KL Rahul shines in Safi Darashah Tournament
KL Rahul smashed an unbeaten 143 to give KSCA XI their second outright victory in the ongoing Safi Darashah All India Tournament on Wednesday. Chasing a target of 282 against Rajasthan CA, the KSCA XI openers got off to a steady start before eventually completing the chase with 70 overs still left. The defending champions registered an 8-wicket win, thereby qualifying for the semi-final from Zone ‘A’.
KSCA XI’s first outright win came against Goa CA, wherein Rahul was once again in limelight for his stunning innings of 162 (204B, 22x4, 3x6) on the opening day of the match.The youngster has often contributed with vital runs for his team,as he did against Jharkhand CA with a fine knock of 68.Rahul,who was part of the Indian U-19 side in the 2010 U-19 World Cup,will be touring Singapore with the U-23 side later this month.