Indian cricket team is currently locking their horns with West Indies cricket team in a test match today. Before the match started the toss was won by Indian cricket team and they chose to bat first.

As India took over the field, Prithvi Shaw became the star of the match. The 18-year-old cricketer debuted today in the test series and what a stunning debut he made. He not only became the second youngest debutante in Test cricket after Vijay Mehra in 1955 but also went on to become the country’s youngest century-maker in debut test match.

He opened the innings for Indian cricket team with KL Rahul, who went back with 0 runs in his account on a stunning delivery by Shannon Gabriel. But this  didn’t get the better of Shaw’s nerves as he played with sheer fluency.

He went on to score 134 runs in 154 balls. During his brilliant innings he smashed 19 fours. He has become an internet sensation and twitter is filled with post and messages of appreciation. Many celebrities, cricketers, and fans have took to twitter and appreciated the performance of Prithvi Shaw.

Here, have a look at how twitterati reacted to the brilliant innings of Prithvi Shaw :

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