When the news of Saina Nehwal biopic hit the web, everyone had already made an image of Deepika as Saina,
Even Saina also said: Her (Deepika’s) father has been a badminton player and I have seen her playing badminton. She used to play really good. She can do justice to the role and I really wish she can do the role.
But, the makers of the movie confirm Shraddha Kapoor has been finalised to play Saina Nehwal .
In interaction with leading Delhi, Shraddha confirmed the news saying: “Most girls would have played badminton at some point in their lives in school. I feel so lucky to be playing Saina, who is not just among the world’s top badminton players, but also a youth icon. I can’t wait to start prepping for my role.”