Episodes
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.
Published 02/04/22
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...
Published 02/04/22
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...
Published 02/04/22
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.
Published 02/04/22
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.
Published 02/04/22
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.
Published 02/04/22
It seems like Harshal Patel came out of nowhere and became one of the most impactful players in the league in recent times, for instance, in the 14 seasons of the IPL, only one bowler has ever taken five wickets in a match against Mumbai Indians. Harshal is also one of 2 bowlers who are the highest wicket takers in a single season. But there is a long and dedicated journey behind this success and that’s what we talk to Harshal about on this episode. Listen to Harshal Patel’s relatively...
Published 02/04/22
Imagine being a teenager watching your heroes battle it out in a brand new cricket tournament that features the best players from around the world, and then less than 5 years later, becoming one of the most celebrated players playing alongside those very stars you admired! That has been Devdutt Padikkal’s incredible journey in the IPL, and he’s just getting started. Listen to Devdutt Padikkal’s incredible story on The RCB Podcast powered by Kotak Mahindra Bank — How the IPL changed my life.
Published 02/04/22
Imagine if this happened to you. You go to bed one night, and wake up the next day as a multi-millionaire. How would your life change? A few months ago, Kyle Jamieson found himself in exactly this position. He had never played in Asia, and one day found himself purchased at the IPL auction as RCB’s most expensive auction purchase. Listen to Kyle Jamieson talk to us about his journey through cricket and in the IPL on The RCB Podcast powered by Kotak Mahindra Bank — How the IPL changed my life.
Published 02/04/22
Sanjay Bangar has seen everything there is to see in Indian cricket. He started his career at the turn of this century and played for India for over a decade. While he did play for 2 seasons in the IPL, his real IPL story began with his coaching stints both at the IPL and for the Indian team. Some of the best Indian batsmen including Virat Kohli, Rohit Sharma and Ajinkya Rahane have openly credited him for contributing to their growth as players, and he brings all that experience and...
Published 02/04/22
The RCB Podcast powered by Kotak Mahindra Bank is a first of its kind podcast by an IPL team. On this podcast we talk to the players, admin and crew that make an IPL team work. We talk about how they started, their hopes, dreams, ambitions, moments that have crushed their soul and yet, why and how they persevere, all the while trying to answer the question, how the IPL changed their life.  
Published 01/31/22