IPL Auction 2018: KL Rahul



KL Rahul is a young energetic player who started his IPL career in 2013 from the side of Royal Challengers Bangalore as a wicket-keeper batsman and then in 2014 auction KL Rahul was bought by Sunrisers Hyderabad for Rs. 1 Cr, in 2016 KL Rahul returned back to RCB and in 2018 Auction KL Rahul is been bought for Rs. 11 Cr. And this time KL Rahul will play from the side of the Preity Zinta i.e. Kings XI Punjab. Increase in 1 in the figure i.e. from 1 to 11 KL Rahul is been magnificently performing on the ground.

KL Rahul is been good with the bat in past IPL session and has scored good runs in crucial times. KL Rahul is good and can keep wickets saved at one end at the time of consecutive fall of wickets. KL Rahul can also open the batting for his team. In 29 innings in past IPL KL Rahul has opened batting 6 times. He has scored 674 runs in his IPL career including 3 fifties which is a compilation of 55 fours(32.64% of the total runs scored) and 23 sixes( 20.47% of the total runs scored) by facing 549 balls with a high score of 68*. KL Rahul has a scoring rate of 122.7hich is quite impressive.


As a wicketkeeper, KL Rahul has taken 7 catches and had done 5 stumping in his  IPL career of 29 innings. KL Rahul is very good at number 4 position because he has made 324 runs i.e.48% of the total runs scored which includes two magic fifties also.

KL Rahul is good in playing against Mumbai Indians as he has scored 197 runs which also includes his high score of 68* runs.

KL Rahul has a  strike rate of 152.78 against the team which he is going to represent in IPL 2018 i.e. Kings XI Punjab.

KL Rahul has played his last match against Sunrisers Hyderabad and he is good at M Chinnaswamy stadium with a stats of 3 catches of max ever in any field, the score of 255 runs which includes two magic fifties, two times not out in 10 innings.

DS Kulkarni of Gujarat Lions has taken his wickets 3 times which is a max dismissal by any player in the IPL.


Yes, this is an era of young and talented players and they are bidden for the same only as like they are getting the chance to prove themselves in T20 format and in coming future they will represent the team also.

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