"How the IPL changed my life" is the theme for this inaugural season of the RCB Podcast powered by Kotak Mahindra Bank.
Through 10 episodes, RCB's very own Danish Sait talks to the players and people behind the scenes at the Royal Challengers Bangalore about their journey in cricket and their time with RCB, while trying to answer the question - How the IPL changed their life.
This podcast is an original production of the Royal Challengers Bangalore in association with ATS Studio.
Episode 01 - Virat Kohli
Virat Kohli has been with the Royal Challengers Bangalore longer than anyone else, and this includes players and management. Listen to Virat take us through his incredible journey with RCB. From how he got into the team almost by chance and from there, how he became the pillar around which the franchise was built.
Listen to Virat Kohli’s incredible story on The RCB Podcast powered by Kotak Mahindra Bank — How the IPL changed my life.
Episode 02 - Mohammed Siraj
Mohammed Siraj’s story is the definition of an IPL fairytale, and he’s all heart! From his extremely humble beginning on the streets of Hyderabad to being one of 3 players RCB retained this year, Siraj’s journey in the IPL has been just spectacular. Listen some unheard of stories about his early playing career, some heartbreaking moments that will bring you to tears and yet, will leave you grinning from ear to ear admiring his grit and humility.
Listen to Mohammed Siraj’s incredible story on The RCB Podcast powered by Kotak Mahindra Bank — How the IPL changed my life.
Episode 03 - AB de Villiers
At this point, ABD might as well be Indian! He’s one of the few players that can get an entire stadium in India chant his name when he walks out to bat, against India! That’s how much we love him. If there was one batsman that you would blindly trust to pull you out of any situation in the IPL, it would be AB. And he’s done that over and over for RCB. In this episode, AB talks about his journey over the years, which finally ended in him playing for RCB.
Listen to AB de Villliers’ incredible story on The RCB Podcast powered by Kotak Mahindra Bank — How the IPL changed my life.
Episode 04 - Glenn Maxwell
Glenn Maxwell has been around the block. He was a rising star when he entered the IPL, and has played in a few teams, but at RCB, he felt home. As one of 3 players RCB has retained for the 2022 season, he is front and centre in RCB’s plans for the future.
Listen to Glenn Maxwell talk to us about his amazing cricket journey and his time in the IPL on The RCB Podcast powered by Kotak Mahindra Bank — How the IPL changed my life.
Episode 05 - Mike Hesson
Mike Hesson plays a unique role for RCB as the director of cricket operations. And he’s probably has the most unique path carved in modern day cricket. From coaching young teams in Argentina, to being stopped at gun point in Kenya, to reviving New Zealand cricket Mike is one of the sharpest minds in cricket today.
Listen to Mike Hesson take us through his incredible story on The RCB podcast powered by Kotak Mahindra Bank — How the IPL changed my life.
Episode 06 - Yuzvendra Chahal
In 14 seasons of IPL, only three players have played more than 100 matches for RCB. 1st, Virat Kohli, then AB de Villiers and the 3rd name which is a surprise to most is Yuzvendra Chahal. From representing India at the World Youth Chess Championship to becoming RCB’s highest wicket taker, his journey has been unbelievable.
Listen to Yuzi Chahal’s incredible story on The RCB Podcast powered by Kotak Mahindra Bank — How the IPL changed my life.