Prithvi Shaw’s talent became known to all when he mustered a sparkling century against West Indies on Test debut at Rajkot. Before that, his blade kept on gulping runs in tournaments like Ranji Trophy and Duleep Trophy. Therefore, it was only natural to see him emerging as a promising talent for the men in blue.
Recently, the rising batting star hailed the influence of Indian icon Sachin Tendulkar on him. The 20-year old said that the former Indian skipper remains always accessible to him. In fact, when Sachin is in Mumbai, he tries to visit Prithvi in nets to share few tips about how to hone his batting skills.
“Whenever I feel any discomfort with batting, or need any advice, he is someone who is always there for me. He has told me to feel free about calling or messaging him anytime. He has helped me a lot during my journey,” Shaw revealed while talking about getting guidance from Tendulkar.