Rishabh Pant Faces Flak Over Bad Form, Shashi Tharoor Wonders Why Sanju Samson is Sitting Out

Indian wicketkeeper-batter Rishabh Pant's quiet bat in white ball cricket is making quite a bit of noise on social media. Samson was once again excluded from the team in the third ODI against New Zealand. Pant departed cheaply for 10 after New Zealand won the toss and put India to bat first on Wednesday.
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22 hours ago

'Totally unfair': Fans question Rishabh Pant's selection as Sanju Samson gets benched for IND vs NZ 2nd ODI

Fans question Rishabh Pant's selection as Sanju Samson gets benched for IND vs NZ 2nd ODI. Rajasthan Royals (RR) skipper was benched again, despite scoring 36 runs in the previous game. Fans of Samson were not at all happy with him being dropped yet again.
#RishabhPant #RajasthanRoyals #News #Sports #Cricket

4 days ago

New Zealand vs India, 1st ODI: No place for Sanju Samson in Wasim Jaffer's preferred XI, Umran Malik included - India Today

Rajasthan Royals captain Sanju Samson has fallen back in the pecking order in the ODIs. Former India batter Wasim Jaffer gave out his predicted line-up for the 1st ODI match vs New Zealand. Jaffer kept the likes of Rishabh Pant and Deepak Hooda in the positions that Samson plays in.
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6 days ago

‘Jab khelta hai toh lagta…’: Ex-IND star demands Samson's inclusion in NZ ODIs

Aakash Chopra has backed Sanju Samson to find a place in the playing XI for the 1st ODI against New Zealand on Friday. India will meet the hosts for a three-match ODI series opener at Eden Park. The former Indian opener and full-time pundit has backed the wicketkeeper-batter.
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6 days ago

‘He’s becoming a liability, bring in Samson': Ex-cricketer blasts India star

Team India crashed out of the ICC World T20 after suffering an embarrassing defeat to England in the second semi-final. The Kohli-starrer Team India failed to live up to expectations in the knockout phase of the T20 World Cup. After putting a below-par 168 on the board, India were not able to take a single England wicket.
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6 days ago

Pant: “Teams being created based on liking and disliking in India as well” - Danish Kaneria slams Indian management over “injustice” to Sanju Samson

Former Pakistan leg-spinner Danish Kaneria claims Indian cricket is being created based on liking and disliking in team selection. Kaneria has been extremely vocal in his support for Sanju Samson. The 41-year-old has urged the Indian think tank to pick Samson ahead of Rishabh Pant.
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1 weeks ago

‘By picking Iyer…': Ex-India pacer tears into Hardik, Laxman for ignoring Samson

Rajasthan Royals captain Sanju Samson was included in Hardik Pandya's squad for the three-match T20I series vs New Zealand. Fans expected the wicketkeeper-batter to be given a chance to prove himself. Former India cricketer Dodda Ganesh took to Twitter to lash out at the team management for not giving Samson a chance.
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1 weeks ago

'Sabko Mauka Milega, Lamba Mauka Milega': Hardik on Why Umran, Samson Didn't Play in Napier

India won the 3-match T20I series against New Zealand 1-0. Hardik Pandya added another trophy to his cabinet as India won 3-0 in the series. The third and the final face-off yielded no result due to a rain interruption. This was the third tournament victory for Pandya in 2022.
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1 weeks ago

'One Player Was Ready But Wasn't Picked For World Cup': Mohammed Kaif Wanted IPL Star in India's Squad

Wicketkeeper-batter Sanju Samson will be hoping to cement place in India's set-up. Samson made his T20I debut way back in 2015 but has only managed to play in 16 matches so far. Former India cricketer Mohammad Kaif feels Samson was ready to be part of India’s T20 World Cup squad.
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1 weeks ago

‘Sanju Samson: Chapter 2.0 will be really good’: India star hails batter

Sanju Samson scored 118 runs in India's three-match ODI series against South Africa. The Kerala wicketkeeper-batter scored 83 off just 63 balls as India fell short by 9 runs. Samson returned unbeaten in all three matches, which saw him accumulate 118 runs.
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1 months ago

