Prithvi Shaw became the first youngest Indian centurion in the test debut and he became the second youngest test centurion after Sachin Tendulkar.He is also the 15th Indian cricketer to score 100 in the test debut.
The 18-year old Mumbai batsman achieved the feat in the opening day of the first test against West Indies in Saurashtra Cricket Association Stadium, Rajkot on Thursday.
What a moment this is for young @PrithviShaw 👏💪
Brings up his FIRST Test 💯 off 99 deliveries. pic.twitter.com/fBN4VQP2fD
— BCCI (@BCCI) October 4, 2018
WHAT A DEBUT 👏
Prithvi Shaw brings up his maiden Test 💯. At 18 years 329 days, he has now become the youngest Indian to score a century on debut! 🔥
— ICC (@ICC) October 4, 2018
Sachin Tendulkar at the age of 17 he scored his first test century (117 runs) in 1990 against Engalnd in Manchester .
— Virender Sehwag (@virendersehwag) October 4, 2018
In the ongoing match India scored 208 /1. Cheteshwar scored 86 (125) and Prithvi Shaw scored 116 ( 126)