KL Rahul is missing IPL badly this year because he was supposed to be the captain of Kings XI Punjab (KXIP). It was the first in KL Rahul’s career where he could lead a team by being a captain but due to the deadly coronavirus, IPL 2020 has been postponed.
It should be noted that IPL was supposed to happen on March 29 this year but BCCI decided to cancel the tournament after government-imposed nationwide lockdown to curb the spread of COVID-19 in the country. In the 2020 IPL, KL Rahul was appointed to be the captain of Kings XI Punjab.
KL Rahul says he’s missing IPL badly this year, know why?
BCCI has not announced the fresh dates for IPL this year as the cases are increasing day by day but will host the tournament soon after ICC decides the final dates of the T20 World Cup. Currently, the T20 World Cup has been fixed in October in Australia.
In a recent interview, KL Rahul expressed how badly he waiting for IPL as he will be leading the team for the first time and names of many good players have come including Chris Gayle, Glenn Maxwell, and others.
Talking about Kings XI Punjab, it is one of the worst IPL teams as it has not progressed after 2014. KL Rahul is hoping to improve the team’s performance by his leadership which can also lead them to win the IPL match this time.