Prithvi Shaw, fully known as Prithvi Pankaj Shaw plays for the Indian National cricket team. He has represented Indian U19 team in the 2018 U19 Cricket World Cup and walked out as a victorious captain as India won the World Cup.
Prithvi is a right-handed batsman and plays as an opener for Indian senior national team, IPL team Delhi Capitals and his domestic team Mumbai.
He first played first-class cricket in 2016-2017 Ranji Trophy season on 1st January 2017 in the semi-final match playing for his domestic side Mumbai. The match turned out to be a special one for Prithvi Shaw, he scored a century in the second innings and was declared Man Of The Match.
He made his Test debut for India on 4th October 2018 against West Indies, just 1 year after making his first-class cricket debut. The same year, India U19 team won the U19 Cricket World Cup and the team was lead by Prithvi. He scored a century in his first Test match against West Indies, thus became the youngest batsman to score a Test century in a debut match for India.
While he made his debut for Indian ODI team earlier this year when India toured New Zealand.
Prithvi Shaw – Age, Height, Girlfriend, Biography, Records And More
Prithvi Shaw Age
Prithvi Shaw age is just 20 years old. He was born on 9th November 1999 in Bihar’s Gaya city.
Prithvi Shaw Height
Shaw’s height is 1.65m. Don’t go on his height, he is small but whenever the ball hits his bat it goes straight out for a boundary or six.
Prithvi Shaw Current Team In IPL
Prithvi Shaw current team in IPL is Delhi Capitals. He was bought by the Delhi Capitals teams for ₹1.2 crores in the 2018 IPL Auction.
Prithvi Shaw Instagram
Just like other Indian cricketers, Prithvi Shaw also has his Instagram account. Prithvi Shaw Instagram account has 817K followers. You can follow his daily life routine there.
Prithvi Shaw Girlfriend
So, does Prithvi Shaw have a girlfriend ? Well, at the moment his relationship status is unknown to everyone and he doesn’t even share his personal information much.
Prithvi Shaw Stats
If we look at Prithvi Shaw stats, it shows how talented he is. He has so far played 4 Test matches for Indian National team and has scored 335 runs with 55.8 average. He has played 25 IPL matches and has scored 598 runs so far.
Prithvi Shaw Unknown Facts
- Prithvi Shaw played cricket for the first time at the age of just 3 years old.
- When he was just 4 years old, his mother passed away, he has since grown with his father.
- At the age of just 14 years, Prithvi played a historic inning of 546 off 330 balls which brought Prithvi to the limelight.
- Under his leadership, India U19 team won the U19 Cricket World Cup in 2018 on 4th of February in New Zealand.
His favourite cricketer is Sachin Tendulkar. He likes to watch SAB TV serial Tarak Mehta Ka Ooltah Chashmah. His favourite actor is Hrithik Roshan and favourite actress is Deepika Padukone.