It is looking like its the season of cricket biopic, after Mithali Raj‘s biopic, the Indian cinema will be ready to see another women’s cricketer’s biopic and she is Jhulan Goswami. And you might be surprised to hear the name of the actress who will play that role. She is none other than Indian captain Virat Kohli‘s wife and Bollywood actress Anushka Sharma.
Anushka Sharma to reach Eden Gardens for shoot
Yes, the cricket fanatics should be ready to see Anushka Sharma in the avatar of the bowler as well as a batswoman. According to reports, on Saturday, Anushka will land in Kolkata and she will go straight to Eden Gardens for the shoot. The actress will arrive by afternoon on Saturday while the Goswami will also be present in the stadium. The shoot will take place in the dressing room and on the ground as well. As per sources, after the shoot gets over, Anushka will head back to Mumbai.
Albeit Virat Kohli is the king of the bat, his wife Anushka Sharma will be seen in the action as the allrounder. It will be interesting to see her playing the character of the fast bowler. Also, Anushka can get help from his husband in playing the character.
About Jhulan Goswami:
Jhulan Goswami has a big contribution in taking the Indian women’s cricket team to great heights. The ex-captain is the highest wicket-taker in women’s One Day International with 225 wickets. Goswami was on top of the ICC Women’s ODI bowling rankings for multiple times. In August 2018, she announced her retirement from WT20Is.
Goswami has played 182 ODIs scoring 1076 runs with taking 225 wickets. In 68 T20Is, she scored 405 runs and picked 56 wickets. She has also played 10 Test matches. Currently, she plays only the ODI format for the Indian Women’s national cricket team.