Former India opener WV Raman has mentioned that batting legend Rahul Dravid will probably be extraordinarily completely satisfied to see Rajasthan Royals captain Sanju Samson bat with such consistency within the ongoing Indian Premier League (IPL 2021) season.
Raman additionally mentioned that Dravid, who performed with Samson within the Rajasthan Royals franchise, has a whole lot of religion within the younger keeper-batter’s talents. These feedback got here after Rajasthan Royals captain Samson hit back-to-back half-centuries within the ongoing second leg of the IPL 2021 which is being performed within the UAE.
“#RahulDravid will probably be completely satisfied to see @IamSanjuSamson getting runs and making it look simple.. The legend has a whole lot of religion within the younger man…” Raman had tweeted after RR’s match towards Sunrisers Hyderabad.
Sanju Samson In Nice Type In IPL 2021, Held The Orange Cap Briefly
The younger keeper-batter from Kerala Sanju Samson might need missed out on a spot within the Indian crew squad for the T20 World Cup 2021 when the BCCI initially introduced a 15-member contingent together with three standby gamers. The explanation behind his exclusion was regardless of the abundance of expertise, consistency has at all times been a difficulty with Samson.
Nevertheless, he has been in terrific type within the second half of the IPL 2021, the place he picked off from the primary half in India, the place he has slammed a century towards PBKS in Mumbai. Samson is at present the second-highest run-getter on this 12 months’s IPL with 433 runs in 10 matches at a mean of 54.12 and a strike price of 141.96.
He slammed 70 and 82 in RR’s final two matches however as a result of lack of assist from different batsmen, Rajasthan remained on the dropping facet on each events.
Even in Rajasthan Royals’ earlier encounter towards the Sunrisers Hyderabad, Samson once more led from the entrance, as he slammed 82 runs taking his crew to a good complete of 164 on a sticky wicket the place free-flowing batsmanship was not attainable.
Nevertheless, his good work was undone by RR bowling unit Sunrisers’ opener Jason Roy scored an excellent half-century on his SRH debut after which different batsmen together with Kane Williamson handed RR a loss by seven wickets.
Rajasthan will subsequent face Royal Challengers Bangalore in Dubai on September 29, 2021.