Natural Star Nani is facing a tough times with back to back moderate success in recent times. This Natural Star blamed for delivering regular commercial entertainers!!! So the actor has decided to come up with a sports drama titled as ‘Jersey’. The film is based on cricket and it might the first Tollywood movie based on Cricket. Many are excited about the film since the time of announcement and with recent release first look poster the crazy reached peaks.
Now, many buzzes are spreading wide in the industry about the ‘Jersey’ story. The interesting buzz is ‘Jersey’ is a biopic of Indian cricketer Raman Lamba who created history in young age and his life ended at the age of 38. On the New Year’s Eve, the makers released the first look poster of Nani from Jersey. At the time of first look launch, Nani indirectly hinted about the film story with his tweet.
Nani tweeted as ‘At 36 there is nothing left for him to prove in cricket. The dreams and heartburns have been left behind.. 1996-97 Ranji trophy season was just a display of his love for batting.’
This tweeted indirectly hinted that ‘Jersey’ tells the story of Cricketer whose life ended in a sad note. Former India cricketer Raman Lamba was the 1996-97 seasons where he had scored heavily and made it to the national team. Lamba played in four Tests and 32 One-Day Internationals for India. He had also represented Ireland in the unofficial ODI matches.
But his career came to an unfortunate end when he died after slipping into a coma due to internal hemorrhage, three days after being hit on the temporal bone by a cricket ball while fielding in Bangladesh’s league cricket. A decorated batsman in the domestic circuit. Lamba scored 6362 runs at an average of 53.91 in 87 matches, scoring 22 centuries including 5 double centuries. He also made a promising start to his ODI career, scoring 64 in his first match and 102 in his sixth match.
The makers of the movie are yet to confirm the name of the cricketer who has been characterized by Nani. The film is directed by Gautam Tinnanuri. Let us wait a few more days to is Jersey a biopic or not!!!