After dropping two catches, Kohli, undoubtedly one of the best when it comes to run-chasing, failed with the bat managing just a run off five balls before he was caught off a Sheldon Cottrell delivery. Rahul Dravid scored 145 against Sri … With a half-century against Australia at the Manuka Oval on Friday, KL Rahul went past MS Dhoni on the list of Indian wicket-keeper batsmen with … The video happens to be the collage of all the loving memories of Hardik and his father, right from the all-rounder's childhood to the time when he gifted a car to his dad. [20] He is also the first Indian batsman to be dismissed hit-wicket in T20Is. Kannur Lokesh Rahul (born 18 April 1992), commonly known as KL Rahul, is an Indian international cricketer who plays for Karnataka in domestic cricket and captains Kings XI Punjab in the Indian Premier League. Director of Cricket Operations and Head Coach: score a century on One Day International debut, National Institute of Technology Karnataka, "India vs Zimbabwe 2016: KL Rahul creates history on ODI debut", "India vs West Indies: KL Rahul's story would probably do a movie scriptwriter proud", "World Cup: Mangalore, Bangalore, England - the Rahul journey! In IPL 2020 auctions, he was appointed as a new captain of KXIP. IPL 2020: KL Rahul’s Record Century, Yuzvendra Chahal’s Clever Bowling Highlights Of Week 1 Indian youngsters have stolen the show in the opening week of IPL 2020 in UAE. Kl Rahul is the third Indian who has scored a century in all three formats of cricket. He replaced Rohit Sharma and was presented with his Test cap by MS Dhoni. Kl Rahul's blistering fifty still remains the fastest in the IPL. Rahul made his Indian Premier League (IPL) debut for Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) as a wicket-keeper batsman during the 2013 competition. [38] He also broke the record of the most runs scored by a captain in an IPL match. He returned to the side for the first Test of the Sri Lankan tour after Murali Vijay was ruled out due to injury, scoring his second Test century and being named player of the match. During the match he kept wicket after Wriddhiman Saha was injured. [11], He was named in the squad to tour Zimbabwe in 2016 and made his One Day International (ODI) debut against Zimbabwe at Harare Sports Club, scoring a century on debut - the first Indian cricketer to do so on debut. KL Rahul is also known for his explosive batting at the top. KL Rahul produced the first century of the IPL 2020 plundering an unbeaten knock of 132 against Royal Challengers Bangalore on Thursday. As he scored the 39th run of his innings, Rahul joined the likes of … KXIP vs RCB Dream11 IPL 2020 HIGHLIGHTS: KL Rahul Slams Century, Spinners Star as Punjab Beat Bangalore by 97 Runs team-news@corp.india.com (India.com News … India vs Australia 3rd T20 Highlights: Australia End India's Winning Streak, Visitors Take Series 2-1 IND vs AUS: Matthew Wade hit his third T20I half-century … ... With the help of his 39-run-knock and Manish Pandey's brilliant half-century, India posted a fighting total of 165 runs in 20 overs. The pair have put on 93 for the third wicket at a rate of more than four runs per over to dig the tourists out of some early strife. KL Rahul who blasted his 1st T20 International century and his 100 comes from 46-balls. He was named the player of the match and selection to the Indian Test squad for the Australian tour followed. Playing for South Zone in the final of the 2014–15 Duleep Trophy against Central Zone, Rahul scored 185 off 233 balls in the first innings and 130 off 152 in the second. In the same season he represented his country at the 2010 ICC Under-19 Cricket World Cup, scoring a total of 143 runs in the competition. 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[14], He was picked in the Indian squad for the four-test tour against West Indies in 2016. Even though he is the most successful captain in India’s Test cricket history, some fans have sought to change his leadership role. India off-spinner R Ashwin in his YouTube conversation with fielding coach R Sridhar added another chapter to off the field incidents in Australia by revealing that Indian cricketers were not allowed to enter the lift in Sydney if any member of the Australian squad was already inside it. 