Sanju Viswanath Samson
(Indian Cricketer)

Sanju Samson
Nickname: Sanju
Profession: Cricketer
Biography
Autobiography:
Biopic:
Physical Appearance
Height (approx.): 5’ 7”
Weight (approx.): 62 Kg
Eye Colour: Black
Hair Colour: Black
Tattoos: NA
Personal Life
Date of Birth: 11 November 1994
Age (as on 2018): 23 years
Birth Place: Trivandrum, Kerala, India
Zodiac sign/Sun 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
Signature:
Family
Father: Samson Viswanath (Police)
Mother: Lijy Viswanath
Sister: NA
Brother: Saly Samson (Younger)
Coach/Mentor: Biju George
Religion: Christian
Address: NA
Cricket Career
International Debut:
Test: NA
ODI: NA
T20: 19 July 2015 v Zimbabwe
Jersey Number: #9(India)
#9(IPL, County Cricket)
Domestic/State Team: India, Delhi Daredevils, India Under-19s, Kerala, Kerala Cricket Association XI, Kolkata Knight Riders, Rajasthan Royals
Nature on field: Calm
Likes to play against: Pakistan
Favourite Shot: Pull Shot
Records (main ones)
  • He became a youngest IPL player to score a half-century in 2013 IPL against Royal Challengers Bangalore.
  • He also became the Youngest IPL player to score a half-century in 2013 Champions League T20 in a match against Mumbai Indians.
Controversies
  • Due to his bad behaviour or attitude problem he faced a disciplinary action by KCA in Ranji Trophy.
Career Turning Point
  • Performance in the 2013-14 Under-19 Asia Cup in UAE.
Preferences
Hobbies: Reading
Favourite Batsmen: Virat Kohli, Sachin Tendulkar, Brian Lara, Rahul Dravid and AB de Villiers
Favourite Bowlers: Zaheer Khan and R Ashwin
Favourite Cricket Ground: NA
Favourite sports personalities: NA
Favourite Food: Tapioca and fish curry
Favourite Actors: NA
Favourite Films: NA
Favourite Book: The Alchemist by Paulo Coelho
Favourite Musicians/Singers: NA
Favourite Destinations: NA
Smoking/Alcohol: NA
Girlfriends, Spouse and Children
Marital Status: Unmarried
Affairs/Girlfriends: NA
Earnings
Net Worth: NA
Salary Fee(as in 2018): NA
Test Fee: NA
ODI Fee: NA
T20 Fee: NA
IPL 11: 8 crore
Lesser Known Facts

There is no information that whether he smoke or not

There is no information that whether he drink or not

Sanju started his career with Kerela Under 13 team, where he was the captain of the team. He also scored a century on his debut.

  • He played for Rajasthan Royals when he was 19-year-old later on he was retained by the team in 4 crore.
  • His father supported him in his cricketing career and left his job of police constable.
  • He aspires to be an IPS officer.
  • He scored a 87 ball hundred in the finals against Pakistan in the 2013-14 Under-19 Asia Cup.
  • He don’t like fielding.