Kannur Lokesh Rahul is a professional cricket player from India who represents his national side internationally. He primarily plays as a batsman and also knows wicket-keeping. KL Rahul bats right-handed and bowls right-arm medium.
Rahul is 6 ft or 183 cm tall.
He played his first-ever international cricket match on December 26, 2014, which was against Australia. It was a Test match.
He played his debut ODI match on June 11, 2016, and it was against Zimbabwe.
On June 18, 2016, Rahul had his T20I debut against Zimbabwe.
He wears shirt number #1 while playing ODI and T20I matches.
In domestic cricket, he plays for Karnataka.
In the Indian Premier League (IPL), he has played for Royal Challengers Bangalore in 2013 & 2016, Sunrisers Hyderabad in 2014 & 2015, and Punjab Kings.
He is the first Indian to score a century in the ODI debut.
KL Rahul is the third Indian who scored a century in all the 3 formats of cricket.
Both his father and mother are professors in universities.
He already knew Mayank Agarwal and Karun Nair since his university days.