Tewatia and Parag handed a 5-wicket win to RR in opposition to SRH.
Sehwag additionally praised the Rajasthan boys on Twitter.
Rajasthan Royals’ (RR) middle-order batsmen Rahul Tewatia and Riyan Parag added an unbeaten 85-run stand for the six-wicket, additionally guided their workforce to a five-wicket win over Sunrisers Hyderabad (SRH) in recreation 26 of the Indian Premier League 2020 on Sunday.
RR had been 5 down for simply 78 in a modest chase of 159 when Tewatia got here out to bat. The 2 kids struggled to attain runs initially, and the scarcity of boundaries stored the asking price hovering. Nonetheless, each modified gears after 15th over of the match and put up the second-highest unbeaten sixth-wicket stand throughout a profitable run chase within the Indian Premier League (IPL) historical past.
With each Tewatia and Parag within the center, Rajasthan wanted eight runs off the ultimate over. The 2 collected six runs off the primary 4 balls after which Parag ended the sport by hammering a six on the fifth supply.
‘Take a bow boys’: Nushrratt Bharuccha
As quickly because the match ended, Bollywood actress Nushrratt Bharuccha took to Twitter to hail Tewatia and Parag.
Bharuccha, who’s an ardent cricket fan, lavished reward on the RR boys and wrote: “@rahultewatia02@ParagRiyan applause applause applause!! Take a bow boys! That’s the way you win again a match!! What a deal with! @rajasthanroyals.”
Former Indian cricketer Virender Sehwag additionally hailed ‘Lord Tewatia’. In his personal distinctive model, Viru showered reward on the left-handed batsman and applauded younger Parag.
“Tewatia ek Kranti hai, Bowleron ki shaanti hai. Tewatia ek Baan hai, Rajasthan ke liye Tewatia hello Praan hai.
All hail Lord Tewatia! What a win this. Unbelievable fightback by younger Riyan Parag and Tewatia. Nice win for Rajasthan,” he tweeted.
Tewatia ek Kranti hai, Bowleron ki shaanti hai. Tewatia ek Baan hai, Rajasthan ke liye Tewatia hello Praan hai.
All hail Lord Tewatia!
— Virender Sehwag (@virendersehwag) October 11, 2020
Tewatia had performed a defining knock in opposition to Kings XI Punjab earlier within the event that guided Royals’ to the highest run-chase within the historical past of the IPL.