MS Dhoni biopic: Sushant Singh Rajput injures himself while practicing helicopter shot

Bollywood actor Sushant Singh Rajput, who has been a cricketer himself, has been practicing Mahendra Singh Dhoni’s style of batting as he plays the lead character in the Neeraj Pandey directed biopic ‘MS Dhoni: The Untold Story’. Sushant, who is playing Dhoni’s role in the movie, got injured while practicing the Indian cricketer’s signature helicopter shot.

Helicopter shot is a difficult stroke to execute; it involves a lot of bottom hand and wrist power. According to a report in Mid-Day, he has suffered an injury in his ribs due to which he won’t be to shoot for the next couple of weeks.

According to reports, Dhoni too has helped Sushant in the nets in an attempt to help him replicate his style of play and imitate his body language. As of now, the release of the movie has been forwarded to next year.