10 Bollywood Hindi Movies Based on Cricket

This is the list of 10 Bollywood Hindi Movies Based on Cricket.

Three things are most popular in India. People just get crazy about these three things. They are Cricket, Movies and Marriage (Shadi). So some of the movie makers tries to connect these three things together. We are here presenting 10 Bollywood Hindi Movies Based on Cricket.

1. Lagaan : Once Upon a Time in India (2001)

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Lagaan is the top most movie based on the cricket. It is set in the victorian period of India’s colonial history. It revolves around the the peasants from a barren village who are oppressed by high taxes imposed by British rulers. This movies based on an offer of British rulers that if the villagers beats a British team in a game of cricket, their taxes for three years would be cancelled. Villagers accepts his offer and starts the preparation of game.

2. Iqbal (2005)

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This is the story of remote Indian boy who is crazy of cricketer and aims to be a member of national cricket team. It tells the story of his aims to overcome his difficulties and become a cricketer and fulfil his dream. This movie is directed by Nagesh Kukunoor and written by Vipul K Rawal.

3. Dil Bole Hadippa! (2009)

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Dil Bole Hadippa! is the movie based on the story about a young woman who pretends to be a man to join male cricket team. It features Shahid Kapoor and Rani Mukerji with Anupam Kher, Dalip Tahil, Rakhi Sawant and Sherlyn Chopra. Although it is failed on box office but worth to watch once.  It is loosely inspired from 2006 Hollywood film She’s the Man, which is itself adapted from Shakespeare’s play Twelfth Night.

4. Patiala House (2011)

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The movie Patiala House is actually a family drama but based on the story of cricket player. It is directed by Nikhil Advani and features Akshay Kumar, Anushka Sharma and Rishi Kapoor.

5. Hattrick (2007)

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This movie Hattrick is based on the cricket but not on player or game. It is based on the story of cricket audiences. It is directed by Milan Luthria and features Paresh Rawal, Rimi Sen, Kunal Kapoor, Nana Patekar and Danny Denzongpa.

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6. Stumped (2003)

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This movie Stumped is based on the story of cricket audience. It tells the story about the impacts of cricket on people.

7. Victory (2009)

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This movies tells the story of ups and downs of cricket player With Harman Baweja, Amrita Rao and Anupam Kher in the lead.

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8. Say Salaam India (2009)

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Salaam India is the story of cricket. It revolves around a group of 4 boys and their passion for the game.

9. chain kulii ki main kulii (2007)

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It stars Zain Khan and Rahul Bose as the lead protagonists. The story revolves around the boy who is crazy for cricket.

10. Awwal Number (1990)

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This movie is based on the story of cricket player where a new star Sunny (Aamir Khan) has been included in the team in place of another famous star. It is directed by Dev Anand. This movie was flop on box office.

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