The trailer of “M.S. Dhoni – The Untold Story” has garnered over 10 million views in less than 36 hours on the digital platform.

The over three-minute long trailer of the film, which features actor Sushant Singh Rajput in the lead, has almost hit the nine million viewership mark on YouTube and almost the two million mark on Facebook, read a statement from the film’s makers.

The film, which is a biopic on India’s cricket icon M.S. Dhoni, has been co-produced by Fox Star studios.

“I’m humbled with the love that people have showered for the film. M.S. Dhoni is an inspiration and an icon for millions and I’m extremely happy that they have liked our effort of tracing the remarkable journey of their favourite cricket captain,” said the film’s director Neeraj Pandey.

“M.S. Dhoni – The Untold Story”, set to release on September 30, tells the story of Dhoni’s struggle and his meteoric rise in the game of cricket.