Now a biopic on Indian women's cricket team captain Mithali Raj

Films based on the real stories of successful sportspersons are becoming a trend in Bollywood lately.

After Mahendra Singh Dhoni and Sachin Tendulkar, now a movie will be made on the real life story of a female cricketer.

It is reported that a Hindi film based on the life of Indian women's cricket team captain Mithali Raj will be made and backed by Viacom18 Motion Pictures.

Mithali Raj is the first woman captain to lead India to an ICC ODI World Cup final twice in 2005 and 2017. She is considered as the one of the greatest cricketers of all times.

Mithali hopes that her film inspires more people, especially young girls to take up sports as a career.

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