new Delhi: KL Rahul has always been known to play his fiery innings. Indian team vice-captain KL Rahul has revealed a big thing that how his mother kept a secret hidden from him for 27 years. Now KL Rahul has lifted the curtain from that secret.
KL Rahul opened the secret
India’s vice-captain KL Rahul has revealed how his mother named him ‘Rahul’ as the name was derived from the on-screen characters played by Bollywood star Shah Rukh Khan. Rahul, the captain of the new IPL franchise Lucknow Super Giants (LSG), revealed an interesting story about his name, which is a common name in Indian households. Rahul said, ‘My mother’s story about my name was that She was a big fan of Shahrukh Khan and acted as Rahul in many films in the 90s. Hence, I was named Rahul.
mother told a lie
29-year-old batsman KL Rahul said that he found out about this and understood that his mother had lied to him. He said, ‘When I asked him about the name, my mother said, ‘Something like this.. who cares now.’ However, according to Rahul’s father, there is another story behind his name. The LSG captain said that his father has been a big fan of Sunil Gavaskar. Since Gavaskar had named his son Rohan, my father also wanted to name his son ‘Rohan’. Rahul said that his father mistook Rohan as Rahul and gave him the wrong name.
adept at batting
In the last few years, KL Rahul has won the hearts of everyone with his brilliant batting. Every arrow is present in his quiver, which can destroy the opponent’s bowling. He is famous for batting at the crease. He always plays big innings. He has won many matches for Team India on his own. He plays for India in all three formats. He has carved a niche for himself in the hearts of the audience.