KL Rahul was born on April 18, 1992; he is an Indian professional batsman who served as the vice-captain of the India national cricket side in Twenty20 Internationals. In county cricket, he represents Karnataka; while in the Indian Premier League, he represented the Punjab Kings as their captain. He plays right-handed and serves as a wicket-keeper infrequently.
He first started his first-class appearance representing Karnataka in the 2010–11 campaign. During that campaign, he played for his nation in the 2010 ICC Under-19 Cricket World Cup; making 143 runs. In 2013, he earned his IPL bow for Royal Challengers Bangalore. During the 2013–14 league campaign, he was the second-highest hitter with 1,033 first-class runs.
Later, Rahul struck 185 off 233 balls in the first session of South Zone’s 2014–15 Duleep Trophy final versus Central Zone, followed by 130 off 152 balls in the second innings. He was awarded match-winner and was selected in the Indian Test team for the forthcoming Australian series. Rahul was Karnataka’s first triple-centurion after returning from the Test sequence, batting 337 versus Uttar Pradesh. He moved on to hit 188 in the 2014–15 Ranji Trophy finals versus Tamil Nadu, and he concluded the campaign with a 93.11 average in nine matches.
Will KL Rahul be the most expensive player in the upcoming IPL auction?
In the 2018 IPL season; Rahul was bought by Punjab for 11 crores. even though he went on to be their best player and captain in nearly every season since he was bought. In the most recent season of the IPL; Rahul has been released by Punjab. This is because Rahul expressed that he would like to play for a new franchise; Many expect both him and Shreyas Iyer; to go for a lot of money in the upcoming auction.
Which teams do you think will move to sign the superstar in the upcoming IPL auction?