K L Rahul Biography Height Girlfriend Photos Family
K.L Rahul is an Indian Cricketer.He was born on 18th April,1992 in Manglore, Karnataka, India.His parents are K N Lokesh and Rajeshwari.
Full Name-Kannur Lokesh Rahul
Profession-Cricketer(Batsman and Wicket-keeper)
K L Rahul Physical Stats & More:
•in centimeters-180 cm
•in meters-1.80 m
•in Feet Inches-5’ 11”
•in kilograms- 75 kg
•in pounds- 165 lbs
-Chest: 40 Inches
Waist: 30 Inches
-Biceps: 14 Inches
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International Debut Test-26 December 2014 against Australia at Melbourne
ODI-11 June 2016 against Zimbabwe at Harare
T20-18 June 2016 against Zimbabwe at Harare
Coach/Mentor:Samuel Jayaraj,GK Anil Kumar,Somsekhar Shiraguppi,Devdas Nayak
Domestic/State Team-Bangalore Brigadiers (Urban), Karnataka, Karnataka State Cricket Association Colts XI, Royal Challengers Bangalore, South Zone, Sunrisers Hyderabad
Favourite Shot -On drive
Records (main ones)
•The 2nd ever cricket player from Mangalore to play for Indian Test team, after Budhi Kunderan.
•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 first ODI on debut against Zimbabwe
•In 2017, he became the 1st Indian and 6th overall cricketer to score 7 consecutive Test fifties.
•The 1st Indian and 10th overall cricketer to be dismissed by hit-wicket in the T20 internationals.
•In 2018, he smashed the fastest-ever IPL fifty (in 14 balls) against ‘Delhi Daredevils’ at the PCA Stadium in Mohali.
Career Turning Point When he scored 185 and 130 for South Zone in the 2014-15 Duleep Trophy final against Central Zone in Delhi, after which he was included in the Test series against Australia.
K L Rahul Personal Life:
Date of Birth-18 April 1992
Age:28Years(as in 2020)
Birth Place-Mangalore, Karnataka, India
Hometown-Bengaluru, Karnataka, India
School-NITK English Medium School, Surathkal
College:Sri Bhagawan Mahaveer Jain College, Bengaluru
Educational Qualification:Bachelor of Commerce (B.Com)
Father- KN Lokesh(Dean)
Mother-Rajeshwari (History Professor)
Hobbies:Tattooing,Playing(tennis, football), Listening to music , Playing on PlayStation
Tattoo(s)Right back-His dog Simba’s face and his name written
Right shoulder-Unknown tattoo
Left arm-Tribal tattoo
•In July 2016, when Indian cricket team toured West Indies, during a day off KL Rahul posted a photo with a beer bottle on Twitter.
•However, Rahul immediately deleted the photo after the BCCI’s objection.
•In February 2017, when he tweeted about Ravichandran Ashwin following him on Twitter, he received various replies, one of which by “BeingChirag Dave” caught his attention as it was a harsh one. Rahul couldn’t stop himself and gave him a sarcastic reply.
• In 2019, he, along with Hardik Pandya, were invited in Karan Johar’s talk show ‘Koffee with Karan.’ The episode stirred controversy due to their sexist comments.
Favourite Cricketer(s) Batsman-Rahul Dravid, AB de Villiers, Virat Kohli
Bowler-Dale Steyn, Mitchell Starc
Favourite Cricket Ground-M.Chinnaswamy Stadium in Bengaluru
Sydney Cricket Ground (SCG) in Sydney
Favourite Athlete-Usain Bolt (Sprinter), Roger Federer (Tennis)
Favourite Football Team-Manchester United F.C.
Favourite Footballer-Zlatan Ibrahimovic, David Beckham
Favourite Food-Sushi,Bhindi curry
Favourite Actor-Ranbir Kapoor
Favourite Actresses-Aishwarya Rai , Shraddha Kapoor, Alia Bhatt, Kareena Kapoor, Scarlett Johansson
Favourite Music Band-Linkin Park, Coldplay, The Script
Favourite Song-“Firestone” by Kygo
“Ghost Town” by Adam Lambert
“Cold Water” by Major Lazer feat
Favourite Book:Life Without Limits by Nick Vujicic
Favourite Car-Batmobile, Maserati
Favourite Colour-Black, White
Favourite Destination-Greece, Spain
Girlfriend,Family and More:
•Sonam Bajwa (Actress)
Car Collection-Mercedes AMG C 43
Salary (as in 2018) Retainer Fee- ₹3 crore
Test Fee- ₹ 15 lakh
ODI Fee- ₹ 6lakh
T20 Fee-₹3 3 lakh
IPL 11- ₹11 crore
Few Known About KL Rahul:
-Does KL Rahul smoke?: Not Known
-Does KL Rahul drink alcohol?: Yes
-Rahul was born into a middle-class Mangalorean family with teaching background.
-He has always been a sports junkie who throughout his childhood used to play all kinds of sports.
-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.
-His father was a huge fan of Sunil Gavaskar and mistook the name of his son ‘Rohan’ as ‘Rahul,’ and thus named his son Rahul.
-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 advantage such as by colouring his hair, wearing casual shoes, etc.
-At the age of 11, he started his rigorous cricketing practice at St Aloysius College Centenary Grounds in Mangaluru Central and Nehru Maidan as well. When he was below 14, he used to play both the Under-14 and Under-16 Karnataka teams.
-In his early professional cricketing days, he wanted to grow long hair but his coach told him that you can have long hair after achieving certain things in your career.
-He considers Rahul Dravid as his cricketing idol.
-He is quite spiritual and goes to a temple every Thursday.
-On 16 May 2018, he was so disappointed following a close loss to ‘Mumbai Indians’ that despite being given the ‘Player of the Match’ award, he gave it to a fan of his in the Wankhede Stadium, Mumbai.
K L Rahul Biography Height Girlfriend Photos Family