For a batsman who was struggling across formats a few months ago, it has been a tremendous comeback.
All the statistical highlights from India’s 6-wicket win against New Zealand in the Auckland T20I.
KL Rahul donned the gloves for India with ease and didn't miss many chances.
Earlier, Williamson, Taylor and Munro scored half-centuries to propel New Zealand to 203.
India continue to back KL Rahul as a wicketkeeper.
Under Ashwin’s leadership, Kings XI Punjab managed to finish seventh and sixth in 2018 and 2019 IPL seasons respectively.
The first game of the five-match T20I series will be played at Eden Park in Auckland.
Rahul had to also keep the wickets in all the three games against Australia after Rishabh Pant suffered a concussion.
India is set to lock horns against New Zealand in the first T20I on Friday.
Shastri and Kohli were mightily impressed by KL Rahul performing dual duties of keeping wickets and opening the innings as well.