KL Rahul – Kings XI Punjab (KXIP) IPL 2018 Player

KL Rahul is an Indian cricketer who will play for Kings XI Punjab (KXIP) in Vivo IPL 2018. Please find below Profile, Bio of KL Rahul.

KL Rahul - Kings XI Punjab - IPL 2018 Player

Player Name : Lokesh Rahul (KL Rahul)
Nickname : N/A
Role : Wicketkeeper Batsman
Bats : Right-handed
Nationality : Indian
IPL Team : Kings XI Punjab (KXIP)
Jersey Number : N/A

KL Rahul Profile :

Born on 17th November 1986, Kannaur Lokesh Rahul (KL Rahul) is an Indian cricket who plays for Karnataka in the domestic Cricket.

Lokesh Rahul was part of India’s Under-19 team for the 2010 World Cup in New Zealand. The 21-year-old wicketkeeper-batsman from Bangalore came to prominence with his fine performance for the Bangalore Brigadiers in the Karnataka Premier League.

He also plays in the Indian Premier League (IPL).

In IPL 2013 he played for the Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB). In 5 matches played last season he managed to score just 20 runs.

In players auction for IPL 2014, he was bought by the SunRisers Hyderabad (SRH) team for a whooping 1 Crore Rupees.

In IPL 2014, Lokesh Rahul Played in 11 matches scoring 166 runs at an average of 20.75.

In IPL 2015, he played in 9 matches, scoring 142 runs at an average of 28.40.

In February 2016, after the players auction for IPL 2016, SunRisers Hyderabad (SRH) traded KL Rahul to Royal Challengers Bangalore.

In IPL 2016 he played in 14 matches scoring 397 runs at an average of 44.11, his best IPL season so far.

He was retained by the team for IPL 2017. However he missed the tournament due to injury.

In players auction for IPL 2018 KL Rahul was bought by Kings XI Punjab (KXIP) for Rs. 11 Crores.

Lets hope that he plays well for Kings XI Punjab (KXIP) in IPL 2018.