KL Rahul ODI Career [2023] – ICC Ranking, Runs, Centuries, Average & Highest Score

In this article, we will analyze KL Rahul ODI career, his ICC ranking, total runs, centuries, batting average and highest scores. KL Rahul full name is Kannur Lokesh Rahul, he was born on 18 April 1992 in Mangalore, India.

He is one of the best opening batsmen in the world. Rahul’s early performances showcased his immense talent and versatility as a batsman.

KL Rahul Profile:

Name Kannaur Lokesh Rahul
Date of Birth 18th April 1992
Birthplace Bangalore
Height 5′11″
Batting Style Right-handed batter
Playing Role Wicketkeeper-batter
Current Teams Team India, Lucknow team
Jersey Number 1

KL Rahul ODI Career:

ODI Debut 11 June 2016 v Zim
Matches 54
Innings 52
Runs 1986
200s 0
100s 5
50s 13
Average 45.14

KL Rahul’s ODI debut

KL Rahul made his ODI debut on 11 June 2016 against Zimbabwe. In his debut match, he played an unbeaten innings of 100*(115). After this match he came into public.

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KL Rahul ODI Run in 2023

In 2023 he played only 6 innings and scored 226 runs at an average of 56.5 and his best score is 75 runs including 2 fifties. He missed most of the ODIs due to injury. But he will be fit for the upcoming ICC ODI World Cup 2023.

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KL Rahul ODI Runs in 2022

The year 2022 turned out to be one of the worst years for KL Rahul, scoring 251 runs in 9 innings at an average of 27.9 including 2 fifties.

KL Rahul ODI Centuries

S.No Date Score Versus Venue
1. 11 June 2016 100* Zimbabwe Harare
2. 6 July 2019 111 Sri Lanka Leeds
3. 18 December 2019 102 West Indies Visakhapatnam
4. 11 February 2020 112 New Zealand Mount Maunganui
5. 26 March 2021 108 England Pune

KL Rahul highest ODI score

KL Rahul’s highest ODI score is 112 off 113 balls for the Indian cricket team against New Zealand at Mount Maunganui on February 11, 2020. But unfortunately India lost that match by 5 wickets.

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kl Rahul losing average

KL Rahul has an impressive ODI batting average of 45.14, which is considered the best in One Day International cricket.

KL Rahul Stats

Format M Inn Runs HS Avg SR 100 200 50
Test 47 81 2642 199 vs. Eng 33.44 51.64 7 0 13
ODI 54 52 1986 112 vs. NZ 45.14 88.57 5 0 13
T20I 72 68 2265 110* vs. WI 37.75 139.13 2 0 22

KL Rahul ICC ODI Rankings

KL Rahul’s current ICC ODI Rank is 46 with 554 points. His best ICC score was 657.

Frequently asked questions

How many ODI centuries has KL Rahul scored?

As of August 2023, KL Rahul has scored 5 centuries in his illustrious ODI career.

What is KL Rahul’s highest score in ODI cricket?

KL Rahul’s best ODI performance was 112 off 113 balls for the Indian cricket team against New Zealand.

What is KL Rahul’s ODI batting average?

KL Rahul’s ODI batting average is 45.14.

When did KL Rahul make his ODI debut?

KL Rahul made his ODI debut on 11 June 2016 against Zimbabwe.

What is KL Rahul ICC ODI Ranking?

KL Rahul is currently at the 46th position with 554 points in the ICC ODI rankings.

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