As IPL 2020 is around the corner. Let’s take a look at popular cricket-based shows on OTT platforms which would be a treat for cricket lovers. The episodes showcase fictional series and documentary series based on cricket which is available on popular OTT platforms. So check them out.
1. ‘Cricket Fever: Mumbai Indians’
The show Criket fever Mumbai Indians had eight episodes that streamed in 2019. And it was Netflix first Indian sports documentary. The series documents the unseen action, both on and off the field, starting with the 2018 IPL auction, when the entire team was re-organised, and closes with the end of their IPL campaign.
2. ‘Breakfast With Champions’
The show breakfast with champions is hosted by Gaurav Kapoor. In which all the famous personalities meet him to have a chat at breakfast. And share their candid moments with the host. They also talk about their interest and personal lives.
3. ‘Inside Edge’
Inside Edge brings audiences closer to the world of cricket than ever before. It is a thriller show set against the backdrop of a league very much similar to IPL. The show that airs at Amazon Prime Video. That showcases the match-fixing and also shows the corruption involved in the games.
4. ‘Selection Day’
It is Netflix’s original series based on the novel Aravind Adiga. It is the story of the Indian boy who loved cricket. But he later came to know that the game isn’t as pure as he thought. The show stars Mohammad Samad, Yash Dholye, Karanvir Malhotra, Rajesh Tailang, Mahesh Manjrekar, Ratna Pathak Shah, and others in the lead roles.
5. ‘Roar of the Lion’
Roar of the Lion is a multilingual web series streamed on Disney+ Hotstar. Produced by Kabir Khan the film features Mahendra Singh Dhoni Ravindra Jadeja, Ambati Rayudu, Shane Watson, Dwayne Bravo, Deepak Chahar, and Suresh Raina. It is based on period when IPL team Chennai Super Kings return to the league after a two-year ban.