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Gambhir put Rahul ahead of Virat-Rohit

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KL Rahul, image credit: dnaindia.com

 KL Rahul has batted vigorously in the IPL. He has captained the innings in almost every match. Though Punjab Kings could not make it to the play-offs, KL Rahul's batting impressed everyone. This time, Gautam Gambhir has put KL Rahul ahead of Virat Kohli and Rohit Sharma in terms of batting skills. He made the remarks after watching KL Rahul's unbeaten 96 against Chennai Super Kings. Also read: 5 Expensive Players Who Can Be Unsold In IPL 2022 Mega Auction

In a recent interview with an agency, Gautam Gambhir said that KL Rahul has more power than Virat Kohli and Rohit Sharma. He said, ‘If KL Rahul can bat like this, then why doesn’t he always bat? If he can bat like this, then his charisma is much more than Virat Kohli and Rohit Sharma. I am not judging by watching a match of KL Rahul. He has this quality. Rahul has more shots than any other batsman in India. He has shown that. I'll tell him, play more. Show your power not only to India but to the world. When people talk about Rohit Sharma, Virat Kohli, people talk more about KL Rahul.' Also Read: IPL 2022 Mega Auction: 6 bowlers who can be sold at the highest price in Mega Auction

Rahul's performance in Daputa did not work for Punjab Kings. Punjab Kings could not reach the playoffs this year as in previous years. They finished the IPL campaign with 12 points in 14 matches. KL Rahul has scored 628 runs in 13 matches. He is currently the highest run-getter in the IPL. But one can snatch his orange hat from Faf du Plessis, Rituraj Gaikwad, or Shikhar Dhawan. Because they will play in the playoffs. Also Read: 5 New Rules of IPL 2022 Will Make The IPL More Interesting

Gambhir thinks that if KL Rahul could have played this game in every match, Punjab Kings could have gone to the playoffs. Gambhir thinks the reason is that it was not possible due to the pressure of the captaincy. However, he advised thinking about this issue. Also Read: 10 teams in ipl 2022 |Two New Teams Announcement Date | Which two teams have a chance

With this, the Punjab franchise could not qualify for the playoffs seven times in a row. Alumni have repeatedly questioned the formation of the Punjab team in the current IPL. Many people think that the first XI is the reason for the defeat of the Punjab Kings. Also Read: IPL 2022: Rules of Mega Auction