Sanju Samson Full Biography, Records, Height, Weight, Age, Wife, Family, & More

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Sanju Samson Indian Cricketer Full Biography

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Sanju Samson was born on 11 November 1994. He is a Batsman and wicket-keeper. Sanju was selected to the 17-man squad to play against England in 5 ODIs and a Twenty20. However, he did not make it to the final team on any of the matches and remained a backup keeper to MS Dhoni. He represents Rajasthan Royals in the Indian Premier League. Sanju Samson married his college-mate and longtime girlfriend Charulatha in Thiruvananthapuram on 22 December 2018.

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Sanju Samson Indian Cricketer- Basic Information 

  • Name: Sanju Viswanath Samson
  • Nickname: Sanju
  • Role: Batsman and Wicket-keeper
  • Batting Style: Right-handed
  • Bowling Style: Right-arm medium

Sanju Samson Physical Appearance

  • Height (approx.): 170 cm
  • Weight (approx.): 62 Kg
  • Eye Colour: Black
  • Hair Colour: Black

Personal Life Of Sanju Samson

  • Date of Birth: 11 November 1994
  • Age: 25 Years
  • Birth Place: Trivandrum, Kerala, India
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  • Zodiac sign: Scorpio
  • Nationality: Indian
  • School: Rosary Senior Secondary School, Delhi, St. Joseph’s Higher Secondary School, Thiruvananthapuram
  • College: Mar Ivanios College, Trivandrum
  • Educational Qualifications: Bachelor of Arts

Sanju Samson Family & Religion

Sanju Samson family
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  • Father: Samson Viswanath
  • Mother: Lily Viswanath
  • Brother: Saly Samson
  • Sister: N/A
  • Coach/Mentor: Biju George
  • Religion: Christianity
  • Address: Trivandrum, Kerala, India

Cricket Career Of Sanju Samson

  • Test: NA
  • ODI: NA
  • T20: vs Zimbabwe at Harare Sports Club, Jul 19, 2015
  • Jersey Number: #9(India), #9(IPL, County Cricket)
  • Domestic/State Teams: India, Delhi Daredevils, India Under-19s, Kerala, Kerala Cricket Association XI, Kolkata Knight Riders, Rajasthan Royals
  • Nature on the field: Calm

Sanju Samson Batting Career 

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Sanju Samson Bowling Career

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Highlighted Records Of Sanju Samson

  • Youngest IPL player to score a half-century in 2013 IPL in a match against Royal Challengers Bangalore.
    • Also, the Youngest IPL player to score a half-century in 2013 CLT20 in a match against Mumbai Indians.

Sanju Samson Preferences & Hobbies

  • Hobbies: Reading
  • Favorite Cricketers: Virat Kohli, Sachin Tendulkar, Brian Lara, Rahul Dravid, and AB de Villiers
  • Favorite Sportspersons: Not Known
  • Favorite Food: Tapioca and fish curry
  • Favorite Color: Black

Sanju Samson Relationship Status

  • Marital Status: Married
  • Wife: Charulatha
  • Marriage Date: 22 December 2018
  • Children: NA

Awards and Recognitions

  • Performance in the 2013-14 Under-19 Asia Cup in UAE.

Controversies did by Sanju Samson ( Indian Cricketer )

Due to his bad behaviour or attitude problem he faced a disciplinary action by KCA in Ranji Trophy.

The All Out Cricket Post-Interview Interview Of Sanju Samson

Lesser-Known Facts

  • Sanju started playing cricket for Kerela under 13 teams, where he captained the team and hit a century on his debut.
  • When he was 19 years old, he played for IPL team Rajasthan Royals for 10 lakhs (INR), but after his good performance, he was retained by them for 4 crores (INR).
  • His father left his job as a Police constable in Delhi, to support him in his cricketing career.
  • He wanted to be an IPS officer.
  • His father supported him in his cricketing career and left his job of the police constable.
  • He doesn’t like fielding.

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