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Records created by KL Rahul with his unbeaten century: KL Rahul’s unbeaten 132 is the highest individual score by a captain, a wicketkeeper and also by an Indian in the IPL. India ended the run chase at 244 for 4 from 20 overs. KL Rahul’s century goes in vain as West Indies beat India by one run in 1st T20 West Indies defeated India by one run in a record run-laden Twenty20 clash on Saturday after piling up … [25][26] He scored his maiden hundred for India in the World Cup against Sri Lanka. [9] He made his debut in the Indian Premier League in 2013, for Royal Challengers Bangalore. [36], Rahul was named captain of the Kings XI Punjab for the 2020 IPL, after former captain Ravichandran Ashwin was traded to Delhi Capitals. [27] In December 2019, in the first T20I match against the West Indies, Rahul scored his 1,000th run in T20I cricket. West Indies defeated India by one run in a record run-laden Twenty20 clash on Saturday after piling up the third highest ever total in the game’s shortest format. [22] They were both sent home ahead of the ODI series against Australia and the fixtures of India's tour to New Zealand. [19] He is the first player in T20I history to score a century (110*) while batting at number 4 position or lower. Kl Rahul is the first player from Karnataka to score a triple century in the Ranji Trophy. India needed just eight runs from the final over and they should have have won the match with set batsmen Rahul and captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni in full flow. K. L. Rahul full name Kannur Lokesh Rahul is an Indian cricketer who made his debut in 2014 and scored maiden century in his 2nd Test match. Indian batsman KL Rahul opened the innings alongside Shikhar Dhawan in the first T20I against Australia on Friday. The match, the first international outing for India in United States, was in fact a competition of show of batting prowess between the two teams on a featherbed of a pitch on a small ground at Lauderhill and Dhoni’s men came second at the end. Rahul replaced Australian skipper Aaron Finch and has gained a spot to be at number three. In the team's first match of the season he scored the fastest 50 in IPL history, taking 14 balls to reach the milestone and breaking the record of Sunil Narine. Returning home after the Test series, Rahul became Karnataka's first triple-centurion, scoring 337 against Uttar Pradesh. Due to the coronavirus pandemic, cricketers have to adhere to strict procedures for an international series. For his performances in the 2019 IPL season, he was named in the Cricinfo IPL XI. Speaking on Star Sports, Gambhir said that KKR should have allowed Kuldeep to go elsewhere in case he is not in their plans for the future. Changed my game!” he wrote. KL Rahul To Faf Du Plessis: Here Is The List Of Players Who Were Dismissed For 199 In Test Cricket Know which players have lost their wickets with very fewer runs needed to score a double century. With that century, he broke the record of the most runs scored by an Indian batsman in an IPL match. KL Rahul is a right-hand batsman and an efficient baller too. [15] In the first match of the T20I series in the United States, he scored a century off 46 balls in a losing cause, the second-fastest ever and fastest by an Indian. Get free access to newsletters, alerts and recommendations. [18], Lokesh Rahul set the record for the fastest batsman to have scored centuries in all three formats in just 20 innings surpassing the record of Ahmed Shehzad who took 76 innings. KL Rahul (Pic Source: IPL T20) Rahul became the fastest Indian batsman to complete 2000 IPL runs. Rahul played in the second Test at Jamaica and scored a strokeful 158, his highest Test score then. [12][13] He made his Twenty20 International (T20I) debut later in the same tour. [21], On 11 January 2019, Hardik Pandya and K. L. Rahul were suspended by the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) following controversial comments they made on the Indian talk show Koffee with Karan earlier in the month. Joe Root scored a breezy, unbeaten 67 and will resume on the third morning with Jonny Bairstow, who has 24. Next to Rohit Sharma, KL Rahul became … [24], In April 2019, he was named in India's squad for the 2019 Cricket World Cup. KL Rahul got to his century off 53 balls and helped India chase a 160-run target against England. India vs Australia: Rishabh Pant was hailed as the hero of India's win at Gabba after scoring an unbeaten 89. [39], Rahul had a brilliant IPL 2020 season as he scored 670 runs in all the 14 matches he played. DUBAI: India captain Virat Kohli moved up a place to eighth while KL Rahul broke into the top three in the latest ICC rankings for T20 batsmen, after their impressive performances in … India almost pulled of the highest ever successful run chase in T20 Internationals with Lokesh