After playing Azhar, Emraan Hashmi expresses his desire to essay this dashing cricketer

After playing Azhar, Emraan Hashmi expresses his desire to essay this dashing cricketer

During an online chat with users of Twitter, Emraan was asked which other cricketer's biopic he would like to feature in.

Emraan Hashmi's 'Azhar' rakes in Rs 20.80 cr!

Emraan Hashmi's 'Azhar' rakes in Rs 20.80 cr!

Check out Emraan Hashmi starrer 'Azhar's box office collection! 

REVEALED: Why Mohammad Azharuddin played with his collar up and batted with white helmet

REVEALED: Why Mohammad Azharuddin played with his collar up and batted with white helmet

His locket, walking style, white helmet and collar are things fans still haven't forgotten.

Shocking: Did Sachin Tendulkar quit captaincy due to Mohammad Azharuddin?

Shocking: Did Sachin Tendulkar quit captaincy due to Mohammad Azharuddin?

In the past too, there were speculations that Tendulkar quit the captaincy due to Azhar.

Azhar movie review: A quick recap of Mohammad Azharuddin's controversial innings!

Azhar movie review: A quick recap of Mohammad Azharuddin's controversial innings!

When a movie is in the process of production, rumours play a vital role in generating enough buzz ahead of its release. Similarly, 'Azhar' starring Emraan Hashmi was promoted as a biopic on former Indian skipper Mohammad Azharuddin.

WATCH: Did Mohammad Azharuddin play 'helicopter' shot before Mahendra Singh Dhoni?

WATCH: Did Mohammad Azharuddin play 'helicopter' shot before Mahendra Singh Dhoni?

Here is the video of Azhar's famous ton against the Poms.

Dirk Nannes taunts 'confessed match fixer' Mohammad Azharuddin - Here's what he said!

Dirk Nannes taunts 'confessed match fixer' Mohammad Azharuddin - Here's what he said!

The left-arm pacer, who is in India for TV with the IPL, took to social micro-blogging site Twitter to express shock.

MS Dhoni should be given chance to decide when to retire, says Mohammad Azharuddin

MS Dhoni should be given chance to decide when to retire, says Mohammad Azharuddin

Dhoni is currently leading Rising Pune Supergiants in Indian Premier League (IPL) 2016, where the new franchise have been ruled out of the race for play-offs after losing eight out of 11 matches.

Watch: How Emraan Hashmi got cricket training from Azhar!

Watch: How Emraan Hashmi got cricket training from Azhar!

Bollywood's much awaited biopic, 'Azhar' starring Emraan Hashmi as Indian cricketer Mohammad Azharuddin has everyone talking about it. The film also stars Prachi Desai and Nargis Fakhri.

Akshay Kumar bats for Emraan Hashmi's 'Azhar'!

Akshay Kumar bats for Emraan Hashmi's 'Azhar'!

Bollywood khiladi Akshay Kumar who is gearing up with his next release 'Housefull 3' is wishing the best for 'Azhar' team.

Controversy surrounding 'Azhar' was expected: Emraan Hashmi

Controversy surrounding 'Azhar' was expected: Emraan Hashmi

Even before its release, former cricketer Mohammad Azharuddin's biopic has raised eyebrows of the people shown in the sports drama and its lead star Emraan Hashmi says he is not surprised given the subject of the film.

Manoj Prabhakar to take legal action against makers of 'Azhar'?

Manoj Prabhakar to take legal action against makers of 'Azhar'?

Prabhakar spoke to the makers and asked them to arrange a screening for him but the makers seem to have turned a deaf ear to his requests. 

Ace shuttler Jwala Gutta loses her cool on being asked about alleged affair with Mohammad Azharuddin

Ace shuttler Jwala Gutta loses her cool on being asked about alleged affair with Mohammad Azharuddin

Notably, Azharuddin's biopic 'Azhar' is all set to hit the theatres very soon.

Yuvraj Singh drops big hint about film on his life – Here's what the star batsman said...

Yuvraj Singh drops big hint about film on his life – Here's what the star batsman said...

Speaking to ANI, Yuvi confirmed that he would love to tell his story on celluloid.

Sangeeta Bijlani not miffed with 'Azhar', says Emraan Hashmi

Sangeeta Bijlani not miffed with 'Azhar', says Emraan Hashmi

B-Town's talented star Emraan Hashmi will be next seen in a biopic based on the life of cricket legend Mohammad Azharuddin. The film titled 'Azhar' also has Prachi Desai and Nargis Fakhri in the lead roles.

Anybody can play Sangeeta Bijlani's role but not Naureen's: Prachi Desai

Anybody can play Sangeeta Bijlani's role but not Naureen's: Prachi Desai

Prachi Desai feels anybody could have done Sangeeta Bijlani’s role but Naureen was not everyone’s cup of tea.

Took liberty to up entertainment quotient in 'Azhar': Emraan Hashmi

Took liberty to up entertainment quotient in 'Azhar': Emraan Hashmi

Emraan, who claims he was a huge fan of Azharuddin, was upset when the former captain of the Indian cricket team was accused of match-fixing in 2000.