Sanju Samson: Team India’s star cricketer Sanju Samson did not get continuous opportunities, so he has still not been able to become an important member of Team India. Sometimes they are outside and sometimes inside. They don’t get to play two to three series in a row. In view of this, the Ireland Cricket Board has offered Sanju Samson to play for his country.
Ireland Cricket had given this offer
According to Inside Sports, the Ireland Cricket Board has offered Team India’s star batsman Sanju Samson to play in all matches if he comes to the country to pursue his cricket career. He will also be given the responsibility of captaincy.
Sanju Samson gave this answer
Sanju Samson has rejected the offer from the Ireland Cricket Board with great ease. Sanju said “Thank you very much,” in response to the President of Ireland’s invitation. I understand that sometimes we have to wait and at the moment I am here waiting for my selector’s call.
As long as I play I will play for India only
It is clear from Sanju Samson’s answer that he will not consider playing for any other country at the international level as he wants to represent India. After refusing Ireland, Sanju said that as long as I play, they will play for India only. Apart from India, he cannot even think of playing for any other country.
Sanju did not get a place in the World Cup and Asia Cup
Sanju Samson is one of those players who can change the course of the match at anytime. Although Sanju Samson never got continuous opportunities in Team India. He was dropped from India’s squad for the 2022 T20 World Cup in Australia. Prior to this, he was also not selected for the 2022 Asia Cup.
Didn’t get a place against Bangladesh
Sanju Samson was also not included in the recent three-match ODI series against Bangladesh. Earlier he was a member of the squad for the ODI series against New Zealand but did not get a chance to play in a single match.
Sanju Samson international cricket record
Sanju Samson’s age is 28 years. He has scored 296 runs in 16 T20 Internationals for the country at an average of 21.14. During this, his strike rate was 135.15. On the other hand, Sanju has played only 11 ODIs, in which he has 330 runs at an average of 66.