Young star Prithvi compared to Sachin

Prithvi Pankaj Shaw

Prithvi Pankaj Shaw has just started his first class career. He played 3 matches so far. But he has been already in the spotlight before many times and after breaking one record of the great Sachin Tendulkar, the cricket world’s hot topic is Prithvi again. 

Prithvi Shaw played for India Red in the Duleep trophy against India Blue. He scored hundred at the age of 17 years 320 days which is 58 days less than Sachin Tendulkar. He scored 154 runs against the India blue.

Also Read - Gtv, Maasranga to telecast Bangladesh-South Africa series

Before reaching 18 years, Sachin is the only batsman to score hundred in Duleep trophy, Ranji trophy & Irani trophy. Prithvi has now centuries in Duleep and Ranji trophy, so to break the record the young star needs to score hundred in the Irani trophy.

In 2013, the 14 year old kid Prithvi scored 546 runs in a league at Mumbai. In 2014, he scored 546 runs for Rizvi School and made the record of leading run scorer in India’s Minor Cricket.

The young star has not make his way to the International cricket yet but due to the talent and potential in him, many compared him to the legendary Sachin Tendulkar. 

To come close to Sachin, the 17 year old kid has to climb up tons of mountains but if he can utilize his ability, then the day isn’t far away when Prithvi Pankaj Shaw will be seen with Virat Kohli and his men in the national team.