Sachin, Chhetri, Jordan, and more: 10 must-watch sports documentaries that are streaming on OTT currently 

Inspiration and motivation can be found anywhere; from our favourite sportsperson's journey to the chants across the stadium or even the game itself. This collection of sports docu-series will have you cheering from home and leave you teary-eyed. 
Inspiration and motivation can be found anywhere; from our favourite sportsperson's journey to the chants across the stadium or even the game itself. This collection of sports docu-series will have you cheering from home and leave you teary-eyed.
Inspiration and motivation can be found anywhere; from our favourite sportsperson's journey to the chants across the stadium or even the game itself. This collection of sports docu-series will have you cheering from home and leave you teary-eyed.
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CRICKET FEVER: MUMBAI INDIANS: This docu-series consisting of just one season follows the 2018 season of the Mumbai Indians cricket team in the Indian Premier League (IPL), both on and off the field. PLATFORM: NETFLIX
CRICKET FEVER: MUMBAI INDIANS: This docu-series consisting of just one season follows the 2018 season of the Mumbai Indians cricket team in the Indian Premier League (IPL), both on and off the field. PLATFORM: NETFLIX
FORMULA F1: DRIVE TO SURVIVE: Another documentary series that gives viewers exclusive and intimate access to the people in one of the world's greatest racing competitions. PLATFORM: NETFLIX
FORMULA F1: DRIVE TO SURVIVE: Another documentary series that gives viewers exclusive and intimate access to the people in one of the world's greatest racing competitions. PLATFORM: NETFLIX
LOSERS: In a 'winning is everything' society, how do people handle failure? This docu-series focuses on athletes who turned the agony of loss into human triumph. PLATFORM: NETFLIX
LOSERS: In a 'winning is everything' society, how do people handle failure? This docu-series focuses on athletes who turned the agony of loss into human triumph. PLATFORM: NETFLIX
THIS IS FOOTBALL: An emotionally-charged, six-part documentary, exploring the sport's extraordinary impact on people across the world. PLATFORM: PRIME VIDEO
THIS IS FOOTBALL: An emotionally-charged, six-part documentary, exploring the sport's extraordinary impact on people across the world. PLATFORM: PRIME VIDEO
UMEED INDIA: Narrated by Virender Sehwag, this sports docu-series follows the lives of Indian Olympians who represented the country at the 2020 Tokyo Olympics. PLATFORM: PRIME VIDEO
UMEED INDIA: Narrated by Virender Sehwag, this sports docu-series follows the lives of Indian Olympians who represented the country at the 2020 Tokyo Olympics. PLATFORM: PRIME VIDEO
ROAR OF THE LION: Directed by Amir Rizvi, this multilingual documentary is based on the return of Chennai Super Kings (CSK) after being banned for two years on allegations of match-fixing. Catch M.S. Dhoni recollecting the darkest days of his career and the triumph of his team's comeback. PLATFORM: DISNEY+ HOTSTAR
ROAR OF THE LION: Directed by Amir Rizvi, this multilingual documentary is based on the return of Chennai Super Kings (CSK) after being banned for two years on allegations of match-fixing. Catch M.S. Dhoni recollecting the darkest days of his career and the triumph of his team's comeback. PLATFORM: DISNEY+ HOTSTAR
CAPTAIN FANTASTIC: A three-episode docu-series that captures the life and career of Indian football captain Sunil Chhetri. PLATFORM: FIFA+
CAPTAIN FANTASTIC: A three-episode docu-series that captures the life and career of Indian football captain Sunil Chhetri. PLATFORM: FIFA+
SACHIN: A BILLION DREAMS: This 2017 documentary film directed by James Erskine recounts the journey of Sachin Tendulkar who became one of the famous names in this sport. PLATFORM: SONY LIV
SACHIN: A BILLION DREAMS: This 2017 documentary film directed by James Erskine recounts the journey of Sachin Tendulkar who became one of the famous names in this sport. PLATFORM: SONY LIV
THE LAST DANCE: This docuseries revolves around the rise of Michael Jordan and the 1990s Chicago Bulls, with unaired footage from an unforgettable 1997-98 season. PLATFORM: NETFLIX
THE LAST DANCE: This docuseries revolves around the rise of Michael Jordan and the 1990s Chicago Bulls, with unaired footage from an unforgettable 1997-98 season. PLATFORM: NETFLIX
HEART OF INVICTUS: The first series announced by Harry and his wife Meghan’s Archewell Productions, Heart of Invictus focuses on the Invictus Games, which is run by the Invictus Games Foundation to inspire, improve and influence the recovery and rehabilitation of wounded, injured and sick Service personnel and veterans. PLATFORM: NETFLIX
HEART OF INVICTUS: The first series announced by Harry and his wife Meghan’s Archewell Productions, Heart of Invictus focuses on the Invictus Games, which is run by the Invictus Games Foundation to inspire, improve and influence the recovery and rehabilitation of wounded, injured and sick Service personnel and veterans. PLATFORM: NETFLIX

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