IPL 2024: RCB’s Swapnil Singh’s journey is an inspiration for many!

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Published May 20, 2024 at 8:18pm

    Swapnil Singh's story is nothing short of being filmy!

    He waited for 16 years to make his debut!

    He is an important member of RCB now

Amidst the resounding success of Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) in the ongoing IPL season, one name that can’t be missed is that of Swapnil Singh. 

Also Read: IPL 2024: Chris Gayle meets Dhoni after edge-of-the-seat thriller!

Swapnil’s journey in the IPL circuit traces back to 2008 when he was first drafted by Mumbai Indians, yet it wasn’t until 16 years later, in the previous season under Lucknow Super Giants’ mentor Andy Flower, that he finally made his debut. Seizing an opportunity with RCB during a pre-season trial camp, Swapnil pleaded for “one last chance,” recognizing the fleeting nature of his cricketing career.

Reflecting on his emotional trajectory, the 33-year-old reminisced about his cricketing journey, from his Baroda debut at 14 to sharing rooms with Virat Kohli during their early careers. Despite enduring setbacks, including being benched for Mumbai Indians and later failing to secure a breakthrough with the Punjab franchise, Swapnil persevered, earning a spot as a net bowler for Lucknow Super Giants.

Though initially overlooked in the 2024 auction, Swapnil’s fortunes turned when RCB acquired him for his base price of INR 20 lakh in the accelerated round, a move that would prove instrumental in his team’s campaign. As RCB’s remarkable season unfolds, Swapnil Singh stands as a testament to resilience and perseverance in the face of adversity, embodying the spirit of the unsung hero.

IPL 2024: RCB’s Swapnil Singh’s journey is an inspiration for many!

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    Swapnil Singh's story is nothing short of being filmy!

    He waited for 16 years to make his debut!

    He is an important member of RCB now

Amidst the resounding success of Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) in the ongoing IPL season, one name that can’t be missed is that of Swapnil Singh. 

Also Read: IPL 2024: Chris Gayle meets Dhoni after edge-of-the-seat thriller!

Swapnil’s journey in the IPL circuit traces back to 2008 when he was first drafted by Mumbai Indians, yet it wasn’t until 16 years later, in the previous season under Lucknow Super Giants’ mentor Andy Flower, that he finally made his debut. Seizing an opportunity with RCB during a pre-season trial camp, Swapnil pleaded for “one last chance,” recognizing the fleeting nature of his cricketing career.

Reflecting on his emotional trajectory, the 33-year-old reminisced about his cricketing journey, from his Baroda debut at 14 to sharing rooms with Virat Kohli during their early careers. Despite enduring setbacks, including being benched for Mumbai Indians and later failing to secure a breakthrough with the Punjab franchise, Swapnil persevered, earning a spot as a net bowler for Lucknow Super Giants.

Though initially overlooked in the 2024 auction, Swapnil’s fortunes turned when RCB acquired him for his base price of INR 20 lakh in the accelerated round, a move that would prove instrumental in his team’s campaign. As RCB’s remarkable season unfolds, Swapnil Singh stands as a testament to resilience and perseverance in the face of adversity, embodying the spirit of the unsung hero.

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