September 30, 2020

Prithvi Shaw Biography, Age, Height, Weight, Girlfriend, Family, Wiki & More

Updated On : May 11, 2019

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Short Biography

Prithvi Shaw was born on 09-11-1999 in Thane in the state of Maharashtra, India. He is an Indian Cricket Player.

Prithvi Shaw Complete Bio & Career

Prithvi Shaw is a popular Indian cricketer and a captain of Under -19s Indian cricket team. He is a right-arm off-spin bowler and a right-hand batsman.He attended A.V.S Vidya Mandir and then Rizvi Springfield high school for his schooling. He is pursuing his graduation from Rizvi College of Arts, Science and Commerce, Mumbai.
He plays for Middle Income Group (MIG) Cricket Club. He was interested in cricket from childhood. His father encouraged him to perceive his career. His father enrolled him at Virar cricket academy.He received sponsorship from  Indian Oil and  AAP Entertainment signed a contract with him. He became Rizvi Springfield High School’s team captain.He also led the Mumbai under-16 team.
He was a teammate of Arjun Tendulkar and Rajeev Pathak was his coach there. He played for Cheadle Hulme School and scored 1,446 runs within 2 months. He made a debut century and also took 68 wickets. In 2013, he played for Cryptics against Middleton Stoney Cricket Club. Julian Wood Cricket Academy’s founder Julian Wood offered him a stint at the academy. He played for Bradfield College in Berkshire. He played in Yorkshire ECB County Premier League for Cleethorpes in 2014. He made a new record scoring 546 runs with just 330 balls in a Harris Shield match for Rizvi Springfield in 2013 which was later surpassed in 2016 by Pranav Dhanawade. He has been roped in by IPL franchise Delhi daredevils for 1.2 crore at the 2018 IPL player auction.
He started his first-class cricket for Mumbai in 2016–17 Ranji Trophy in  2017. He was awarded man of the match for his century inhis debut match. He equaled Sachin Tendulkar’s record by scoring a century in his debut match at Duleep Trophy. He scored his first century for India in 5th ODI at under-19 level. He made his debut in List A in 2016–17 Vijay Hazare Trophy. He leads India's squad as a captain for the 2018 Under-19 Cricket World Cup. He led his team to victory in 2018 Under-19 Cricket World Cup final against Australia.

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Prithvi Shaw Family, Relatives and Other Relations

He is the son of Pankaj Shaw and his mother passed away when he was just 4 years old.

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Body Measurements

Chest Size 38
Biceps Size 12
Waist Size 28
Skin Colour Wheatish
Eye Colour Black
Hair Colour Black

Personal Info

Home Town Thane
Nationality Indian
Religion Hindu
Address Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
School A.V.S Vidya Mandir, Virar, Mumbai
Rizwi Springfield High School, Mumbai
College Rizwi College of Arts, Commerce and Science
Qualification N/A
Marital Status Unmarried


Favorite Sport Cricket
Favorite Actress Deepika Padukone
Favorite Actor Hrithik Roshan
Favorite Singer Arijit Singh
Favorite Place New Zealand
Favorite Food Anda Ghotala

Shocking / Interesting Facts & Secrets About Prithvi Shaw

  • He was just 3 years old when he started playing cricket.
  • His father shut down his garment business to make his son a cricketer.
  • He successfully led India in the ICC U-19 Cricket World Cup in the year 2018.
  • He made his first-class debut at the age of 16.
  • The documentary ‘Beyond All Boundaries’ has featured him as a central figure.
  • Looking at his abilities, Delhi Daredevils bought him for 1.2 crores in 2018 Indian Premier League player auction.

Prithvi Shaw Age, Birthday Facts and Birthday Countdown

20 years, 10 months, 21 days old age Prithvi Shaw will turn 21 on 09 November, 2020. Only 1 months, 9 days, 18 hours, 52 minutes has left for his next birthday.

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