As sporting documentaries continue to dominate popular culture viewing and with Netflix the driving force behind the movement. Now, the streaming service has released it’s first Indian sports documentary that caters for the cricket audience.
Cricket Fever: Mumbai Indians is the new sport docu-series that gives unprecedented access to the backroom of one of the IPL’s most successful franchises, giving an invaluable insight into how they operate and a new angle on their biggest stars, featuring the likes of Rohit Sharma, Kieran Pollard, Sachin Tendulkar and Mahela Jayawardene.
The eight-episode series highlights just how tough it can be defending a championship by coping with the weight of expectations from some of the most passionate fans in the world where the game isn’t seen as a sport, but a religion. Cricketers are rockstars and winning is everything.
More of this please, Netflix.