Rahul Shukla is an upcoming cricketer born on 28th August 1990. He is from Jharkhand,India. Rahul Shukla has special cricketing skills, which Indian Cricket team lack that is Genuine fast bowling. Rahul Shukla hails from the land of current Indian cricket Captain Mahinder Singh Dhoni.
Rahul Shukla made his first class debut for Jharkhand in 2009 against tripura after that he was given few and far chance to play for Jharkand. in this year 2013 t 20 tournament he performed well for Jharkhand and Rajsthan Royals Scouts picked him up for 6th edition of IPL. He was selected along with Harmeet singh and Sachin Baby.
Rajasthan Royals always tend to give chance to young and budding cricketers with opportunity to play for there team. So Rahul debut for RR in the first match this season against DD he bowled an impressive spell by taking one wicket in his 4 overs by giving 27 runs.
But in the second match against Kolkota Night riders he got real praise as he gained confidence and bowled quick reaching the speeds of 146 km with consistently bowling in mid 140 km per hour. He took two important wickets of Bisla and Kallisin the match which eventually helped Royals defeat KKR.
With the interview with official ipl website he quoted Wicket of Kallis is most important wicket of his life and said he likes to bowl fast, can bowl good slower delivery and yorker.
Lets hope young Rahul gains more confidence and bowls more quicker and some day plays for India.