KL Rahul Rare Record .. Unprecedented in 15 years of IPL history

Lucknow Super Giants captain KL Rahul has set a rare record in the IPL. KL Rahul, who scored 68 off 51 balls with the help of 3×4 and 4×6 in Wednesday night’s match against Kolkata Knight Riders, received the 500-run mark in the IPL 2022 season. KL Rahul also set another rare record in this series.

Lucknow won the toss and elected to bat first, scoring 210 not out. KL Rahul (68 not out: 3×4, 4×6 off 51 balls) put on an unbeaten 210 for the first wicket with opener Decock (140 not out: 10×4, 10×6 off 70 balls). Afterwards, the Kolkata team struggled till the last ball of the innings. The team lost to Lucknow by 2 runs. Lucknow team that won the match .. also qualified for the IPL 2022 playoffs.

KL Rahul has already played 14 matches in the latest season and scored 537 runs with a strike rate of 135.26. This includes two centuries as well as three half centuries. This is not the first time Rahul has scored over 500 in a single season. He has been scoring 500+ for five consecutive seasons since the IPL 2018 season. He scored 659 in 2018, 593 in 2019, 670 in 2020 (Orange Cap), 626 in 2021 and 537 * in 2022. KL Rahul has been the only player to score over 500 runs in five consecutive seasons in the last 15 years as the IPL has been running since 2008.