Prithvi Shaw broke the record of Sunil Gavaskar and Sanjay Manjrekar

By Arjit - January 11, 2023 06:19 PM

Prithvi Shaw triple hundred Prithvi's run continues in Ranji Trophy cricket. Prithvi, who scored a double century on the first day, scored the first triple century of his domestic cricket on the third day. Let us tell you that he is constantly attracting the attention of the selectors with his innings.

Prithvi Shaw scored his first triple century in domestic cricket against Assam. He completed this triple century in the first session on the second day of the game, facing 326 balls. This is also his highest individual score in domestic cricket. Earlier, his highest score was 202 runs, but now Prithvi has gone ahead of it. He hit 43 fours and 2 sixes in his innings.

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Prithvi was dismissed after playing an innings of 379 runs on the second day. His innings is also special because he scored these runs in only 383 balls. He was given out LBW by Riyan Parag.

Prithvi Shaw broke the record of Gavaskar and Manjrekar

Prithvi Shaw has broken the records of players like Sunil Gavaskar and Sanjay Manjrekar on the basis of this innings of 379 runs. Now he has become the highest individual scorer for Mumbai in Ranji cricket.

List of batsmen with the most runs for Mumbai

Prithvi Shaw - 379 runs (vs Assam)
Sanjay Manjrekar - 377 (vs Hyderabad)
Vijay Merchant - 359 (vs Maharashtra)
Sunil Gavaskar - 340 (vs Bengal)

Mumbai's huge score
On the basis of this strong innings of Prithvi Shaw, Mumbai declared the innings by scoring 687 runs losing 4 wickets in the first innings. Apart from Prithvi Shaw, captain Ajinkya Rahane played an inning of 191 runs. Mumbai has strengthened its position against Assam.

Mumbai's 8th batsman became
Prithvi Shaw has become the 8th batsman to score a triple century for Mumbai in Ranji Trophy. By the end of the first day's play, Prithvi had scored 240 runs and on the third day also he touched the 300 mark while continuing his run-making.

Earth's season was not good

Talking about Prithvi Shaw, his bat was silent before this match, but he has come back like a champion batsman. Before this match, he had scored only 160 runs in 7 innings.

Talking about Prithvi Shaw's performance in domestic cricket, the 23-year-old young batsman has scored 3,300 runs in 41 first-class matches. He has scored 12 centuries and 15 half-centuries during this period.

Caught the attention of the selectors
This innings of Prithvi, who has been running out of Team India for a long time, has caught the attention of the selectors. In such a situation, it will be very interesting to see whether he gets a chance for Team India during the Border-Gavaskar Trophy. He played the last match for Team India in July 2021.


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