Prithvi Shaw Biography
(The Second-Youngest Indian After Sachin Tendulkar to Make a Test Century)
Birthday: November 9, 1999 (Scorpio)
Born In: Thane, Maharashtra, India
Prithvi Pankaj Shaw is a budding young Indian cricketer who led the U-19 Indian Cricket team to victory in the 2018 U-19 World Cup. He started playing cricket quite early in his life and was the captain of Rizvi Springfield High School. He was deemed a prodigy when he broke the world record score in school cricket. He was only fourteen when he achieved this feat and soon became the talk of the town and was often compared to the legendary Sachin Tendulkar. He was soon absorbed into the India U-19 squad, which won the Youth Asia Cup. In 2017, he made his Ranji Trophy debut with style by scoring a century. He followed this with a century at the Duleep Trophy. He was named the captain of India’s under 19 squad for the World Cup in 2018 and successfully led the team to victory in New Zealand. He part of the Delhi Daredevils team for the 2018 IPL. He is considered as the next promising talent in Indian cricket with a bright future ahead of him.