Riyan Parag Das Biography, Age, Height, Family, Dhoni connection & Facts

Riyan Parag Biography – An Assamese wonder cricketer who got selected in the under-19 team at the age of 12. At the age of 13, he played for under-19s!

Riyan Parag was born on November 10, 2001, in Guwahati, Assam. His father Parag Das is a former state-level cricketer. His mother, Mithoo Barooah Das is a former National Swimmer.

He has a sister named Anita Pandey.

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Riyan Parag Das Biography :

Riyan Parag's Profile
Personal Life
Full NameRiyan Parag Das
NicknameNot Known
Date of BirthNovember 10, 2001
Age18 years (in 2020)
NationalityIndian
ReligionHindu
Zodiac/Sun SignScorpio
HometownGuwahati, Assam
SchoolSouth Point School, Guwahati
CollegeNot Available
Physical Stats
Height6 ft. 0"
(183 cm) approx.
Weight70 Kg
(154 lbs) approx.
Hair ColorBlack
Eye ColorBlack
Family & Relationships
Father

Occupation
Parag Das

Coach (Former State-level Cricketer )
Mother

Occupation
Mithoo Barooah Das

Swimmer
SiblingsAnita Pandey (Sister)
Marital StatusUnmarried
GirlfriendNot Known
Career
ProfessionCricketer
Coach/MentorParag Das
Playing RoleBatsman-All-rounder
Batting StyleRight Handed Batsman
Bowling StyleRight-Arm Leg Break
Major TeamsIndia(U19), Assam (Under 16 & 19), Rajasthan Royals
International
(ODI) U19 Debut
vs Bangladesh , Malaysia (November, 2017)
International
(Test) U19 Debut
vs England , England (July, 2017)
IPL Debutvs Chennai Super Kings (April, 2019)
First-Class DebutAssam vs Hyderabad , Guwahati (November, 2017)
List-A DebutAssam vs Railways , Delhi (March, 2017)
T-20 DebutAssam vs Jharkhand , Kolkata (January, 2017)

Cricket Career of Parag:

  • 2016-17 season went impressive for him, including a score of 202* in one of the matches.
  • Parag holds a record of the fastest half-century in the Youth Test.
  • Later, in the under-19 Challenger Trophy, he scored 207 runs in just 4 innings.

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  • At the age of 16, Parag got selected for the under-19 world cup and also played an important role in the victory of the cup.
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  • Later, when he was 17 years old, Rajasthan Royals signed him for the IPL 2019. He remains the part of RR for the 2020 IPL.

Cricket Stats:

Cricket Stats:
Batting Stats:
MatchesInningsRunsH.S.Avg.100s/50s
First-Class132165912331.381/4
List-A24225418225.760/3
T20s413381777*28.170/7
Bowling Stats:
MatchesInningsWktsAvg.EconomyBest Bowling
(Match)
First-Class13191443.004.096/142
List-A24202230.725.044/27
T20s41291633.507.173/30

Facts about Riyan Parag Das:

  • Riyan’s father Mr. Parag Das was a former Ranji player.
  • He got selected for  India’s U-19 Asia Cup squad and two tests for the U-19 team in England.
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Riyan Parag with his family
  • Parag’s mother  Mrs.Mithu Baruah was a national record holder swimmer.
  • Mrs.Mithu Baruah had represented India at Asian Championships and SAF Games.
  • Parag’s love for Soft Toys:
    • Parag is very fond of soft toys.
    • He also loves to keep the soft toys with him while traveling.

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    • Parag  revealed the names of his toys and I quote “There are two boys and two girls – Sydney and Maira are the two girls, Oscar and Leo are the boys.”
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Riyan Parag & MS Dhoni connection:

  • When MS Dhoni his international debut, Parag was just 3 years old.
  • Riyan Parag got the chance to play against Dhoni on his IPL debut.
  • He once got a chance to get a pic with MS Dhoni, when he himself was a 6-year old kid.
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Riyan Parag and MS Dhoni
  • He gets caught behind by Dhoni on his first IPL match.
  • Parag also got the chance to bowl against Dhoni on his debut IPL match.

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