Shaw hammered 32 fours and five sixes during his onslaught. He also became the eighth Indian to score a List A double hundred.
Vijay Hazare Trophy: Prithvi Shaw's ton, bowlers help Mumbai beat Delhi; Chandigarh pull off thrilling chase against Haryana
Mumbai bowlers led by experienced pacer Dhawal Kulkarni (3/35) restricted Delhi to 211/7 despite a valiant unbeaten 106 off 145 balls by Himmat Singh and then cantered to the target in 31.5 overs as Prithvi tore into the Delhi attack.
Domestic giants Mumbai has been placed in the Elite Group D, alongside Delhi, Maharashtra, Himachal Pradesh, Rajasthan and Puducherry. Mumbai will play all their matches in Jaipur.
Vijay Hazare Trophy: Arjun Tendulkar, Prithvi Shaw named among 104 Mumbai probables for 50-over tournament
Shaw was part of the India's squad which won the Test series in Australia 2-1. He, however, featured only in the Adelaide Test which India lost by eight wickets.
The Test series is currently locked 1-1 after India fought back for an eight-wicket triumph in the Melbourne Test following a humiliating loss in the opener in Adelaide.
India vs Australia: Bench strength make visitors a formidable side as they gain advantage on Day 3 of Boxing Day Test
The four replacements have all contributed towards the advantage India hold at stumps on Day 3 at Melbourne. One must remember that India have already started the series without the Sharmas – Ishant and Rohit. And Ajinkya Rahane – a replacement in role, not a place in the XI – had played arguably the best innings of his Test career.
India vs Australia: Visitors should try Prithvi Shaw at No 4 or 5, his technique will be better suited, says Brad Hogg
Prithvi Shaw's technique against swing bowling has also come under scrutiny with a few greats of the game, including Sunil Gavaskar and Ricky Ponting, calling for his ouster from the team.
India vs Australia: Sunil Gavaskar says KL Rahul should replace Prithvi Shaw in playing XI for second Test
Gavaskar did caution that if India can't stay positive, a 0-4 drubbing might just be on cards.
India vs Australia: Brad Haddin feels visitors won’t be able to script turnaround after humiliating first Test defeat
India were bundled out for their lowest-ever Test score of 36 in their second innings as Australia claimed an eight-wicket win in the pink-ball Test to take a 1-0 lead in the Border-Gavaskar trophy.
India vs Australia: Shubhman Gill, KL Rahul and Rishabh Pant gear up for Boxing Day Test; Shaw, Saha set to be benched
It is understood that young Shubman Gill, after a couple of impressive knocks in the warm-up games, is seen as a replacement of Shaw as senior star Rohit Sharma will not be available until the third Test match in Sydney.
Rohit had travelled to Australia having got the clearance from the National Cricket Academy (NCA) in Bengaluru after missing the entire limited overs leg of the tour and the first Day/Night Test.
India suffer horrific batting downfall as Australia pacers run riot in hosts' dominant pink-ball Test victory
Check out photos from the first Test between Australia and India that concluded on Saturday.
India vs Australia, Test series preview: Opening dilemmas for both as visitors begin defence of Border-Gavaskar Trophy
A stiffer challenge awaits India as Australia will have the services of Steve Smith and David Warner, who served year-long bans for ball-tampering and missed the 2018/19 series.
Rishabh Pant has also failed to make the cut into the XI despite scoring a hundred in the second warm-up as Wriddhiman Saha has got the nod of the captain.
India vs Australia: Virat Kohli's a perfect role model but captaincy still a work in progress, says VVS Laxman
Laxman said Kohli leads by example as far as work ethic is concerned but tends to be a bit defensive in field settings besides the issue of changing the squad too often.
Gavaskar and former Australian skipper Allan Border have thrown their weight behind Gill. Border, in fact, was more emphatic in his backing of the young Punjab batsman, calling him a “seriously good player.”
India vs Australia: Ajinkya Rahane admits Ishant Sharma will be a 'big miss', says no decision yet on team combination
Rahane also spoke about how pink ball's increased pace off the pitch during the 40-50 minutes of the twilight session, will be the biggest challenge for any batsman.
India vs Australia: Virat Kohli faces ample number of deliveries at SCG nets ahead of Adelaide pink ball Test
India still have two sessions at the Adelaide Oval, but in terms of batting and bowling, the team seems to be well prepared for the first Test.
India vs Australia A: Ben McDermott and Jack Wildermuth shine in drawn game but visitors end with lot of positives
Australia A gave a better account of themselves on an eased out third day track, despite being reduced to 25 for 3, ending on 305 for 4 riding on Ben McDermott and Jack Wildermuth's centuries.