Prithvi Shaw who got named for the first time to play in the Windies tour of India, 2018 scored a ton on his debut test match today. Winning the toss India opted to bat first and lost KL Rahul’s wicket in the first over itself. But the young Prithvi Shaw made a stand for 206-run second wicket along with Cheteshwar Pujara.
Shaw scored his maiden Test century shortly after the lunch break by hitting Keemo Paul’s ball to the backward point boundary. Finally, he got dismissed by Devendra Bishoo scoring a very good run of 134.
The below are the records Shaw has created on Day 1 of his Test career
- He became the 4th youngest batsman to score a century on his Test debut for India.
- He became the 15th player to score a century on his Test debut for India.
- He scored 134 which is the 4th highest score by a debutant for India.
Todays Test match has come to its end of the day and India has scored 364/4 in 89.0 overs. The batsmen who are currently in the field are Virat Kohli (72) and Rishabh Pant (17).