KL Rahul Full Biography, Records, Height, Weight, Age, Wife, Family, & More


KL Rahul Indian Cricketer Full Biography


Born in 1992, Kannur Lokesh Rahul commonly known as KL Rahul is an Indian International cricketer. He used to play for Karnataka in domestic cricket and captain Kings XI Punjab in the IPL. He is an awesome right-handed batsman who did wicketkeeping too. He made his international debut in 2014 and he became the first Indian to score a century on one-day international debut.

KL rahul biography
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KL Rahul Indian Cricketer- Basic Information 

  • Name: Kannur Lokesh Rahul
  • Nickname: NA
  • Role: Wicket Keeper, Batsman
  • Batting Style: Right Handed Bat
  • Bowling Style: NA

KL Rahul Physical Appearance

  • Height (approx.): 5′ 11”
  • Weight (approx.): 75 Kg
  • Eye Colour: Brown
  • Hair Colour: Black

Personal Life Of KL Rahul

  • Date of Birth: 18 April 1992
  • Age: 27 Years (As On 2020)
  • Birth Place: Mangalore, Karnataka, India
  • Zodiac sign: Aries
  • Nationality: Indian
  • School: NITK English Medium School, Surathkal
  • College: Sri Bhagawan Mahaveer Jain College, Bengaluru
  • Educational Qualifications: Bachelor of Commerce (B.Com)

KL Rahul Family & Religion

KL rahul with his family
KL Rahul with his family
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  • Father: KN Lokesh (Dean)
  • Mother: Rajeshwari (History Professor)
  • Brother: NA
  • Sister: Bhavna
  • Coach/Mentor: Samuel Jayaraj, GK Anil Kumar, Somsekhar Shiraguppi, Devdas Nayak
  • Religion: Hindu
  • Address: Bengaluru, Karnataka, India

Cricket Career Of KL Rahul

KL rahul
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  • Test: Did Not Play
  • ODI: 10 December 2017 against Sri Lanka at Dharamsala
  • T20: 1 November 2017 against New Zealand at Delhi
  • Jersey Number: #1, 11 (India), #1, 11 (Domestic)
  • Domestic/State Teams: Bangalore Brigadiers (Urban), Karnataka, Karnataka State Cricket Association Colts XI, Royal Challengers Bangalore, South Zone, Sunrisers Hyderabad
  • Nature on the field: Calm

KL Rahul Indian Cricketer Batting Career 

M Inn NO Runs HS Avg BF SR 100 200 50 4s 6s
Test 36 60 2 2006 199 34.59 3553 56.46 5 0 11 237 14
ODI 32 31 5 1239 112 47.65 1423 87.07 4 0 7 98 25
T20I 41 38 6 1461 110 45.66 1000 146.1 2 0 11 129 61
IPL 67 58 11 1977 100 42.06 1431 138.16 1 0 16 176 81

KL Rahul Indian Cricketer Bowling Career

M Inn B Runs Wkts BBI BBM Econ Avg SR 5W 10W
Test 36
ODI 32
T20I 41
IPL 67

Source: Cricbuzz

Highlighted Records Of KL Rahul

  • The 2nd ever cricket player from Mangalore to play for the Indian Test team, after Budhi Kunderan.
  • KL Rahul scored 50 and 47 in the two-match T20I series against Australia
  • The 1st ever Karnataka batsman to hit a score a triple century in first-class cricket (337 runs) against Uttar Pradesh in 2014-15 Ranji Trophy season.
  • The 1st Indian to score an ODI hundred on debut, against Zimbabwe in 2016.

KL Rahul Preferences & Hobbies

  • Hobbies: Tattooing, Playing (tennis, football), Listening to music, Playing on PlayStation
  • Favorite Batsman: AB de Villiers, Rahul Dravid, Virat Kohli
  • Favorite Bowlers: Dale Steyn, Mitchell Starc
  • Favorite Food: Sushi, Bhindi Curry
  • Favorite Actor: Ranbir Kapoor, Aishwarya Rai, Shraddha Kapoor
  • Favorite Musician/Singer: Linkin Park, Coldplay, The Script
  • Cars Collection: Mercedes AMG C 43

KL Rahul Relationship Status

KL rahul with Elixir Nahar
Source: The Cricket News
  • Marital Status: Unmarried
  • Affair/Girlfriend: Elixir Nahar
  • Wife: NA
  • Marriage Date: NA
  • Children: NA

Awards and Recognitions

He became the first Indian to score a century on one-day international debut.

Controversies did by KL Rahul ( Indian Cricketer )

KL Rahul, along with India teammate Hardik Pandya, talked about relationships, crushes, favorite movies, actors and actresses during the popular TV show.

However, duo’s sexist and racists comments led to a massive controversy, forcing the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) to put them under provisional suspension and also recalled them from Australia. The suspension was later lifted and the pair was allowed to play in international cricket pending the inquiry.

Source: IndiaToday

The All Out Cricket Post Interview Of KL Rahul

Lesser-Known Facts

  • He has always been a sports junkie who throughout his childhood used to play all kinds of sports.
  • He used to be a mischievous yet reserved as a kid.
  • His father used to be the secretary of his school, and he took it for granted by taking certain advantages such as by coloring his hair, wearing casual shoes, etc.
  • His parents always encouraged him to play sports, but on one condition that if his grades will decrease, he will have to stop playing sports, and he never let it happen throughout his studies.

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