Rahul smashing his maiden hundred but fell short by just one run in a nerve-wrecking last ball finish to lose the first of the two T20 match against the West Indiesin Fort Lauderdale on Saturday. James Anderson also became the oldest quick to take a five-for in the sub-continent, surpassing New Zealand great Richard Hadlee who achieved the feat at 37 years of age. [16][17] He also set the world record for being the only player to score hundred in first innings as opener in both Tests and ODIs. “Crawley & Sibley need to go find the email that Dravid sent me about playing spin. KL Rahul achieves another milestone in T20 cricket, joins Virat Kohli, Rohit Sharma in elite list. IND Vs SL, 3rd T20I: Virat Kohli Dismiss Shikhar Dhawan vs KL Rahul Debate Shikhar Dhawan was under some pressure before the third T20 International and a smashing half-century … West Indies’ score of 245/6, the third highest T20 score, was amassed riding on Rookie opener Evin Lewis’ 100 (49 balls; 5x4, 9x6) and Johnson Charles’ (79 of 33 balls; 6x4, 7x6) as the Caribbeans mauled the Indian bowlers after being put into bat by Dhoni. Copyright © HT Digital Streams Ltd. All rights reserved. [28], In October 2020, Rahul was named as the vice-captain for the One Day International and Twenty20 International series of India against Australia.[29]. Kl Rahul is the first batsman from India to score a century in his debut ODI match. He achieved this feat against West Indies on Saturday in a nail-biting contest which India lost when captain cool M S Dhoni failed to score two runs of the last ball of the match. t20 Profile A tall, elegant right-hand batsman who can keep wicket in a crisis, KL Rahul is among the most highly rated opening batsmen in India's next generation. He batted at number six and made three runs in the first innings; in the second innings, he played at number 3 and made only 1 run but retained his place for the next Test at Sydney where he opened the innings with Murali Vijay and made 110 runs, his maiden international hundred. [10] During the 2013-14 domestic season he scored 1,033 first-class runs, the second highest scorer that season.[9]. Partnership between Rahul and Pooran is worth 43. Rahul, who was included in the playing eleven ahead of Shikhar Dhawan, hit 110 not out from 51 balls with the help of 12 fours and five sixes and India were on the verge of chasing down West Indies’ mammoth 245 for 6. KL Rahul picked his 54-ball 101* against England as the most memorable of his T20I hundreds. [4], Rahul grew up in Mangalore, completing his high school at NITK English Medium School and pre-university at St. Aloysius College. Hardik Pandya posted a video on Twitter for his 'Dad' expressing the pang in his heart. He is a right-handed batsman and a wicket-keeper. [34][35] After making scores of 90+ three times during 2018, he reached his maiden IPL century in 2019, scoring 100 not out from 64 against Mumbai Indians. [6][7][8], Rahul made his first-class cricket debut for Karnataka in the 2010–11 season. 24-year-old Rahul, who was dropped on 36 by Andre Russell, became the third Indian to hit a century -- and the highest scorer -- in T20 Internationals after Suresh Raina and Rohit Sharma. KL Rahul cuts during his century AFP "It is a team game and you need to be flexible and be ready to bat wherever, or as a player you need to … [30][31] Rahul missed the 2017 season due to a shoulder injury. 2 – KL Rahul’s century in this match is only the 2nd ODI century by an Indian wicketkeeper outside Asia. Rahul made his international debut in 2014 and scored his maiden Test century in his second Test match. India thus failed to pull off the highest ever successful run chase which still stands at 236 for 6 which the West Indies pulled off against South Africa in January last year in Johannesburg. BBL 2020-21. Lokesh, who was a fan of the cricketer Sunil Gavaskar, wanted to name his son after Gavaskar's, but mistook Rohan Gavaskar's name as Rahul. He is a right-handed batsman and a wicket-keeper. He went on to score 188 in the 2014–15 Ranji Trophy final against Tamil Nadu and finished the season with an average of 93.11 in the nine matches he played. KL Rahul is also the first Indian to score a century on ODI debut. (Reuters Photo) The drought of international hundreds was playing big time in his mind and that’s why the century in the opening T20 International against England “means the world” to the talented Indian batsman KL Rahul.Rahul’s unbeaten 54-ball-101 ensured a walk in the park for India as they chased down … T20 Rankings: Kohli gains a place as KL Rahul breaks