Prithvi Shaw Earlier Life:
Prithvi Shaw was born on 9 November 1999 (age 19 years) in Virar, Maharashtra, India. His father Pankaj Shaw was a businessman and mother name is not known. Prithvi lost his mother at an age of just 4.
Pankaj Shaw shut his business and moved to Mumbai in 2010 to continue his son’s cricket education. Stay tuned here for more details about his early life. Stay tuned here for more details about his earlier life.
Physical Appearance – Prithvi Shaw height 1.65 m (5’4″ Feet) and Weight 55 kg. He has black color hair and a black eye. He belongs to Hindu religion and caste details are unknown.
Prithvi Shaw Career:
He led Rizvi Springfield to two Harris Shield titles in 2012 and 2013. While playing for Rizvi Springfield in 2013, he notched up 546 runs from 330 balls in November 2013. In 2012, England invited Shaw to play for Cheadle Hulme School in Manchester. During a two-month stay in England, Shaw scored 1446 runs and took 68 wickets.
Prithvi Shaw led Team India for U19 World Cup 2018 under Rahul Dravid coaching. At the age of 18, he leads the team to win the trophy playing along with Shubman Gill and others.
Shaw got a chance to play for Yorkshire ECB County Premier League 2016 before U19 World Cup. He qualified to debut in List A for his state team Mumbai during 2016 – 2017 Vijay Hazare Trophy. Shaw scored his maiden first-class century in his debut game against Tamil Nadu in the 2017-18 Ranji Trophy.
In the mega IPL auction in 2018, Delhi Daredevils bought him for 1.2 crores. Made his debut against Kings XI Punjab on 23rd April 2018 as the youngest player to open the batting for any team in Indian Premier League. He has registered his maiden IPL fifty when he smashed 62 against KKR on 27th April 2018.
He received his maiden national call-up for the final two Tests against England in August 2018 but he did not play. Shaw made his international debut in Test for India against West Indies on 4th October 2018. He became the youngest Indian to score a century in the debut Test.
Shaw played along with Gautam Gambhir, Glenn Maxwell, Kagiso Rabada in IPL. He represents the Indian team in 2018 under the captaincy of Virat Kohli. He also played along with Virat Kohli, Cheteshwar Pujara, Ajinkya Rahane and more.
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Prithvi Shaw Facts:
- He touched the cricket bat for the first time at the age of just 3.
- He lost his mother at an age of 4.
- Shaw smashed 546 runs off just 330 balls in Harrish Shield elite division match in 2013.
- He was a part of U19 Asia Cup winning Indian team.
- He led the Indian team to U19 Cricket World Cup in 2018.
- Shaw smashed his maiden international century in his debut game against West Indies on 4 October 2018.
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