Shikhar Dhawan and Virat Kohli scored centuries in the first innings against Sri Lanka in Galle, and to follow that up, in Colombo, its young KL Rahul who reached the triple figure mark for India on the first day of the second test.But how much do you really know about the 23-year-old wicketkeeper-batsman from Karnataka?Here’s five cool things you need to know about KL Rahul.1. 61 v Punjab on First-Class DebutKL Rahul, who considers his namesake Rahul Dravid his role model, made his debut for Karnataka as a young 18-year-old.To make the occasion a little extra special, the batsman scored a half-century in the match against Punjab in November 2010. 2. Test DebutAfter a string of solid domestic outings, young Lokesh Rahul finally got a game in India’s tour of Australia late last year.The boxing-day test was his first match in the country’s whites, though he did not have the most ideal of starts - scoring just 3 and 1 in the two innings in Melbourne.3. Maiden Test CenturyIt however did not take long for Rahul to find his footing under the Aussie sun.After being promoted to the opening slot in the fourth Test of the series in Sydney, Rahul scored his maiden Test century in only his second outing for the country. He finished with a score of 110.4. 337 v Uttar PradeshAfter returning from Australia, Rahul got right back into the domestic circuit.Playing against Uttar Pradesh in Bangalore, he scored a massive 337 runs, becoming the first Karnataka player to score a triple century in the Ranji Trophy.5. A Sunriser in The IPLA regular on the domestic circuit, Rahul’s 250 runs in the 2013 Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy(India’s premier T20 tournament) earned him his first IPL contract in 2013.He played his first season for the Royal Challengers Bangalore and scored 20 runs in his 5 matches. The Sunrisers Hyderabad picked him up in the 2014 auction and he returned the favor, scoring 166 in 11 matches.This year round, in his 9 matches for Hyderabad, Rahul scored a total of 142 runs. We'll get through this! Meanwhile, here's all you need to know about the Coronavirus outbreak to keep yourself safe, informed, and updated. The Quint is now available on Telegram & WhatsApp too, Click here to join.