Parineeti Chopra will be starring in badminton champion Saina Nehwal’s biopic titled Saina. The makers revealed its teaser and fisrt poster on Tuesday. Ace badminton playeer Saina Nehwal also shared the poster of the movie. While many were excited for the poster, netizens trolled the actress for major goof-up. People pointed out that the kind of serve shown in the poster is that of tennis and not badminton. The shuttle of badminton is never tossed in that manner.
The makers are being trolled for this ‘basic mistake.’
Parineeti Chopra being trolled for Saina poster
In the first poster shared by the makers of Saina, we see a hand reaching out for a badminton shuttlecock. The wrist features a band in tricolour of Indian flag. As soon as the poster was unveiled on Tuesday, mixed reactions poured in. While there were many who expressed their excitement to watch the film, however others spotted the obvious mistake. A Twitter user sharing the poster of the film wrote, “In baddy no one tosses the shuttle. This looks like a tennis serve. Basic mistake (sic).”
Another user wrote, “Isn’t that a tennis serve? Seems like a SANIA fan made the SAINA poster (sic).”
“Amazing picture of a tennis service (sic),” another Twitter user wrote sharing the poster of the film.
Another user couldn’t help but ask, “Which badminton player serves like this?”
Let’s check out the difference between badminton serve and tennis serve
Poster and teaser of Saina
Directed by Amole Gupte, the film is set to hit the screens on March 26. Sharing the teaser on social media, Parineeti wrote, “SAINA! 26th March in cinemas (sic).”
The movie scheduled to release earlier, however due to the novel coronavirus pandemic, it got delayed.