India batsman KL Rahul took to Twitter to share an image of him ingesting espresso, and declared his love for the drink, however followers on the microblogging web site had one thing else on their thoughts after they noticed the image. Twitter customers had been fast to remind the flamboyant right-hander of his look in filmmaker Karan Johar’s discuss present ‘Koffee With Karan’ in January 2019, which led to fines and a suspension for Rahul and all-rounder Hardik Pandya for his or her sexist feedback.

“Espresso>>” KL Rahul captioned his photograph, and followers had hilarious responses.

“Espresso>>>>> Koffee,” wrote one twitter consumer.

“Ha ha, lets name karan to brew one for you,” wrote one other.

“Rahul Akele Akele ? ? …” commented one other consumer, together with a photograph of Karan Johar.

“Please steer clear of Espresso,” suggested one consumer.

“The espresso with karan is costlier than your profession,” got here one other commentary.

KL Rahul had uploaded the identical image on Instagram as nicely, and there it was none apart from India captain Virat Kohli who teased him, albeit not on the identical subject.

“Cup ganda hai,” Kohli wrote on Rahul’s image.

Aside from being despatched again from a tour of Australia that KL Rahul and Hardik Pandya had been in the course of when the episode aired, the duo was later fined Rs 20 lakh every by the BCCI. Ombudsman D.Ok. Jain directed the gamers to pay Rs 1 lakh every to the widows of 10 constables in paramilitary forces who had misplaced their lives on responsibility.

Pandya and Rahul had been additionally requested to deposit Rs 10 lakh every within the fund created for the promotion of cricket for blind within the nation.

Nevertheless, KL Rahul recently said that his suspension on the time performed a serious position in him placing in a string of constant performances and cementing his place within the limited-overs squads for India.

“Loads of credit score for my constant efficiency goes to how in a different way I began considering after 2019. With this suspension and with all that occurred, I used to be tempted or I used to be in a method needed to be egocentric and play for myself, and I failed. So I advised myself I must exit and do what the staff needs me to do,” Rahul advised ‘India As we speak’.


“Everyone knows our careers usually are not too lengthy and I realised after 2019 that I most likely have an excellent 12 or 11 years left in me and I must dedicate all my time and vitality in direction of turning into a participant and staff man,” the 28-year-old trendy Karnataka batsman mentioned.

“That mind-shift actually helped and took loads of strain off me after I began specializing in eager to do higher for the staff and be part of champion groups and make a distinction within the sport,” Rahul added.

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