Prithvi Pankaj Shaw (born 9 November 1999) is an Indian international cricketer who played for the Indian cricket team in all formats. He currently plays for Mumbai in domestic cricket and Delhi Capitals in the Indian Premier League.
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Who Is Prithvi Shaw?
Prithvi Pankaj Shaw (born 9 November 1999) is an Indian international cricketer who played for the Indian cricket team in all formats. He currently plays for Mumbai in domestic cricket and Delhi Capitals in the Indian Premier League. He made his debut at the age of 18 for India and holds the record for being the youngest debutant to score a Test century. He was signed by Delhi Capitals ahead of the 2022 Tata Ipl Auction. Under his captaincy, the Indian team won the 2018 U-19 World Cup.
A right-handed opening batsman, Shaw made his first international appearance on 4 October 2018 and became the second-youngest Indian after Sachin Tendulkar to make a Test century and the youngest Indian to do so on Test debut .
Shaw made his first-class debut for Mumbai in the 2016–17 Ranji Trophy semi-finals on 1 January 2017. He scored a century in the second innings and was man of the match. Shaw won another distinction by scoring a century in his debut Duleep Trophy match and equaled the record of Sachin Tendulkar who had first scored a century each in his Ranji Trophy and Duleep Trophy debut matches. In December 2017, Shaw was named captain of the India team for the 2018 U-19 Cricket World Cup. He led India in the final where they beat Australia by 8 wickets to win their fourth U-19 World Cup.
The International Cricket Council (ICC) named Shaw as one of the five outstanding stars in men’s cricket in 2018. In July 2019, the BCCI suspended him for a doping offense until 15 November 2019.
Prithvi Shaw Facts, Biography, WIKI
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|Full Name||Prithvi Pankaj Shaw|
|Born||9 November 1999 (age 23)|
Thane, Maharashtra, India
|Height||5 ft 4 in (163 cm)|
|Bowling style||Right-arm off break|
Prithvi Shaw Early life
Prithvi Shaw was born in Thane, Maharashtra to a Bengali family. Shaw’s parents moved from Gaya, Bihar to Thane as immigrants seeking employment. In 2001, AAP Entertainment offered Shaw a contract that allowed him and his father to move from Thane to Mumbai and continue their cricket education. He also received sponsorship from Indian Oil.
In 2013, Shaw and his father appeared in the documentary Beyond All Boundaries, which told the story of him and his sporting journey. The documentary was narrated by Kunal Nayyar. It aired on National Geographic. He has twice selected to travel to England to continue his cricket education.
Prithvi Shaw Age
He is 23 years old.
Prithvi Shaw Net Worth
His net worth is about $3 million.
Prithvi Shaw’s Wife
Prithvi Shaw Personal Life, Family
- Personal Life
Shaw landed a deal worth Rs 36 lakh with Sanspareils Greenlands (SG), which has been endorsed by stalwarts like Sunil Gavaskar, Rahul Dravid and Virender Sehwag in the past.
In February 2023, YouTuber Sapna Gill and her friends followed Shaw’s vehicle, vandalizing and manhandling it. He filed a police case against them and she was arrested.
|Marriage Date||Not known|
Prithvi Shaw International Debut
4 October 2018 v West Indies
5 February 2020 v New Zealand
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Prithvi Shaw Cricket Career
- Domestic Career
Here is all about Prithvi Shaw’s Domestic Career.
Shaw played for the Middle Income Group (MIG) Cricket Club in Mumbai and captained the Rizvi Springfield High School and Mumbai under-16 team. In November 2013, he had set the highest score by any batsman in any organized form of cricket since 1901 when he hit 546 in a Harris Shield elite division match.
Shaw captained the Rizvi Springfield team to two Harris Shield tournament titles in 2012 and 2013, which is a prestigious trophy in Mumbai youth cricket. In 2012 he scored 155 in the semifinal and 174 in the final. Shaw coaches and played for Middle Income Group Cricket Club in Mumbai, where Sachin’s son Arjun Tendulkar was a teammate.
In April 2012, Shaw was invited to England to play for Manchester’s Cheadle Hulme School and scored 1,446 runs during a two-month stay. He scored a century on debut. and averaged 84. He also took 68 wickets. During his time in Manchester, Prithvi made several appearances for local club High Lane Cricket.
He captained Mumbai in the 2020-21 Vijay Hazare Trophy and 2021-22 Ranji Trophy, reaching the final both times. Mumbai beat Uttar Pradesh in the 2020-21 Vijay Hazare final but lost to Chandrakant Pandit’s Madhya Pradesh in the 2021 Ranji final.
He is the only Indian cricketer with a first-class average of 50+, A-list average of 50+ and a T20 strike rate of 150+.
Indian Premier League
In January 2018, Shaw was bought by the Delhi Daredevils at the 2018 IPL auction for ₹1.2 crores. On 23 April 2018, Shaw became the youngest player to open batting in Indian Premier League history at the age of 18 and 165 days while playing for Delhi Daredevils during their match against Kings XI Punjab. He too had an impressive IPL debut scoring 22 runs off 10 balls.
On 27 April 2018, Prithvi Shaw scored his first IPL fifty against the Kolkata Knight Riders and became the youngest player to score an IPL fifty along with Sanju Samson (at 18 years and 169 days). His scorching 62-run strike helped Delhi Daredevils secure a comfortable 55-run win against KKR. On 29 April 2021, Shaw became the second player to hit six bounds in one over in the IPL, after Ajinkya Rahane, when he hit six bounds off Shivam Mavi in the first over of Delhi’s innings.
He is playing for Delhi Capitals in IPL in 2023.
- International Career
Here is all about Prithvi Shaw’s International Career.
In August 2018, Shaw was called up to the India test squad for the final two tests against England but did not play. In September 2018, he was named in India’s test squad for their series against the West Indies. Shaw made his Test debut against the West Indies on 4 October 2018. In that match, he scored his first Test century and became the youngest batsman to make a Test century on debut for India (18 years and 319 days). India won the second Test by ten wickets, and Shaw was named Player of the Series. In January 2020, Shaw was named to India’s One Day International (ODI) squad for their series against New Zealand. He made his ODI debut for India, against New Zealand, on 5 February 2020. He was also selected for the Test series in New Zealand and scored a half-century in 4 innings he played in that series. In 2020 Shaw was selected in the test squad for the Australian tour. In December 2020, Shaw put in a poor performance in the first Test against Australia, scoring 0 and 4 in which his batting technique was questioned and he went down in the next match.
In June 2021, he was named to India’s One Day International (ODI) and Twenty20 International (T20I) squads for their series against Sri Lanka. He scored 43 runs from 24 balls in the first ODI of the 3 match series. He made his T20I debut on July 25, 2021, for India against Sri Lanka.
In July 2021, Shaw was called up as a replacement to India’s Test squad for their series, but did not play against England.
Prithvi Shaw Cricket records
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When did Prithvi Shaw make his international Debut?
A right-handed opening batter, Shaw made his first international appearance on 4 October 2018 and became the second-youngest Indian after Sachin Tendulkar to make a Test century and the youngest Indian to do so on Test debut.
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When did Prithvi Shaw play in PSL?
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