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K. L. Rahul enters the 199 club!

Karun Nair Notable Alumni

Kannur Lokesh Rahul, born 18 Apr 1992, normally referred to as K. L. Rahul and additionally as Lokesh Rahul, who graduated from Jain University a few years past is an Indian cricketer who plays for Indian national team in international cricket, and Karnataka in domestic cricket. A right-handed batsman and occasional wicket-keeper, Rahul competed for India at the 2010 ICC Under-19 Cricket world cup.

Rahul started his international career creating his debut against Australia in the 2014-15 test series at Melbourne. In his second test match at Sydney, he scored 110, his maiden test century.

He became the primary Indian to attain a century on one day International debut, marking 100* against Zimbabwe on 11 June 2016 at Harare Sports Club.

He's solely the third Indian batsman to attain a century in all the 3 formats of International Cricket.

K. L. Rahul is additionally the second quickest international batsman in Twenty20, and fastest Indian in all the formats, to attain a century (100 for 46 balls), marking 110* for 51 balls against West Indies on 27 August 2016.

K. L. Rahul is the only batsman to achieve the score of 100 with a boundary on his maiden centuries in all the 3 formats of the international cricket.

“K. L. Rahul is a complete cricketer” Captain M S Dhoni commented on Rahul’s smashing performance in the recent INDIA VS ENGLAND match.

“Hope to make a double hundred the next time I get the opportunity” K. L. Rahul stated.

The Jain Alumni team wishes him the best.

Let him be the part of more breathtaking and excellent matches in the future.