16 Bollywood movies based on cricket

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The movie reaches a climax when Dr Awasthi reaches to the final round of a quiz contest, and is forced to ask his daughter-in-law using the Phone-a-Friend lifeline the names of the batsmen dismissed by Kumble during his 10 for Kumble plays a small appearance in the movie himself.

Arjun Emraan Hashmi , a small-time gambler, gets involved in the convoluted world of cricket betting, and reaches dizzying heights at a rapid pace. However, he soon faces the dilemma of choosing between his convoluted, unethical profession and his love, Zoya Sonal Chauhan. Victory probably had a cast containing enough players to organise an IPL.

Containing an ensemble cast including past legends like Allan Border, Tony Greig, Mohinder Amarnath, and Waqar Younis as well as recent stars like Michael Hussey, Graeme Smith, Muttiah Muralitharan, and Sanath Jayasuriya, Victory arguably consisted of the maximum number of Test cricketers for any movie, involving a lot of money. Vijay Shekhawat Harman S Baweja, arguably the worst actor in the history of Bollywood , the protagonist of the movie, gets to play for India, loses his place due to an undisciplined life, develops a brain haemorrhage from the shock, but still manages to come back to the Indian side, eventually pulling off a victory.

Despite the stars, they chose poor Stuart Clark to get severely butchered in the last over of the match. The talented batter Veera Kaur Rani Mukherji , dances in a drama group, and aspires to become a champion cricketer. Ravi Indulkar Ravi Kapoor , the captain of the Indian team, accepts money from a bookmaker to lose the World Cup Final of against Pakistan who cares about facts? Ravi and his entire team are banned for four years, they are shunned by their families and the world, lose their girlfriends, and get eaten by tigers.

Okay, maybe not the last bit. What happens next is history. The movie features Nikhil Chopra and Saba Karim. Gurtej Kahlon Rishi Kapoor is assaulted by a group of skinheads, who manage to get away.

The problem begins when Gattu gets selected for England, which infuriates his father. A Vidhu Vinod Chopra script is always a treat, and this one is no exception. He generally looks upon life as a journey involving two components — cricket and literature — though not as disjoint elements. A passionate follower of the history of the sport with an insatiable appetite for trivia and anecdotes, he has also a steady love affair with the incredible assortment of numbers that cricket has to offer.

He also thinks he can bowl decent leg-breaks in street cricket, and blogs at http: A court of inquiry was set up and Cronje admitted to throwing matches. He was immediately banned from all cricket. They too were banned from all cricket. Two South African cricketers, Herschelle Gibbs and Nicky Boje , were also listed as wanted by the Delhi police for their role in the scandal. On 26 May, Al Jazeera news channel findings depict that possibly pitch tampering would have happened during the home test matches involving Sri Lanka against Australia in and against India in The news channel also stated that through monitoring the pitch conditions the fixers have managed easily to make money.

Match-fixers Robin Morris , a former Indian domestic cricketer along with Dubai based business person Gaurav Rajkumar, Galle groundsman Tharanga Indika and Sri Lankan first-class cricketer Tharindu Mendis have also been investigated by the ICC for attempting another pitch tampering at Galle in Sri Lanka's forthcoming first test match against England as a part of the England's upcoming series against Sri Lanka on November During the third Test of the Ashes series , Australian players Dennis Lillee and Rod Marsh placed a bet on England to win the match after the odds had ballooned out to —1.

Australia were widely expected to win the match with England at after having been made to follow-on. When the then Australian Cricket Board found out about the incident in , it fined the players. Whilst we are a UK company and have users from all over the globe, we are aware that we do get some users from India. India Bet is a UK business and does not operate, facilitate or condone any real money gambling transactions. India Bet is a free-to-play site and we will not ask you for money.

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