Prithvi Shaw, 18, Becomes Youngest Indian To Score Test Century On Debut

Prithvi Shaw, 18, Becomes Youngest Indian To Score Test Century On Debut

Prithvi Shaw made history on Thursday by becoming the youngest Indian to score a Test century on debut. Shaw, at 18 years and 329 days, reached the historic three-figure mark off just 99 balls against the Windies on Day 1 of the opening Test at the Saurashtra Cricket Association Stadium, Rajkot. The record was previously held by Abbas Ali Baig, who at the age of 20 years 131 days, scored a half-century against England in Manchester in 1959.

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