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Abirath EV

Prithvi Shaw: Facts To Know About  Indian Cricketer! 

Prithvi Pankaj Shaw is an Indian international cricketer who has represented his nation in all formats of the sport.

Prithvi Shaw was born in Thane, Maharashtra, on November 9, 1999. He is 23 years old.

Prithvi is a member of the Bihari family. His parents moved from Gaya, Bihar to Thane for employment reasons.

Pankaj Shaw, the father of Prithvi, was a businessman. Prithvi's mother passed away while he was only 4 years old.

Prithvi went to school in Mumbai, at both A.V.S.Vidyamandir, Virar, and Rizvi Springfield High School. He got his bachelor's degree from Mumbai's Rizvi College of Arts, Science, and Commerce.

Prithvi scored a Harris Shield elite division record 546 off 330 balls at 14 years old. He later joined the Mumbai under-16 team.

Delhi Daredevils bought Prithvi for Rs. 1.2 crores in the 2018 IPL auction. He was selected for India's final two Tests against England that year.

Prithvi was selected for India's One-Day International (ODI) and Twenty-Twenty International (T20I) teams for their series against Sri Lanka in June 2021.

IPL and endorsements are Prithvi's main income sources. His reported IPL salary is 7.5 crore. Prithvi endorses Nike, SG, FanMojo, Boar, SportzXchange, MRF, and others.