KL Rahul Height, Weight, Age, Affairs, Biography
|Real Name||Kannur Lokesh Rahul|
|Profession||Indian Cricketer (Batsman and Wicket-keeper)|
|Physical Stats & More|
|Height||in centimeters- 180 cm
in meters- 1.80 m
in Feet Inches- 5’ 11”
|Weight||in Kilograms- 74 kg
in Pounds- 163 lbs
|Body Measurements||– Chest: 40 Inches
– Waist: 32 Inches
– Biceps: 13 Inches
|International Debut||Test– 26 December 2014 vs Australia in Melbourne
|Coach/Mentor||Samuel Jayaraj, GK Anil Kumar and Somsekhar Shiraguppi|
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|Domestic/State Team||Bangalore Brigadiers (Urban), Karnataka, Karnataka State Cricket Association Colts XI, Royal Challengers Bangalore, South Zone, Sunrisers Hyderabad|
|Nature on field||Aggressive|
|Likes to play against||Pakistan and Australia|
|Favourite Shot||Cover drive|
|Records (main ones)||• 2nd ever cricket player from Mangalore to play for Indian Test team, after Budhi Kunderan.
• First ever Karnataka batsman to hit a score a triple century in domestic cricket (337 runs) against Uttar Pradesh in 2015.
|Career Turning Point||Performance in the 2014-15 domestic season, where he scored 1033 runs.|
|Date of Birth||18 April 1992|
|Age (as in 2018)||26 Years|
|Birth Place||Mangalore, Karnataka, India|
|Zodiac sign/Sun sign||Aries|
|Hometown||Bengaluru, Karnataka, India|
|School||NITK English Medium School, Surathkal|
|College||Sri Bhagawan Mahaveer Jain College, Bengaluru|
|Educational Qualifications||Bachelor of Commerce|
|Family||Father– KN Lokesh (Dean)
Mother– Rajeshwari (Professor)
Sister– Bhavna (Younger)
|Hobbies||Having tattoos, playing tennis and listening music|
|Favourite Cricketer||Batsman: Rahul Dravid and Virat Kohli
Bowler: Dale Steyn
|Favourite Food||Japanese food, sea food and dosa|
|Favourite Musician||Linkin Park|
|Girls, Family & More|
|Affairs/Girlfriends||Elixir Nahar (Model)|
Facts about KL Rahul
- Does KL Rahul smoke?: Not Known
- Does KL Rahul Chahal drink alcohol?: Not Known
- Rahul started his cricket career as a orthodox Test batsman, but his performance in the 2016 season of IPL9 transformed his batting a lot.
- He considers Rahul Dravid as his idol.
- He received his cricket training from the Karnataka State Cricket Academy (KSCA) in Bengaluru.
- His father worked as a dean in NITK Engineering College, Mangalore.
- His father was a huge fan of Sunil Gavaskar and mistook the name of his son Rohan Gavaskar as Rahul, and thus named his son Rahul.