KL Rahul Wife Name, Parents, Net Worth, Height & Age

Biography Cricket

Kannaur Lokesh Rahul (KL Rahul) is an Indian International cricketer who was born on 18th April 1992 in Karnataka. He completed his schooling at the National Institute of Technology in Mangalore. Also, he finished pre-university academics at St. Aloysius College. Rahul’s parents are KN Lokesh and Rajeshwari. His love for the cricket game became evident to his parents at an early age and they supported his decision to pursue a career in cricket. KL Rahul and Athiya Shetty got married on 23rd January 2023.

Cricketing Career

Rahul’s cricket training started when he was 10 years old. After two years of getting trained in the game, he went on to play matches for various cricket clubs in Mangalore and Bangalore. When he turned 18, he shifted to Bangalore to pursue further studies at Jain University while chasing his dream to play cricket.

Rahul started his domestic cricketing career while playing for Karnataka during the 2010-11 season. The same season saw him representing his country at the 2010 ICC Under-19 Cricket World Cup, where his score totaled to 143 runs.

His debut in the Indian Premier League (IPL) came in the year 2013 when he became part of the Royal Challengers Bangalore team. He won accolades for his performance during the 2013-14 domestic season for his score touched 1033 first-class runs to make him the second-highest scorer of that season.

Rahul’s Test debut came in the year 2014 at the Boxing Day Match Test that was held at the Melbourne Cricket Ground. Additionally, he made his One Day International (ODI) debut in the year 2016 against Zimbabwe at Harare Sports Club. His ODI debut match saw him score a century in his ODI debut; he was the first Indian cricketer to achieve this remarkable feat. He was even proclaimed as the Man of the Series in his ODI debut. Later, during the same tour, he made his Twenty20 International (T20I) debut.

Over the years, Rahul went on to captain IPL teams including the Kings XI Punjab and the Lucknow Super Giants.

KL Rahul

KL Rahul Biography

Full Name Kannur Lokesh Rahul
Nickname KL Rahul
Profession Cricketer

KL Rahul Cricket Life

International Debut Test debut (cap 284): 26 December 2014 v Australia
ODI debut (cap 213): 11 June 2016 v Zimbabwe
T20I debut (cap 63): 18 June 2016 v Zimbabwe
Major Teams India, Asia XI, India A, Indian Board Presidents XI, South Zone, Royal Challengers Bangalore, Punjab Kings, India Under-19, Karnataka, Sunrisers Hyderabad, Southern Champs, India Under-23, Ballari Tuskers, Hubli Tigers, Bangalore Brigadiers, Indians
Jersey Number 1
Coach Name Samuel Jayaraj
Batting Style Right-handed
Bowling Style Right-arm medium
Role Batsman
Famous Shots Straight drive
Awards Name

KL Rahul Physical Appearance

Eye Color  Black
Hair Color  Black
Height in feet inches- 6′ 0” | in meters- 1.83 M
Body Colour Fair
Weight (approx.)  72 Kg

KL Rahul Personal Life

Date of birth 18 April 1992
Age (as of 2023) 31 Years
Place of birth Mangalore, Karnataka
Marital Status Married

KL Rahul and Athiya Shetty marriage

Marital Date 23 January 2023
Wife Name/ Spouse Athiya Shetty (Actress)

athiya shetty

Girlfriend Name Athiya Shetty (Actress)
Nationality Indian
Zodiac Sign Not Known
Religion Hinduism
Hobbies Playing Tennis and football
Caste Lingayat
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KL Rahul with Athiya Shetty

RL Rahul Education

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

KL Rahul Family Details

Wife Name Not Known
Father Name Dr. K. N. Lokesh
Mother Name Rajeshwari Lokesh
Brother Name Not Known
Sister Name Bhavna (Younger)
Children Not Known

KL Rahul Income

Net Worth (Approx.) $7 Million
IPL Fee INR 17 crore (US$ 2.28 million approx.) in 2022
KL Rahul Favourite Things
Favourite Cricketer Batsman- Rahul Dravid, AB de Villiers | Bowler- Dale Steyn
Favourite Grounds M. Chinnaswamy Stadium, Bengaluru & Sydney Cricket Ground (SCG), Sydney
Favourite Destinations Sydney
Favourite Actor Ranbir Kapoor
Favourite Actress Aishwarya Rai , Shraddha Kapoor
Favourite Film Not Known
Favourite Food Not Known
Favourite Animal Not Known

KL Rahul Contact Details

Address Mangalore
Phone/Mobile Number Not Known
Email ID Not Known