark period of their ban from the IPL matches. The team faced a boycott of two years on the charges of batting. Hence, Kabir Khan brings a show revealing the truth and the rumors by Suresh Raina, MS Dhoni, and Ravindra Jadeja. You can watch this cricket web series on Hotstar.
MS Dhoni is called Captain Cool by the fans as he always keeps calm even in stressful situations on the field. He is the only Indian Crocket team captain who has the privilege to lift all three trophies. These are ODI World Cup, T20 World Cup, and Test Matches.
The web show featured on Netflix tells the story of two brothers who aspire to be cricketers and come to Mumbai to make their dream come true. Hence, this cricket web series tracks down their characters, aspirations, and struggles. Finally, they realize that the game is not as perfect as it seems. This show, directed by Udayan Prasad and Karan Boolani features Mohammad Shami, Yash Dholye, and Ratna Pathak Shah. This web series on cricket got released on Netflix in 2015. You can watch this web show as Web Series on Cricket Netflix.
The Test: A New Era For Australian Team:
The web series on Cricket tracks down the breaking point of the Australian Cricket Team. The Australian cricket team had to face a crisis when three of its players faced false accusations. The show comprises eight sections that reveal the long process of revival of their team. The team members faced the anger from media and their fans. Hence, to make everything crystal clear, Adrian Brown came up with an idea for this web series on Cricket in the year 2020.
This cricket web series features on Amazon Prime. The fans can see Justin Langer, Nathan Lyon, Usman Khwaja, and Brendan Cowell, who reveal the truth behind the rumors.
Keep reading the blogs for more info about the web shows and movies.
Along with the Indian cricketer, the Indians are fans of other countries' players too like AB de Villiers, Shane Watson, and many more.
Talking about some facts about cricket, India has won the World Cup two times to date, in 1983 and 2011. We will have the World Cup matches in the upcoming year, 2023. Let us see and pray that we will have another win.