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5 Controversies Prithvi Shaw Fans Would Want To Forget

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A video of Prithvi Shaw fighting with an Instagram influencer has taken Indian cricket by storm. Shaw is one of the brightest cricketing talents in the country, but has been in a limelight for all sorts of wrong reasons.

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Jemimah Rodrigues' knock reminded fans of Virat Kohli's iconic game against Pakistan last year in the men's T20 World Cup 2022. We take a look at five striking similarities between these two innings. 

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Shaw Accused Of Hitting WomanShaw has been accused of hitting an Instagram influencer with a baseball bat. The woman was holding the stick while Shaw was seen confronting her and asking them to turn off the camera.

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Eight-Month Suspension For DopingShaw was suspended from all forms of cricketing activities for a period of eight months, after testing positive for the banned substances. It is believed that the substance got into Shaw's body through cough syrup.

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Failed Yo-Yo Test Shaw then failed a Yo-Yo Test at National Cricket Academy in Bangalore. This generated a lot of buzz, as fans criticised Shaw for wasting his divine talents by not working on his physique.

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Ponting Remarks About ShawDelhi Capitals' Ricky Ponting criticised Shaw for not following his drills. When Shaw was going through a lean patch in IPL 2020, he refused to follow Ponting's order of spending time in nets.

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Fined For Breaching Code of ConductPrithvi Shaw was slapped with a fine of 25% of his match fees last year in IPL. Shaw breached the ICC Code of Conduct during Delho Capitals' defeat against Lucknow Super Giants. 

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