KL Rahul

ICC T20I rankings: KL Rahul remains at No. 2, Virat Kohli drops to 10th

The Indian skipper has been replaced by England captain Eoin Morgan, who scored 136 runs from three innings against South Africa and helped them win the series 2-1.

Feb 17, 2020, 17:41 PM IST

Book your dates: Kings XI Punjab reveal home and away fixtures for IPL 2020

Kings XI Punjab on Sunday released their home and away league stage fixtures for the 2020 edition of the Indian Premier League, which is slated to take place from March 29 to May 24. 

Feb 16, 2020, 16:19 PM IST

Let's settle this in April: KL Rahul replies to Jimmy Neesham's 'Paper, Scissors, Rock' challenge

India will now head into the two-match Test series against New Zealand, beginning February 21 at Basin Reserve in Wellington.

Feb 13, 2020, 13:10 PM IST

KL Rahul can score a century even as 12th man, says Shikhar Dhawan

According to Shikhar Dhawan, KL Rahul can score a ton even as a 12th man after his exceptional performance during India's tour of New Zealand. 

Feb 12, 2020, 16:01 PM IST

KL Rahul jumps to 2nd spot, Virat Kohli, Rohit Sharma in top 10 of ICC T20I batsmen rankings

Rohit Sharma entered the top 10 climbing three places, Shreyas Iyer moved to 55th position jumping a massive 63 places while Manish Pandey reached 58th which is 12 places up from his last ranking. Captain Virat Kohli stays ninth after scoring 105 runs in four matches. India has the maximum representation in the top 10 T20I batsmen rankings with KL Rahul, Virat Kohli and Rohit Sharma making the cut.

Feb 03, 2020, 14:34 PM IST

KL Rahul becomes highest run-getter for India in bilateral T20I series

Wicket-keeper batsman KL Rahul becomes the highest run-scorer for India in a bilateral T20I series after smashing a whopping 224 runs in 5 T20Is against New Zealand.

Feb 02, 2020, 16:10 PM IST

4th T20I: India look to keep up ante against New Zealand

After a thrilling Super Over win over hosts New Zealand, India would be looking to surge further ahead in their quest for perfection and go 4-0 up in the series when they play the fourth T20I here on Friday.

Jan 30, 2020, 20:44 PM IST

Was waiting for the bowler to make a mistake: Rohit Sharma after T20I series-clinching effort

India lead the five-match series 3-0 and the fourth T20I will be played on Friday in Wellington.

Jan 29, 2020, 18:07 PM IST

Tim Southee says Virat Kohli-led India full of world class players

Led by master batsman Virat Kohli, Rohit 'Hitman' Sharma and pace spearhead Jasprit Bumrah, India have some world-class players and are getting better on the road, veteran New Zealand pacer Tim Southee feels.

Jan 28, 2020, 18:55 PM IST

KL Rahul, Shreyas Iyer's good show against New Zealand comes in for praise from coach Vikram Rathour

KL Rahul and Shreyas Iyer have played a crucial role in India's win over New Zealand in the first two T20 Internationals at the Eden Park in Auckland on Friday (January 24, 2020) and Sunday (January 26). While Shreyas Iyer was named the man of the match in the first T20I, it was Rahul's turn to grab the prize in the second match and Indian won leading  2-0 in the five-match series.

Jan 28, 2020, 12:02 PM IST

Ricky Ponting backs Rishabh Pant to be back in India XI

Rishabh Pant, the left-handed wicketkeeper batsman, has gone to New Zealand as part of Virat Kohli-led Indian cricket ream but was not picked in the playing XI in the first two T20 Internationals against the host. Even though KL Rahul has been taking charge of the wicketkeeping dutings and coming good with the bat, former Australian captain Ricky Ponting is confident of the 22-year-old Rishabh Pant making a comeback in the playing XI soon.

Jan 27, 2020, 18:11 PM IST

Sourav Ganguly opens up on KL Rahul-Rishabh Pant wicket-keeping debate

BCCI chief Sourav Ganguly has lauded K.L. Rahul's work in the limited-overs format and wished the Karnataka batsman will continue the current form even in the longest format of the game.

Jan 25, 2020, 18:27 PM IST

KL Rahul shows nifty glove work as India get ready to face New Zealand

As India and New Zealand get ready for the five-match T20I series, KL Rahul on Thursday showed some nifty glove-work during the practice session. Rahul, who replaced Rishabh Pant as a wicket-keeper, was seen keeping wickets with Jasprit Bumrah and Navdeep Saini charging into bowl.

Jan 23, 2020, 16:50 PM IST

Shikhar Dhawan ready to bat at No.3 in last two India-Australia ODIs

India made some changes in their batting combination with Virat Kohli pushing himself down the order to accommodate specialist openers Shikhar Dhawan (74 off 91) and KL Rahul (47 off 61) in the playing XI. But Australia won the match easily by 10 wickets.

Jan 15, 2020, 15:06 PM IST

Happy to contribute to India's win over Sri Lanka: Manish Pandey

The Virat Kohli-led India scored 201/6 in the allotted twenty overs as Lokesh Rahul (54), Shikhar Dhawan (52) and Pandey played crucial knocks.

Jan 11, 2020, 14:36 PM IST

ICC T20I rankings: Rahul, Kohli make gains after series win against Sri Lanka

Kohli, who is currently the top-ranked player in Tests and ODIs, is standing at the ninth position in the T20I rankings. 

Jan 11, 2020, 14:23 PM IST

Gautam Gambhir backs KL Rahul to hits 50-ball ton in Tests

The former India opener feels going by the current form, KL Rahul should be opening the batting alongside Rohit Sharma in Australia. "Rahul is in unbelievable form. It amazes me every time I see Rahul bat that why didn't he play the same way in Test cricket," Gambhir told the host broadcasters.

Jan 08, 2020, 14:17 PM IST

Navdeep Saini says gaining confidence with white and red ball; KL Rahul enjoys batting with Rohit Sharma and Shikhar Dhawan

Navdeep Saini, who starred with the ball in India's facile seven-wicket win over Sri Lanka in the second T20 international here on Tuesday, said that he is gaining in confidence with both the white and red ball amid growing calls for his inclusion in the Test squad.

Jan 08, 2020, 12:30 PM IST

Indore T20I: All-round India make short work of Sri Lanka

The first match in Guwahati was called off without a ball being bowled due to rain and damp pitch. 

Jan 07, 2020, 22:43 PM IST

1st T20I: Match between India-Sri Lanka called off due to damp pitch

India's first game of the new year turned out to be a dampener after skipper Virat Kohli won the toss and elected to field first in Shikhar Dhawan and Jasprit Bumrah's comeback series after injuries.

Jan 05, 2020, 22:23 PM IST