Team India’s ‘Mr. Responsible’ cricketer KL Rahul said that his favorite batsman is not an Indian. During the #AskKL session on Twitter, he answered questions from fans. During this, a fan asked who is your all-time favorite batsman, then Rahul named AB de Villiers of South Africa.
Surprisingly, he did not name the likes of Sunil Gavaskar, Sachin Tendulkar, Virender Sehwag, Virat Kohli and Rohit Sharma.
Rahul and AB de Villiers have played for Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) together in the IPL. Later Rahul moved to Kings XI Punjab. He is currently the captain and wicketkeeper of the team.
Earlier Ravichandran Ashwin was the captain of this team. 28-year-old Rahul was asked a question regarding the Tittock video of Yuzvendra Chahal, a fan leg spinner.
On this, Rahul advised his fellow spinner. Rahul said, “I think they should keep googling on the field.”
A fan asked Rahul who is your favorite team in IPL, so he did not name Kings XI Punjab. Rahul named his old team RCB. Talking about his favorite moment while playing for Karnataka, he said, “Winning Ranji Trophy in 2013-14 season while playing for Karnataka was my favorite moment.”
Rahul was also given the responsibility of wicketkeeping in Team India recently Has been given. He did wicketkeeping against Australia and New Zealand.
Rahul was asked by a fan which bowler found the ball most difficult to catch while wicketkeeping. On this, Rahul took the name of Jaspreet Bumrah.
The Indian opener also mentioned Mahendra Singh Dhoni during this period. A fan asked how it felt when he got a test cap from Dhoni? On this, Rahul said that it was special to get the test cap from Dhoni. It was a special and emotional moment for me.
I never thought that I would get a chance to play in that series. Rahul made his debut against Australia in December 2014.