KL Rahul has been under hot water ever since the start of the ongoing T20 World Cup 2022.

In his first three matches, the India opener has only scored 22 runs.

It was his cautious demeanour in crucial situations that put India on the back foot against potent bowling attacks.

The 30-year-old has often demonstrated the destruction he can wreak when in top form.

But Rahul has a tendency to withdraw whenever a significant event or game occurs.

Similar to their previous matches in the competition, India may soon face some straightforward opponents.

But their unwavering confidence in KL Rahul at the top of the order may backfire as the T20 World Cup.

Here are three points for why KL Rahul should be benched for the remaining games by Rohit Sharma and Rahul Dravid.

T20 cricket requires batsmen to take advantage of the powerplay.

KL Rahul's cautious batting style early on puts too much pressure on the captain Rohit Sharma.