Sanju

Sanju Samson

Sanju Samson represented Rajasthan Royals for three seasons from the 2013 to 2015 playing games regularly.

IPL Career

Sanju Samson

Mts

Inns

Runs

Best

Avg

S/R

30+

50s/100s

IPL Career

52

48

1040

76

24.8

119.1

14

5/0

Samson got regular playing time in each season and performed well especially in the 2014 season. His performances in the 2014 seasons was noticed the selectors, earning him a spot in the ODI & T20I squad when India visited England in Aug – Sep 2014, though he didn’t play a game in the series. Samson later represented India in a T20I game in Zimbabwe in Jul 2015.

He played all the games for DD last season making 291 runs to his name averaging 26.4 with 4 thirty plus scores from his 14 innings. He was also the third leading run scorer after de Kock and Karun Nair last season.

Season wise performance in IPL

Year

Mts

Inns

Runs

Best

Avg

S/R

30+

50s/100s

2013

11

10

206

63

25.8

115.8

3

1/0

2014

13

13

339

74

26.1

124.2

6

2/0

2015

14

11

204

76

20.4

125.2

1

1/0

2016

14

14

291

60

26.4

112.4

4

1/0

Samson has had a below par performances in the current domestic season with low numbers in the Ranji and Vijay Hazare Trophy, but did well in Syed Mustaq Ali Trophy.He made his T20I debut when he was included in the 2ndT20I against Zimbabwe where he scored 19 from 24 balls.

Domestic Performance in 2015/16 Season

Sanju Samson

Mts

Inns

Runs

Balls

Best

Avg

S/R

30+

50s/100s

Syed Mushtaq Ali trophy 2016

9

9

267

216

87

33.4

123.6

3

3/0

Ranji Trophy 2015/16

8

13

208

446

101

16.0

46.6

1

0/1

Vijay Hazare Trophy 2015/16

6

6

95

164

35

15.8

57.9

1

0/0

Moving into his second year for DD in the IPL, Samson would look to impress and continue his good run again.