Amidst the buzz surrounding India’s tour to South Africa, the return of dynamic cricketer Sanju Samson to the international stage has added a captivating dimension to the squad. The wicketkeeper-batsman has earned his place in the One-Day International (ODI) lineup, marking his comeback after a brief hiatus.
Samson, known for his explosive batting prowess, has experienced a fluctuating journey in the Indian cricket landscape. His last appearance in the ODIs was in August earlier this year during the West Indies tour, followed by a stint in the T20Is in Ireland. Despite his contributions, the elusive World Cup spot remained out of reach.
Having made his ODI debut in July 2021, the 29-year-old has accumulated valuable experience in the format. Samson boasts a commendable record, featuring in 13 matches and amassing 390 runs at an impressive average of 55.71, coupled with a striking strike rate of 104.00.
As India gears up for a comprehensive series in South Africa, the inclusion of Sanju Samson infuses the squad with a blend of experience and dynamism. Cricket enthusiasts eagerly await his explosive performances, anticipating a stellar show in the ODIs that promise thrilling cricketing action on the African soil.