KL Rahul Biography, Height, Weight, Age, Salary, Net Worth, Wife, Family, Facts & More

KL Rahul is an Indian professional cricketer who plays for Karnataka in domestic cricket and currently playing for Punjab kings in the Indian premier league. He is right handed batsman and wicketkeeper.

KL Rahul Biography, Lifestyle, Wiki, Height, Weight, Age, Salary, Net Worth, Income, Girlfriend, Wife, Family, House, Cars, Records, Awards & Facts

Biography/Wiki

Full Name

Kannur Lokesh Rahul

Profession

Cricketer

Batting

Right Handed

Bowling

Right Arm Medium

Coach/Mentor

Samuel Jayaraj, GK Anil Kumar, Somsekhar Shiraguppi, Devdas Nayak

Jersey Number

  • #1,11 India International Cricket Team
  • #1,11 Karnataka Domestic Cricket Team

Teams

  • National Team India International Cricket Team
  • Domestic Team Karnataka Domestic Cricket Team
  • IPL 2020 Team – Kings XI Punjab (IPL)

Personal Life

KL Rahul

Date of Birth / Birthplace

KL Rahul was born on 18 April 1992 in Mangalore, Karnataka, India.

Age

He is currently 29 years old (as in 2021).

Sun Sign

Aries

Nationality

Indian

Religion

Hinduism

Caste

Lingayat

Hometown

Bengaluru, Karnataka, India

Education

  • School –  
    • NITK English Medium School, Surathkal
  • College –
    • Sri Bhagawan Mahaveer Jain College, Bengaluru
  • Educational Qualification –
    • Bachelor of Commerce (B.Com)

Physical Statistics And More

Height (approx.)

  • In feet – 5 feet 11 inches
  • In centimeters – 180 cm
  • In meters – 1.80 m

Weight (approx.)

  • In Kilograms – 75 kg
  • In Pounds – 165 lbs

Body Measurements (approx.)

  • Chest: 40 Inches
  • Waist: 30 Inches
  • Biceps: 14 Inches

Eye Color

Dark Brown

Hair Color

Black

Family & Relationship

Parents & Siblings

  • Father – KN Lokesh (Dean)
  • Mother – Rajeshwari (History Professor)
  • Siblings – Bhavna (Younger Sister)
KL Rahul With His Family
KL Rahul With His Family

Girlfriend & Spouse

  • KL Rahul dated –
    • Elixir Nahar (Model)
KL Rahul With Elixir Nahar
KL Rahul With Elixir Nahar
  • Sonam Bajwa (Actress)
Sonam Bajwa
Sonam Bajwa

Marital Status

Unmarried

Career

Career Turning Point

KL Rahul was the first Karnataka cricketer who scored a triple century in innings by scoring 337 runs against Uttar Pradesh. in the 2014-15 Ranji Trophy final against Tamil Nadu he scored 188 runs.

Debut

Test Debut

KL Rahul made his test cricket debut against Australia on 26 December 2014.

ODI Debut

KL Rahul made his one day international debut against Zimbabwe on 11 June 2016.

T20 Debut

KL Rahul made his T20 debut against Zimbabwe on 18 June 2016.

IPL Debut

He was selected for team Royal Challengers Bangalore in IPL auction 2012 for 10 lacs and played his debut match in 2013.

Records

• Rahul took second most catches in a Test series by taking 14 catches.

• Rahul is 4th fastest 1000 runs scorer in one day international matches.

• KL Rahul is the first player to hit the fifties in 7 consecutive matches.

• He is the first person who scored 100 runs on his debut match in ODI.

• Second most run scorer in an innings by batting position in T20 international matches. He made this record by making 110 runs.

• KL Rahul is the fastest batsman to score a century in all three formats.

KL Rahul Salary And Net worth

SalarKL Rahul’s salary is 11  crore per year in the Indian cricket team and he has earned around 48 crores from IPL since 2013.

KL Rahul has an estimated total Networth of Rs 70 Crores ($ 10 Million)  in 2021, and His main source of income is Brand Endorsements and playing cricket.

KL Rahul’s overall IPL Earnings :

YearTeamIPL Salary
2021Punjab KingsRs. 11 crores
2020 Punjab Kings Rs. 11 crores
2019 Punjab Kings Rs. 11 crores
2018 Kings XI Punjab Rs. 11 crores
2017Royal Challengers Bangalore Rs. 1 crores
2016Royal Challengers Bangalore Rs. 1 crores
2015Sunrisers Hyderabad Rs. 1 crores
2014Sunrisers Hyderabad Rs. 1 crores
2013Royal Challengers BangaloreRs. 10 lacs
TotalRs. 48.1 crore

KL Rahul Cars And Bikes Collection

KL Rahul has a lot of luxury Cars collection including :

  1. Mercedes AMG C 43
KL Rahul With His Car
KL Rahul With His Car

Some Lesser Known Facts About KL Rahul

Some Lesser Known Facts About KL Rahul

• KL Rahul was born in Mangalore.

• KL Rahul comes from a teaching background. His father Lokesh is Director of the national institute of technology Karnataka and his mother Rajeswari is a professor at Mangalore University.

• His father is a huge fan of Sunil Gavaskar.

• He completed his high schooling at NITK high school and graduated from St. Aloysius College.

• He started playing cricket at just the age of 10.

• KL Rahul is a tattoo lover he has 7 different tattoos on his body.

• Kl Rahul broke the record of captain Virat Kohli  to become the Indian batsman with the most runs in a bilateral T20I series 

• He is the only batsman who can bat in all the orders from opening to middle order. He has delivered great performances.

• In his starting days, he loved long hair but his coach advised him to cut it immediately.

• At age of 17, he moved to Karnataka to pursue his dream and to make his career in cricket.

• KL Rahul took inspiration from his Idol Rahul Dravid.