People were happy to see Samson in Chepauk
welcomed with applause and cheer
29* runs scored in the first unofficial ODI
New Delhi. The three-match unofficial ODI series between India-A and New Zealand-A has started. The first match of the series was played in Chennai on Thursday. In this match, the Indian team got a big victory by seven wickets with 109 balls remaining. During the match, Blue Army captain Sanju Samson also appeared in rhythm. Batting at number four for the team, he played an unbeaten match-winning innings of 29 runs in 32 balls. During this, one four and three high-rise sixes came out of his bat.
A video of the match is going viral very fast on social media. After the dismissal of Rituraj Gaikwad in the video going viral, when he came out to bat in the field, everyone present there was very happy to see him. During this, the fans welcomed him with applause and cheers.
“Sanju Samson” that’s it.pic.twitter.com/XJNDqIv7qo
— Praneesh (@praneeshppr) September 22, 2022
Let us tell you that his fans are very angry with Samson not being included in the team for the upcoming T20 World Cup. Not only this, many former veteran players were also angry with him not being included for the prestigious tournament. Seeing the displeasure of the people, the selectors have appointed him as the captain of India A.
The Indian star batsman has also taken the new responsibility seriously. Under his leadership, the team performed well and defeated New Zealand-A by seven wickets in 109 balls. Samson has played a small but important innings for the team with good captaincy in the match.
FIRST PUBLISHED : September 22, 2022, 20:10 IST