Rahul Tewatia Profile
|Full Name||Rahul Tewatia|
|Date of Birth||May 20, 1993|
|Place of Birth||Sihi, Faridabad, Haryana, India|
Rahul Tewatia is an Indian cricketer who plays for Rajasthan Royals in the Indian Premier League (IPL) and for Haryana in domestic cricket. He made his debut in first-class cricket in 2013 and has been a regular member of the Haryana team since then.
Tewatia made his IPL debut in 2014 for Rajasthan Royals, but he got limited opportunities in the early years of his career. He became a household name in the 2020 IPL when he played a match-winning knock of 53 off 31 balls against Kings XI Punjab, which included hitting five sixes in an over off the bowling of Sheldon Cottrell. He also took three wickets in that match and was awarded the Player of the Match.
Rahul Tewatia has been a consistent performer for Haryana in domestic cricket and has been a crucial member of the Rajasthan Royals team in the IPL. He was retained by the franchise ahead of the 2021 IPL season and will be looking to continue his good form.
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- Rahul Tewatia holds the record for hitting the most sixes (5) in an over in the IPL.
- He became the first player to score a half-century and take three wickets in an IPL match while batting at number 4 or lower.
Here are some popular videos featuring Rahul Tewatia:
- Rahul Tewatia hits 5 sixes in an over: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4iCJ-vg2cKM
- Rahul Tewatia’s match-winning knock vs Kings XI Punjab: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0GgM0E7Oy6w
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