Riyan Parag (born 10 November 2001) is an Indian cricketer. He made his Twenty20 debut for Assam in the 2016–17 Inter State Twenty-20 Tournament on 29 January 2017. In October 2017 he was named in India’s squad for the 2017 ACC Under-19 Asia Cup. He made his first-class debut for Assam in the 2017–18 Ranji Trophy on 17 November 2017.
In December 2017, he was named in India’s squad for the 2018 Under-19 Cricket World Cup. He was the leading run-scorer for Assam in the 2018–19 Vijay Hazare Trophy, with 248 runs in seven matches.he is the youngest cricketer to score a fifty in the history of the Indian Premier League. He achieved the feat at the age of 17 years and 175 days. The previous record (18 years and 169 days) was jointly held by Sanju Samson and Prithvi Shaw.
|First-class debut||Assam v Hyderabad (India) at Guwahati, Nov 17-20, 2017 scorecard|
|Last First-class||Assam v Chhattisgarh at Guwahati, Jan 11-14, 2020 scorecard|
|List A debut||Assam v Railways at Delhi, Mar 3, 2017 scorecard|
|Last List A||Assam v Puducherry at Dehradun, Oct 17, 2019 scorecard|
|T20s debut||Assam v Jharkhand at Kolkata, Jan 29, 2017 scorecard|
|Last T20s||Assam v Bengal at Mumbai, Nov 18, 2019 scorecard|
In December 2018, he was bought by the Rajasthan Royals in the player auction for the 2019 Indian Premier League at his base price of 20 lakhs. In the 2019 Indian Premier League, he became the youngest cricketer to score a fifty in the history of the Indian Premier League.
His father, Parag Das, has also played cricket for Assam. His mother Mithoo Barooah, is a former national record holding swimmer.
Batting and Bowling averages
Full name Riyan Parag
Born November 10, 2001, Guwahati, Assam
Current age 18 years 67 days
Major teams Assam, Assam Under-16s, Assam Under-19s, India Under-19s, Rajasthan Royals
Playing role Top-order batsman
Batting style Right-hand bat
Bowling style Legbreak
|Address||Guwahati, Assam, India|
|School||South Point School, Guwahati|
|Hobbies||Travelling and Swimming|
|Salary||IPL – INR 20 Lakhs|
|Favorite Player||Virat Kohli|