into top 3. In T20 international, KL Rahul is the only Indian player who had scored century while batting at number four or less. He had a dramatic redemption in Sydney as he stroked his way to a patient century… Thank you for subscribing to our daily newsletter. India had their entire frontline attack wiped out before the Brisbane decider, but the injury-ravaged tourists still pulled off an epic 2-1 series victory in Australia after a lion-hearted effort by their replacement bowlers. Kevin Pietersen first took to Twitter to and said Rahul Dravid’s email had changed his game against spin-bowling. He gave a glimpse of his prowess as a T20 player when he hit a 14-ball 50 in the Indian Premier League (IPL 2018) against Delhi Capitals. Smarting from their 2-0 whitewash in New Zealand, Pakistan have included nine uncapped players in their 20-member squad for the matches in Karachi and Rawalpindi. Ajinkya 'bhaiya' asked me if I could bowl with injury, I had to say yes: Navdeep Saini. Dhoni’s men, however, had the consolation of knocking off the highest ever T20I second innings score which is also the same 236 for 6 which the West Indies made against South Africa. India captain Ajinkya Rahane, who led India in three Tests after regular captain Virat Kohli went on paternity leave after the series opener in Adelaide, had special messages for both Kuldeep Yadav and Kartik Tyagi after India’s historic win in Brisbane. [23] On 24 January 2019, after lifting the suspension on Pandya and Rahul, the BCCI announced that Rahul would re-join the squad for India A matches. Rahul made his Test debut in the 2014 Boxing Day Test at the Melbourne Cricket Ground. READ| KXIP's KL Rahul: Mandeep's toughness has rubbed on to other guys He scored 5 fifties and 1 hundred with a highest score of unbeaten 132 against RCB and also had an average of 55.83. Excellent from Rahul and he will aim to bat till the end. This was the highest ever T20 International score against India by any team, surpassing the 219 for 4 by South Africa in Johannesburg in March 2012. In the 2018 IPL Auction, he was bought by Kings XI Punjab for INR 11 crore, the joint-third highest price. KL Rahul sets the record of scoring the fastest century by an Indian batsman in Twenty20 international. [40], Rahul won the Orange Cap in IPL 2020 for scoring most runs in IPL 2020.[41]. Meanwhile, Rahul is approaching his half-century. Currently Rahul is the skipper of IPL team Kings XI Punjab. (2016) Kl Rahul is the fastest T20 century batsman from India. KL Rahul hits a sublime unbeaten century to lead India to an eight-wicket victory over England in the first Twenty20 at Old Trafford. Punjab 100/1 after 12 overs. The way the West Indians were hammering the Indian bowlers, it seemed that Dhoni’s decision to insert the opposition in backfired but his boys were up to the task and they were on the verge of turning the match on its head with a vintage batting performance only to fall short by just one run. The KXIP skipper scored a tremendous century against RCB … KL Rahul names the player who could break the Yuvraj Singh 6 sixes record. Kannur Lokesh Rahul (born 18 April 1992), commonly known as KL Rahul, is an Indian international India vs Australia: Speaking in a video on Youtube, Ashwin revealed what went down in the middle and questioned Australia's tactics on the day. KL Rahul scored his second T20I century for India. He was part of the 15-man squad for the Indian tour of Bangladesh in June 2015 but withdrew due to Dengue fever. In the process, he became the first Indian opener to score a century in his debut Test in the West Indies. He finished the season as the 11th highest run-scorer, and RCB's third, with 397 runs from 14 matches. Controlled over from Chahal as he plugs the boundaries. Rahul was born on 18 April 1992 to K. N. Lokesh and Rajeshwari in Mangalore; his father Lokesh is a professor and former director at the National Institute of Technology Karnataka (NITK)[3] in the city and his mother Rajeshwari is a professor at Mangalore University. [5] At age 18 he moved to Bangalore to study at Jain University and pursue his cricket career. IPL 2020: KL Rahul Century Sets Up KXIP's Comprehensive Win Against RCB. [citation needed] He started cricket training at the age of 10, and, two years later, started playing matches for both Bangalore United Cricket Club and his club in Mangalore. Read about KL Rahul's career details on Cricbuzz.com ... T20 LEAGUE. Fifty for Rahul: KL Rahul scores his 17th IPL half-century as the 100 is up in good time. 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