|Sport||Cricket, Men’s Cricket|
|Role||All-rounder (Left handed Batsman, Right arm Leg Spinner)|
|Level||State, League T20, National|
|Teams||India, Rajasthan Royals, Haryana, Delhi Capitals, Kings XI Punjab|
|Date Of Birth||May 20, 1993|
|Place Of Birth||Sihi, Haryana, India|
|Father||Krishan Pal Tewatia|
|Spouse/Girlfriend||Ridhi Pannu (TBC)|
|Nickname||Sir Tewatia (given by Aakash Chopra)|
Who is Rahul Tewatia?
Rahul Tewatia is an Indian Cricketer, an all rounder who bowls right arm leg spin and bats left handed. The All-rounder was born in Haryana and plays for his home state in Domestic Cricket. Rahul has featured in the cash-rich Indian Premier League and has played for different franchises like Rajasthan Royals, Delhi Daredevils, Kings XI Punjab.
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Things to Know about Him:
Rahul came into Indian Premier League in 2014 when Rajasthan Royals bought him for INR 10 Lacs. He played for the franchise for two seasons.
In 2017, Kings XI Punjab (Now Punjab Kings) bought him during the auctions for INR 25 Lacs. He would play for the franchise for this season only.
In 2018, he was again released by his franchise, this time newly revamped Delhi Capitals bought him for INR 3 Crores. Rahul Tewatia featured for the franchise for 2018 & 2019 seasons.
In 2019, he was traded to Rajasthan Royals at INR 3 Crores.
In 2020, Rahul scored 255 runs and took 10 wickets for the Pink City based franchise as he would be among the stars of the bottom placed team in the points table of the season.
On September 27, 2020, he starred in Rajasthan Royals’ “highest successful chase in Indian Premier League history”, when his 53 runs of 31 balls helped his team chase down 224 runs’ target against Kings XI Punjab (now Punjab Kings). During this innings, he hit five sixes off an over off the bowling of Sheldon Cottrell.
On February 3, 2021, Rahul Tewatia got engaged to his girlfriend Ridhi Pannu in a private ceremony.