The 26th match, RR vs SRH, of IPL held at Dubai International Stadium provided a nail-biting experience to the viewers.
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RR had to make things respectable for them in the on-going season by getting two valuable points, and they remained successful in their intentions.
Chasing SRH’s 158 was not easier for the Royals the opening order of Rajasthan collapsed before Khaleel Ahmed as he stunned batters with his pace attack. Due to continuous fall of wickets, RR struggled a lot but at the end of the day, Rajasthan grabbed a stylish victory by five wickets. The heroics by Tewatia (45 off 28) and Parag (42 off 26) turned the course of the game completely towards the end.
The game was much in SRH’s favour until the heroics by Rahul Tewatia and Riyan Parag began. However, the peculiar dance move by the young batsman after hitting the winning six was one of the golden moment in the game. The winning celebration by the Riyan Parag goes viral on social media.
Parag took off his helmet and gave a glimpse of the beautiful Bihu dance. The traditional dance form is famous from the state of Assam, and Parag is a native from Assam. Earlier in the match, Rashid Khan’s over made the game in favour of Royals. Tewatia smashed Khan for three consecutive boundaries.