Sanju Samson reveals directive from India team management: Have been instructed to take up finisher's role - India Today

Wicketkeeper-batter Sanju Samson was overlooked from T20 World Cup squad. He has been given the keeper's gloves in all 3 ODIs against South Africa. Samson scored 86 not out in the first ODI but his effort ended up in vain as India lost a rain-curtailed 40-overs-per-side match.
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1 months ago

'Samson did score 86 but there was lack of intent...': PAK star's blunt opinion

Kamran Akmal feels that Sanju Samson should have attacked from the first ball. The Pakistan wicketkeeper-batter scored 86 not out off just 63 balls in the first ODI. Akmal also said that the pace of Ruturaj Gaikwad and Ishan Kishan's innings also had an impact on the result.
#Samson #PAK #Pakistan #News #Sports #Cricket

1 months ago

'Don't See the X factor in These Two That Rishabh Pant Has': Former India Cricketer on Samson and Kishan

Rishabh Pant has cemented his place in the Test team but his inconsistency always raised questions about his white-ball set-up. The selectors have picked Pant in the T20 World Cup squad while Kishan and Samson are part of the ODI squad for the ongoing three-match series against South Africa.
#RishabhPant #TheseTwo #T20WorldCup #India #News #Sports #Cricket

1 months ago

Chepauk crowd goes berserk with 'Sanju, Sanju' chant as Samson walks in

India beat new Zealand A 7-wicket in the first unofficial ODI in Chennai. The 27-year-old scored seven wickets to set up a comfortable victory. India captain Sanju Samson chipped in 29 off 32, decorated with four and three sixes.
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2 months ago

'Samson not in World Cup plan

Sanju Samson's omission from the cricket world cup 2022 squad was announced by the BCCI on Monday. He has scored 12, 54, 6 not out, 30 not out and 15, 43 not out. But the fact that Samson has scored just one half-century once again brings up the question about his consistency.
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2 months ago

'I Hear Cheers of 'Chetta Chetta' Which Make me Feel Proud': Sanju Samson on Malayali Support in Zimbabwe

Samson has played 7 ODIs and 16 T20Is for India so far but has been a fan favourite on both social media and in the stadium. The 27-year-old said that he himself is a bit surprised with his fan following despite playing so little for India.
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3 months ago

'People want matchwinners

Sanju Samson will be aiming to prove his critics wrong in the ODI series. The Rajasthan Royals captain has been included as one of India's wicketkeepers. Many fans were left questioning the selectors' decision to not include Samson in the squad.
#SanjuSamson #RajasthanRoyals #India #News #Sports #Cricket

3 months ago

Sanju Samson replaces KL Rahul in India’s T20I squad against West Indies

All-India Senior Selection Committee names wicket-keeper Sanju Samson as a replacement for KL Rahul. Rahul tested positive for COVID-19 last week and has been advised rest by the BCCI medical team. Samson was part of the squad in the recently concluded ODI series that won 3-0.
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4 months ago

‘Ignoring Samson for Shreyas is beyond cricketing rationale’: Ex-India pacer

Former India pacer Dodda Ganesh was not impressed by the Indian selectors' decision to drop Sanju Samson from the T20I side for the West Indies tour. India preferred to stick with the tried and tested Shreyas Iyer and the rising star Deepak Hooda.
#DoddaGanesh #HindustanTimes #Indian #India #Sports #TeamSports #Cricket

4 months ago

Former pacer slams BCCI's decision for WI series, calls it 'beyond cricketing rationale'

Former fast bowler Dodda Ganesh questions selection of Shreyas Iyer over Sanju Samson. The 49-year-old believes that any side would want players like Samson in the side. Iyer had an outstanding start to this year as he got his highest score of 74* in T20I cricket.
#DoddaGanesh #BCCI #Sports #TeamSports #Cricket

4 months ago

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