Prithvi Shaw “Actually Excited” To Be part of India A For New Zealand Tour

Prithvi Shaw

Prithvi Shaw took to Twitter to announce that he shall be becoming a member of the India A squad in New Zealand. © AFP

Match-again opener Prithvi Shaw on Thursday departed for New Zealand to hitch the India A squad. He shall be enjoying three unofficial ODIs and two unofficial Exams in opposition to New Zealand A. “On my strategy to New Zealand. Actually excited to hitch my teammates. One in every of my favorite locations the place we gained the ICC U19 World Cup in 2018,” Shaw tweeted with an image of himself from flight.


On my strategy to New Zealand. Actually excited to hitch my teammates. One in every of my favorite locations the place we gained the ICC U19 World Cup in 2018. pic.twitter.com/TU3svQgcCQ

— Prithvi Shaw (@PrithviShaw) January 16, 2020


Shaw had lately suffered a shoulder harm whereas diving to avoid wasting an overthrow throughout Mumbai’s Ranji Trophy sport in opposition to Karnataka. After injuring his left shoulder whereas fielding, the Mumbai opener was despatched to the Nationwide Cricket Academy (NCA) in Bengaluru for an evaluation of the harm.

Nevertheless, on Wednesday, the 20-year outdated handed his health take a look at and was seen batting within the nets.

India ‘A’ will start their marketing campaign with a three-match one-day sequence adopted by two four-dayers from January 22.

Shaw is also in competition for the senior workforce’s Take a look at tour of New Zealand, which begins eleven days after India ‘A’ end their tour. The primary Take a look at in opposition to New Zealand will start February 21 on the Basin Reserve in Wellington.

The India ‘A’ squad, excluding Shaw, had left for New Zealand final week.