M.S. Dhoni: Sushant Singh Rajput can play better than some cricketers
Sushant Singh Rajput plays Dhoni in upcoming biopic M S Dhoni: The Untold Story. Dhoni was in New York to promote his biopic .
In a press conference at Fox News Headquarters in New York, the 35-year-old limited overs captain told reporters that he thought the movie would release once he retires but it turned out to be a faster innings. "It was hard for me to narrate my story because I am person who believes in living in the present. The past or future does not matter to me, so it is very hard when I am asked to recount episodes from my childhood or from several years ago," M S Dhoni said.
M S Dhoni added that though he is very close to his parents, he "never speaks to them about cricket, never has and never will. We talk about everything else."
"Government job milni mushkil hai, chorni usse bhi mushkil hai," Dhoni said, adding that his life's philosophy is to keep it simple. "You see a ball, you hit a ball, the moment you get into yorkers and off spin it gets too complicated."
The film talks about Dhoni's former girlfriend and relation with parents, This movie is all ready to release on September 30.
When asked why he didn't play himself in the movie, Dhoni said, "It's better to leave the acting to others. I will stick to cricket" and paid a huge compliment to Sushant Singh Rajput, who plays Dhoni in the movie, saying the actor trained so hard for six months. "He could be better than some cricketers," he said.