Prithvi Shaw Full Biography, Records, Height, Weight, Age, Wife, Family, & More


Prithvi Shaw Full Biography


Born on 9 Nov 1999 in Gaya, Bihar. He is a Right-Handed Opening batsman for team India.
Prithvi started playing cricket since at the age of 3 and when he was 4 years old his mom passed away it was his father who struggled and helped Prithvi to bring him to this level, his father Pankaj shaw had a flourishing garment business which helped his family in financial for around 3 years, Now after so many sacrifices he creates an amazing record in his early stage.

The only batsman after Sachin Tendulkar to score a century in test debut match, He gave some amazing performance is his Ranji-trophy debut where he scored a century in semi-final match playing for Mumbai and won man of the match award. We will see his life biography more in detail below.

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Prithvi Shaw Cricketer- Basic Information 

  • Name: Prithvi Pankaj Shaw
  • Nickname: Prithvi Missile
  • Role: Batsman
  • Batting Style: Right-handed
  • Bowling Style:
    Right-arm off-break

Prithvi Shaw Physical Appearance

  • Height (approx.): 5 ft 5 in (1.65 m)
  • Weight (approx.): 55 kg
  • Eye Colour: Black
  • Hair Colour: Black

Personal Life Of  Prithvi Shaw

  • Date of Birth: 9 November 1999
  • Age:  18 years
  • Birth Place: Thane, Mumbai Maharashtra
  • Zodiac sign: Scorpio
  • Nationality: Indian
  • School: A.V.S. Vidyamandir, Virar, Mumbai Rizvi Springfield High School, Mumbai
  • College: Rizvi College of Arts, Science & Commerce, Mumbai
  • Educational Qualifications: Pursuing graduation
  • Net Worth: NA

Prithvi Shaw Family & Religion

  • Father: Pankaj Shaw
  • Mother: NA
  • Brother: NA
  • Sister:  NA
  • Coach/Mentor: Rahul Dravid
  • Religion: Hindu
  • Address: A home at Juhu Tara Road, Mumbai

Cricket Career Of Prithvi Shaw

  • Test:  4 Oct 2018 against WestIndies at Saurashtra Cricket Association Stadium
  • ODI:  5 Feb 2020 against New Zealand at Seddon Park
  • T20: NA
  • Jersey Number: #100 (India U-19)
  • Domestic/State Teams: India U19, Mumbai, India U23, India Red, India A, Indian Board Presidents XI, Delhi Capitals, Rest of India, India, Board Presidents XI, North Mumbai Panthers
  • Nature on the field: Calm

Batting Career 


Bowling Career


Source: Cricbuzz

Highlighted Records Of Prithvi Shaw

  • Youngest Indian player after Sachin Tendulkar to hit a century in test debut match.
  • Scored century in 2016-17 Ranji Trophy and Duleep Trophy Which are debut match.
  • In 2018 Under-19 cricket world cup shaw was the captain for the squad.
  • Got coverage on news at the age of 14 where he scored  546 off 330 balls in a Mumbai bases hairs Shield Elite division match.

Prithvi Shaw Preferences & Hobbies

  • Hobbies: Playing Games
  • Favorite Cricketers:  Sachin Tendulkar
  • Favorite Sportspersons: Sachin Tendulkar
  • Favorite Food: Anda Ghotala
  • Favorite Color: N/A
  • Favorite Actress: Deepika Padukone
  • Favorite TV Show: Tarak Mehta Ka Ulta Chasma

Prithvi Shaw Relationship Status

  • Marital Status: Unmarried
  • Wife: N/A
  • Marriage Date: N/A
  • Children: N/A

Prithvi Shaw Awards and Recognitions

IPL 2018: Prithvi Shaw not concerned about featuring in playing XI

  • Won Player of the match award to score a century in test debut, He is the 6th player to receive this.
  • In 2016-2017 Ranji-Trophy second innings scored a century and won man of the match award.
  • In 2017 Awarded as the best junior cricketer of the year by SJAM (sports journalist association of Mumbai).

Controversies did by Prithvi Shaw ( Indian Cricketer )

  • Due to Doping(banned substances in competitive sports), Violation ICC suspended Shaw till 15 Nov 2019.

Watch Prithvi Shaw shines in first Australian innings

Lesser-Known Facts About Prithvi Shaw

  • At the age of 4, his mother passed away.
  • Love to watch tarak mehta ka ulta chasma
  • Daily traveled 70kms for practice between Virar and Mumbai
  • Prithvi’s grandfather Ashok Gupta has a cloth business named Shri Balaji Cut Piece Center in Bihar
  • He loves to funny share dub smash videos on social media.

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