Player Profile

Sanju Samson
quick facts
  • nick name

  • dob

  • 11th Nov 1994

  • team

  • Kolkata Knight Riders, Kerala, Rajasthan Royals, India Under-19, India

  • batting style

  • Right Handed

  • bowling style

Career stats
batting & fielding
Mat Inns NO Runs Avge HS BF SR 100s 50s 4s 6s Ct St
Tests - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
ODIs - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
t20is - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
First Class 15 26 3 1,148 49.91 211 1,968 58.33 5 3 133 23 8 -
List A 26 25 5 584 29.2 85* 752 77.66 - 4 44 10 19 4
T20s 47 45 4 1,006 24.54 74 836 120.33 - 7 85 38 31 3
bowling
Mat Inns balls Mdns Runs Wkts Avge Eco sr bbi 4w 5w 10
Tests - - - - - - - - - - - - -
ODIs - - - - - - - - - - - - -
t20is - - - - - - - - - - - - -
First Class 15 - - - - - - - - - - - -
List A 26 - - - - - - - - - - - -
T20s 47 1 3 - 4 1 4 8 3 1/4 - - -
profile

The youngest player to have secured an IPL contract, wicketkeeper-batsman Sanju Samson had been a part of Kolkata Knight Rider's future developmental team for more than three years before signing up with them in 2012. He was the top-scorer in Kerala's U-13 tournament with 973 runs and continued his good form in the U-16 tournament, notching up 525 runs. He is  Kerala's youngest player in the Ranji Trophy and the sixth-youngest in Ranji Trophy history, having made his first-class debut in 2011 at age 16.