Riyan Parag Becomes Youngest Player to Score Fifty in IPL History, Breaks Sanju Samson & Prithvi Shaw's Record
Riyan Parag of Rajasthan Royals. File Image. (Photo Credits: IANS)

Riyan Parag of Rajasthan Royals (RR) became the youngest player in the history of the Indian Premier League (IPL) to score a fifty in an IPL game. The previous record for the fastest 50 in an IPL was held by Sanju Samson and Prithvi Shaw. Both Samson and Shaw had scored fifty at 18 years, 169 days. DC vs RR, Live Cricket Score of IPL 2019.

However, Ryan Parag created a new record by scoring his maiden IPL fifty at just 17 years, 175 days against Delhi Capitals in Match number 53 of IPL 2019. Batting first, the Rajasthan Royals managed a paltry score of 115/9 in the alloted 20 overs. The Rajasthan Royals got off to a really bad start as they four of their batsmen in the Powerplay - first six overs itself. Rajasthan Royals vs Delhi Capitals Live Cricket Score 53th T20 Match.

Parag was the only constant in the innings. He scored a fifty off 49 balls with the help of four 4s and two 6s. This is a must win game for the Rajasthan Royals (RR).

Delhi Capitals Paying XI: Prithvi Shaw, Shikhar Dhawan, Shreyas Iyer (Capt), Rishabh Pant, Colin Ingram, Axar Patel, Sherfane Rutherford, Keemo Paul, Ishant Sharma, Amit Mishra, Trent Boult.

Rajasthan Royals Playing XI: Sanju Samson, Liam Livingstone, Ajinkya Rahane (Capt), Riyan Parag, Stuart Binny, K Gowtham, Mahipal Lomror, Shreyas Gopal, Varun Aaron, Oshane Thomas, Ish Sodhi.