Wicket-keeping will not be his major job however of late KL Rahul has began to benefit from the process within the limited-overs format and handpicked Jasprit Bumrah because the hardest bowler to face as much as.
“Completely having fun with wicket-keeping. The hardest bowler to maintain to is @Jaspritbumrah93,” Rahul mentioned in a ‘Q&A’ session on his Twitter deal with on Sunday.
The 28-year-old right-handed batsman, who has performed 36 Assessments, 32 ODIS and 42 T20Is , began protecting wickets from the limited-overs dwelling sequence towards Australia and later went on to don the gloves throughout the tour of New Zealand.
Rahul additionally mentioned that the 2016 Indian Premier League (IPL) with the Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) was a “career-defining season” for him.
“It is acquired to be the 2016 season with RCB which was a career-defining season for me as individuals noticed the potential in me in white ball cricket,” mentioned Rahul when requested about his favorite IPL second.
Rahul, who has shared the dressing room with Chris Gayle in RCB, described the swashbuckling West Indian batsman as a sensible cricketer.
“As a batting associate he’s wonderful. I met @henrygayle first after I was with RCB. The most effective conversations I had with Chris are on the pitch. He is a great cricketer and plans his sport lot. He’s nice to have within the crew and may be very pleasant with children as effectively,” he mentioned.
The Karnataka batsman, who made his Check debut towards Australia in December 2014 at Melbourne, additionally mentioned that it was a particular feeling to get his Check cap from Mahendra Singh Dhoni.
“It was a particular and emotional second for me. I by no means thought I might get an opportunity to play within the sequence and it was a particular feeling to get that cap from MS Dhoni,” Rahul mentioned.