Odishatv Bureau

Taapsee Pannu starrer 'Shabaash Mithu' narrates the struggles and the successes of legendary cricketer Mithali Raj who retired from international cricket recently.

The makers of 'Shabaash Mithu' unveiled the trailer of the upcoming film, which gives a peek into how a girl changed the game and aced to win it.

The over two minute trailer begins with the childhood story of Mitali. It later moves towards how she started playing, her practices, becoming the captain and the difficulties of being a woman in game like cricket.

Taapsee is heard saying: "Aesa khel ke dikhayengay ke koi humaari pehchaan kabhi koi bhool na paye."

Watch the trailer here:

Mithali Raj, who is known for her record-breaking 23-year-long career in international cricket, made over 10,000 runs in ODI.

Former national cricket team captain Sourav Ganguly took to Twitter, where he shared a link of the trailer of the film with the hashtag #GirlWhoChangedTheGame.

The message of 'Nazariya badlo, khel badalgaya' is encapsulated in the trailer to the hilt with compelling dialogues and glimpses of the talented Taapsee playing Mithali with utmost conviction.

The film, directed by Srijit Mukherji and produced by Viacom18 Studios hits theatres on July 15.

(With IANS inputs)