KL Rahul has certainly emerged as one of the rising stars in international cricket. The year 2019 turned out to be a very successful year for the Karnataka opener from the perspective of the game. He has attracted the spotlight with his stellar performances but one thing that cannot be taken away is his stories for having link-ups with the Bollywood divas.
The Karnataka opener has become one of the mainstays in Team India. When it comes to limited-overs format, he is arguably one of the best young openers in the country, who has tasted a lot of success playing for different teams in T20s and ODIs. Now, he is looked down as the future of Indian cricket, who holds a caliber to open the innings for the national side on a regular basis.
It is well known that there is always some connection between cricketers and Bollywood actresses. And, KL Rahul is no different, as he in in his short career has hogged the limelight for having relations with some of the high profile Bollywood actresses. The 27-year-old’s stellar performances for Team India have always attracted the sight of the media but his relationship status has also been the talk of the town in the recent past. And, it is quite obvious for a player, who is a charismatic personality.
Here are the actresses names and rumored girlfriends of KL Rahul:
1. Akansha Ranjan Kapoor
Bollywood actress Akansha Ranjan Kapoor has worked in a couple of super hit movies like Batti Gul Meter Chalu, and Wedding Pullav. In the past year, the Indian actress attracted the limelight after she shared a still with KL Rahul on the social media platform.
She also gave a heartwarming caption to her post that read, “n I’m so good with that.”. And that post suddenly triggered the rumours of Indian diva having a relationship with the Indian cricketer.
There was a strong buzz over their names in the media for a few months. But, soon KL Rahul put a full stop over the claims that were being made in the media during an interview. The Indian cricketer opened up saying that he is just focussed on improving his game and he is just looking forward to playing for Team India.
2. Niddhi Agerwal
Munna Michael famed Nidhhi Agerwal and KL Rahul used to spend a lot of time together. But, the rumors about both dating each other broke into media when a fan page of the cricketer shared a picture of Niddhi and Rahul on Instagram as they were spotted together at a cafe in Mumbai.
Also, Indian actress accepted the fact that she went for dinner with KL Rahul as they know each other from their college days. Later on, KL Rahul cleared the rumours saying that they are just good friends as they know each other for long.
He also looked quite irritated over the rumors of him dating Niddhi due to which he questioned the fans and media saying, “Can’t a guy and girl be friends, is it so hard?. So, another gossip about the Karnataka opener came to its end.
3. Sonam Bajwa
Sonam Bajwa is one of the top-rated actresses in the Punjabi movie industry. She has also worked with Hindi cinema. The buzz of their love story hit the spotlight when they were spotted in a heartwarming conversation on social media. The instance happened when the cute actress shared a still on social media with a caption that read, “Watching sunset and thinking of you.”
Soon, the Indian opener came with a pleasant but a flirty reply saying, “He is just a call, away @Sonam Bajwa.”. This comment from Rahul ran down a mill of rumors between the media as there were strong reports that they were dating each other.
He had also responded with strange emojis over the post of Sonam Bajwa that read, “Date Tonight.”. However, nothing much cooked between the two and the story went down to vain without getting much-needed hype.
4. Sonal Chauhan
Sonal Chauhan made her debut in Bollywood back in 2008 from Jannat. Her chemistry with Emran Hashmi received lots of praise from across the globe. She is still recognized as the Jannat girl, who worked in several other movies like Paltan, 3G, etc. Sonal hogged the spotlight when the rumors of her dating KL Rahul started taking rounds in the media.
It all happened when India was on a tour of England back in 2018. At that time Rahul was working hard to get his berth reserved in the national team. And, ahead of the series opener against the Three Lions, Sonal took to her Twitter handle and wrote that she was extremely happy to watch the Karnataka opener back in the team.
Her tweet read, “Feel sorry for @dineshkarthik who hasn’t yet got a game on this tour but how do you possibly leave out any of the current playing XI? Especially happy to see @klrahul11 playing. he’s too talented to ignore for long!.”
Soon after that the gossip mill about their linkups rundown in the media. But, later on, in an interview, Sonal Chauhan cleared all the air in an interview saying that she is not dating KL Rahul. And, that cleared all the air about the two dating each other came saw its end.
5. Athiya Shetty
The latest actress to be listed as the rumoured girlfriend of KL Rahul is Athiya Shetty. She is the daughter of Bollywood superstar Suniel Shetty. The 27-year-old actress has worked in a couple of movies in the past but she is still due to give a blockbuster to Indian cinema. However, her name is already in the vigilance of the media.
Rahul and Athiya are quite close friends, who never hesitate to share some happening pictures for their fans. Even they went on short vacations to Thailand and were snapped by paparazzi at the airport while returning from holidays. Moreover, Athiya’s father had recently said that he loves his daughter and the person she is dating in an interview given to Economic Times.
But, the couple has not opened up publicly on their relationship status. And, the interesting thing is to watch if there is anything true or not in the stories of romance between the Indian cricketer and Bollywood actress.
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