Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy: Baroda, Tamil Nadu maintain winning run; Punjab ease past Jammu and Kashmir
Baroda and Tamil Nadu registered victories over Maharashtra and Hyderabad respectively, while an all-round performance from Riyan Parag setup an upset victory for Assam over Bengal.
Sunday's victory was the spark Rajasthan Royals needed to put their patchy campaign back on track though they still need a find a way to not lose too many wickets in powerplay.
IPL 2020: ‘Knew I could pull it off if I took the game deep,’ says Rahul Tewatia after RR’s thrilling win over SRH
Tewatia helped the Rajasthan Royals (RR) eke out a five-wicket victory against Sunrisers Hyderabad (SRH) with a 28-ball 45 not out to snap their four-match losing streak in the IPL.
IPL 2020: Rahul Tewatia, Riyan Parag snap RR's four-match losing streak with five-wicket win over SRH
With two needed off two balls, Parag hit Khaleel Ahmed for a six over extra cover and broke into an impromptu 'Bihu jig'. They added 85 runs for the sixth wicket in eight overs when their illustrious international stars flattered to deceive.
Steve Smith's art of leaving deliveries is not for ones who are searching for aesthetics but the former Australian captain allowed a young Riyan Parag to take a sneak peek into his unorthodox technique during the last IPL which helped the teenager while playing Ranji Trophy.
ICC U-19 World Cup 2020: From Prithvi Shaw to Shivam Mavi, a look at how 2018 title winning squad has progressed since
Here we look at each member of the victorious India squad for ICC U-19 World Cup in 2018 and summarise their progress across various levels of competitive cricket since then.
IPL 2020 Auction: Delhi plug their holes successfully with foreign recruits; Rajasthan stay thin in pace department
Given their depth of Indian cricketers, Delhi went about drafting in top-quality overseas cricketers to fill the middle order and fast-bowling slots
Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy: Aditya Tare, Prithvi Shaw's fifties lead Mumbai to big win against Assam; Pondicherry beats Bengal
Prithvi Shaw made a splendid return to competitive cricket after serving a doping ban, hitting a 39-ball 63 to guide Mumbai to a 83-run win over Assam
Assam Cricket Association secretary Devajit Lon Saikia confirmed that the ACA has also approved the Royals' request to set up a cricket academy in the state which will be the third Royals academy.
IPL 2019: From Riyan Parag to Rahul Chahar, top five young guns from 12th edition of Indian Premier League
IPL has always proven to be a breeding ground for upcoming stars of the game and it was no different this season as several young players left their marks on the vast landscape of the T20 league.
IPL 2019: Former England medium pacer Dominic Cork touts Royal Challengers Bangalore's Navdeep Saini as Indian team's 'future'
Navdeep Saini picked up 11 wickets for the Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) from 13 matches and was their second best bowler after spinner Yuzvendra Chahal
IPL 2019, DC vs RR: Young Riyan Parag wants to utilise U-19 WC, IPL experiences to break into Indian team
The youngest player to score a half-century in the history of IPL, Riyan Parag considers his experiences with Rajasthan Royals and the U-19 World Cup as small steps towards achieving his main goal of breaking into the Indian senior team one day.
IPL 2019, DC vs RR Match Preview: Delhi aim for win in pursuit of top two finish, Rajasthan look for survival
DC will be without current Purple Cap holder Kagiso Rabada, who missed the CSK game due to a back niggle, and has been asked to return back to South Africa by its cricket board as a precautionary measure.
IPL 2019's lighter side, Week 6: A Turner for the worse, Rash from Khan and Parag's breath of fresh air
Ashton Turner's hat-trick of ducks, AB de Villiers no-look six against KXIP, Rashid Khan's attempt to intimidate Shane Watson, and more in this week's lighter side of IPL 2019.
RR vs SRH, Highlights and Match Recap, IPL 2019, Full Cricket Score: Samson guides Royals to 7-wicket win
Rajasthan Royals vs Sunrisers Hyderabad IPL 2019 Match 45 Live Updates: That's it! Samson hits this short ball to deep mid-wicket boundary and Rajasthan cruise to victory by 7 wickets! Samson goes unbeaten on 48 off 32 balls. RR have reached their five balls in hand. A lot of highs for them. They are still in the hunt.
IPL 2019: Teenager Riyan Parag manages studies, injuries perfectly to thrive successfully in 'deeper end'
While most youngsters will relish every second they get to spend in the company of the likes of Ajinkya Rahane, Ben Stokes and Steve Smith, Riyan Parag had to take a few days off as he flew back to Guwahati on the days he had exams. He missed three papers, which clashed with the beginning of the IPL, but on Thursday, in front of thousands, he passed a sterner test.
Riyan Parag, Varun Aaron shine in Rajasthan Royals' victory as Kolkata Knight Riders suffer six consecutive defeat
Take a look at some of the best photos from the Indian Premier League match between Kolkata Knight Riders and Rajasthan Royals
LISTEN: Full script of Episode 192 of Spodcast where we discuss RR's win over KKR, Indian shooters' show at ISSF World Cup and more
Here's the full script of Episode 192 where we talk about Rajasthan Royals' thrilling win over Kolkata, teenagers winning gold at ISSF World Cup, boxers Amit Panghal and Kavinder Singh Bisht's brilliant show and more.
Firstpost Spodcast Episode 192: Riyan Parag leads dramatic fightback for RR, Manu Bhaker, Saurabh Chaudhary win gold and more
In today's episode, we talk about Rajasthan Royals' thrilling win over Kolkata, teenagers winning gold at ISSF World Cup, boxers Amit Panghal and Kavinder Singh Bisht's brilliant show and more.
IPL 2019, KKR vs RR: Kolkata Knight Riders captain Dinesh Karthik believes his team will bounce back stronger
The World Cup-bound Karthik regained his batting form with an unbeaten 97 off 50 balls, helping KKR recover from 49 for 3 to a challenging 176 against Rajasthan Royals here on Thursday night.