Grimsby Evening Telegraph (England) – Prithvi Shaw is on the verge of becoming a Test player after being called into the Indian squad for the final two matches against England.

Summary

  • Prithvi Shaw is on the verge of becoming a Test player after being called into the Indian squad for the final two matches against England.
  • Now, four years later, he is on the verge of becoming a Test player after being called into the Indian squad for the final two matches against England.
  • The Cleethorpes Cricket Club handbook of 2017 featured an article on Shaw headed A Star of the Future and posed the question ‘would he be a Test player before his 20th birthday?
  • It has already been an eventful year for the 18-year-old – 2018 began with him leading the Under-19 team to the World Cup triumph in New Zealand during January, and continued with a maiden appearance in the IPL.
  • After his call-up, former Indian skipper Dilip Vengsarkar said: “I’m not surprised by his inclusion because he has been in very good form with the India A team, and he scored a lot of runs in England.”

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