Sanju Samson may be playing in the IPL since 2013 yet the impending season will be another experience for him. In IPL 2021, Samson will be accepting the field as a chief for the absolute first time in quite a while vocation. In January, the Royals supplanted Steve Smith with Samson as their skipper after the awful excursion in IPL 2020.
Sanju Samson all through the season and in the end completed the competition at the lower part of the focuses table. Samson, notwithstanding, had a respectable trip. The right-gave batsman, who has been playing for the establishment since 2013, completed IPL 2020 as Royals’ top run-scorer with 375 runs in 14 innings at a noteworthy strike pace of 158.
Sanju Samson has performed reliably for the Royals and the group would trust that their fortunes change under their new captain. Samson may be new to driving a group in the IPL however he has captaincy experience in the homegrown circuit. The Kerala star would be hoping to end the Royals’ considerable delay for their second IPL title. The Royals have not won the prize since winning the debut version in 2008.
Celebratory messages from Indian stars Sanju Samson
Sanju Samson as of late opened up about when he got the information on getting Royals’ captaincy. In a meeting with Hindustan Times, the star batsman uncovered that he realized he would have been named the new Royals commander some time before it was disclosed. He was unable to oppose offering the news to his nearby circle—his folks and spouse Charu as he said: “It was intense remaining quiet about it.”
Sanju Samson, Samson got complimentary messages from a portion of India’s greatest names in cricket – Virat Kohli, Rohit Sharma and MS Dhoni. Samson likewise said that turning into the commander of the group he is playing for since 2013 was a pleased second for him.
“I got some pleasant complimentary messages from Virat bhai, Rohit bhai and Mahi bhai,” uncovered the 26-year old.
“Sanju Samson extraordinary players and astonishing care staff backing them. I’ve known the greater part of them for quite a long time; they resemble family. Thus, I’m in an agreeable space with individuals I have around me. I have been essential for the Royals from my youngster days in 2013. Playing for one group for this long to now turning out to be chief, it’s a pleased second,” he added.