KL Rahul discusses social media criticism, stating it was a difficult time

In the ICC World Cup 2023, India faced early troubles against Australia but was rescued by a partnership between Virat Kohli and KL Rahul.

KL Rahul, who had been struggling with his form, played a crucial role with an unbeaten 97* in the match.

Rahul revealed that he had faced intense criticism on social media during his rough patch, even when his performance wasn't exceptionally poor.

He discussed a challenging phase when he got injured during the Indian Premier League (IPL), putting his participation in the 2023 World Cup at risk.

Despite the setbacks, Rahul remained positive and motivated to return to competitive cricket and represent India in the World Cup.

He mentioned his preparation for wicketkeeping in anticipation of the tournament.

Rahul's determination to win the World Cup served as a driving force to overcome the difficulties and setbacks he faced.

He expressed the significance of playing in a World Cup, especially a home World Cup, and how special it was for him and his team.

Rahul emphasized the motivation and hard work that fueled his comeback and pursuit of World Cup victory.