The Assamese boy has been selected for the U-19 Indian cricket team for the Asia cup. This Assamese boy named Riyan Parag Das is the son of former Assam Ranji cricketer-Parag Das and National award winning swimmer Mithu Baruah.
Riyan Parag Das is a hard hitting batsman. This Asia cup cricket championship is scheduled to be held in Malaysia from November 9. The all- India junior selection committee has picked the India U-19 team. Himanshu Rana from Haryana is appointed as the captain .It will be the second occasions when Riyan, one of most promising batsman in the country will represent the National Squad. He displayed a good show with his bat of his previous England tour.
Indian U-19 team for Asia cup 1. Himanshu Rana (Captain) 2. Abhishek Sharma (Vice-captain) 3. Atharva Taide 4. Monjot Kalra 5. Salman Khan 6. Anuj Rawat 7. Harvik Desai 8. Riyan Parag Das 9. Anukul Roy 10. Shiva Singh 11. Tanush Kotian 12. Darshan Nalkande 13. Vivekanand Tiwary 14. Aditya Thakare and 15. Mandeep Singh.