Swapnil Singh's rapid rise to stardom came as he played a crucial role in the impressive journey of Royal Challengers Bengaluru to the IPL playoffs. Making his debut for RCB in Hyderabad last month, the spin-bowling all-rounder has been part of all six consecutive wins. His story reflects the culmination of talent meeting opportunity in a supportive environment, as he almost gave up on his cricket career before being acquired by RCB in the auction.

After RCB's entry into the playoffs at Chinnaswamy Stadium, Swapnil shared his emotional experience of the day he was chosen by RCB in the auction. He revealed contemplating retirement before this opportunity came his way.

Swapnil acknowledged RCB head coach Andy Flower for believing in him and provided insights into his journey, from impressing Flower as a net bowler to preparing for his chance in the RCB dressing room. His determination to contribute with both bat and ball was evident as he made an impactful debut for RCB.