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| On May 11, 2022 1:59 PM IST

KL Rahul Family, Father, Mother, Siblings, Wife, In-laws

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KL Rahul is one of the mainstays of Indian national cricket team. The prolific right-handed batter plays for Karnataka in domestic cricket. He is presently the captain of the new franchise, Lucknow Super Giants, in the 15th edition of the Indian Premier League (IPL).

Father KN Lokesh
Mother Rajeshwari
Wife Athiya Shetty (girlfriend)
Sister Bhavna

KL Rahul Family

KL Rahul was born to KN Lokesh and Rajeshwari in Kananur, Magadi Taluk. KN Lokesh, his father, is a professor in the Civil Engineering department and former director at the National Institute of Technology Karnataka (NITK). His mother, Rajeshwari, was a professor at Mangalore University.

KL Rahul also has a younger sister named Bhavna. Although, there is not much information available about Bhavna’s professional background.

KL Rahul Childhood

KL Rahul was born on 18th April 1992 in Kananur, Magadi Taluk. Rahul is known to have grown up in Mangalore, where he went to high school at NITK English Medium School. He then went to pre-university at St. Aloysius College. It is known that Rahul began his training in cricket at an early age of 10 years. At the age of 12, Rahul started playing for Bangalore United Club and his club in Mangalore as well.

Rahul then moved to Bangalore to pursue his cricket career and joined Bhagawan Mahaveer Jain College, from where he completed his graduation. Rahul represented India at the U19 Cricket World Cup in 2010 and made his first-class debut for Karnataka in the same year.

KL Rahul In Laws

KL Rahul is yet to be married. However, the stylish cricketer is known to be dating Bollywood actress Athiya Shetty. Athiya’s father, KL Rahul’s to-be father-in-law, Sunil Shetty, is a popular name in the Indian film industry.

Sunil Shetty is an Indian actor, film producer, television personality and entrepreneur. He has featured in almost close to hundred films in his acting career. Sunil Shetty’s wife, KL Rahul’s to-be mother-in-law, Mana Shetty, is a well-known Indian businesswoman. She owns a luxury décor and gift items lifestyle store named R-House in Mumbai. She also has a real-estate project S2 and is also associated with the ‘Save the Children India’ NGO. Additionally, she also runs a clothing brand named “Mana and Isha” with her sister.

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