KL Rahul, made ODI debut with hundred. Rahul made unbitten 100 in his first ODI cricket match against Zimbabwe. Rahul batted through the innings to hit an unbeaten 100 in 115 balls including 7 boundaries and six helped India won over Zimbabwe by 9-wicket. Three Indian Yuzvendra Chahal, Karun Nair and KL Rahul made their debut against Zimbabze. Rahul is the 1st Indian and only the 11th player in ODIs to score a ton on debut. He completed his hundred with a six. Rahul opened the inning with Karun Nair, Karun made just 9. After Karun dismissal , Rahul and Ambati played till won the match. Ambati remained unbeaten on 62.
Grab the opportunity and became the first Indian to hit a hundred on his debut. Before Rahul, Robin Uthappa, hold the record of highest ODI score on debut. Uthappa made his debut against England in 2006 and scored 86 runs in the match. After a very good IPL session, Rahul Lokesh selected in ODI team for Zimbabwe tour.