IPL 2019: Young Riyan Parag is going from strength to strength ever since he made his IPL debut. He has been scoring runs and contributing with the ball as well. He has now become the youngest to score a fifty in IPL history. At the age of 17y-175d, he becomes the youngest. Earlier, he came close to getting a fifty but missed it on two occasions, but finally, it seems his moment has arrived. Parag brought up his fifty with a classical six over long on. Parag scored 50 off 49 balls and his innings was laced with two sixes and four fours. Also Read - Cricket: Rajasthan Royals' All-Rounder Ben Stokes Rules Out Playing In Rescheduled IPL 2021, Provides Injury Update
Here is how Twitter hailed the young 17-year-old who went past Prithvi Shaw to become the youngest to score an IPL fifty: Also Read - India’s Tour Of Sri Lanka: Shikhar Dhawan, Hardik Pandya Contenders To Lead The Side
Meanwhile, the Royals have posted 115 in their allotted 20 overs which does not look par at Feroz Shah Kotla. Mishra and Ishant were the pick of the bowlers as they scalped three wickets apiece.