“This Is Our Life”: KL Rahul’s Emotional Take On Social Media Trolling
KL Rahul in motion throughout the India-Australia Test sequence© BCCI
It has been a tricky 12 months for KL Rahul because the India batter was trolled massively on social media following a disappointing outing within the Test sequence towards Australia. Rahul struggled to search out any kind as he may solely rating 37 runs in 2 matches and was later dropped forward of the third Test. While his kind did enhance within the ODIs, the dialog concerning his batting has continued and even his strike fee within the ongoing Indian Premier League (IPL) 2023 has been a subject of huge dialogue. It was not simply followers who took half in these conversations as numerous ex-cricketers additionally joined in.
In an episode of “The Ranveer Show” podcast, Rahul opened up about his experiences with trolling up to now 12 months and the way that affected him and his perspective in direction of cricket.
“That’s something that sometimes affects me and affects a lot of the other boys as well that when we athletes truly need support, people feel they can or have the power to comment or say what they want. Just see what that person is going through,” Rahul opened up on the podcast.
“None of us wants to perform badly. This is our life. This is all we do. Like I said, I don’t know anything else apart from cricket.”
“That’s the only thing I do. Why would anyone assume that I am not serious about my game or that I am not working hard enough? And unfortunately in sports, there is no connection. Like I said you can work hard, like I work hard but the result didn’t go my way,” he added.
Rahul was dominated out of the IPL 2023 after few matches attributable to an on-field damage.
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