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Sanju Samson (Cricketer) Height, Age, Wife, Family, Biography & More

Sanju Samson

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Bio
Real NameSanju Viswanath Samson
NicknameSanju
ProfessionIndian Cricketer (Batsman and Wicket-keeper)
Physical Stats & More
Heightin centimeters- 170 cm
in meters- 1.70m
in Feet Inches- 5’ 7”
Weightin Kilograms- 62 kg
in Pounds- 137 lbs
Body Measurements- Chest: 38 Inches
- Waist: 30 inches
- Biceps: 13 Inches
Eye ColourBlack
Hair ColourBlack
Cricket
International DebutTest- N/A
ODI- N/A
T20- N/A
Coach/MentorBiju George
Jersey Number#9(India)
#9(IPL, County Cricket)
Domestic/State TeamIndia, Delhi Daredevils, India Under-19s, Kerala, Kerala Cricket Association XI, Kolkata Knight Riders, Rajasthan Royals
Nature on fieldCalm
Likes to play againstPakistan
Favourite ShotPull shot
Records (main ones)• Youngest IPL player to score a half century in 2013 IPL in a match against Royal Challengers Bangalore.
• Also, the Youngest IPL player to score a half century in 2013 CLT20 in a match against Mumbai Indians.
Career Turning PointPerformance in the 2013-14 Under-19 Asia Cup in UAE.
Personal Life
Date of Birth11 November 1994
Age (as in 2018)24 Years
Birth PlaceTrivandrum, Kerala, India
Zodiac sign/Sun signScorpio
NationalityIndian
HometownTrivandrum, Kerala, India
SchoolRosary Senior Secondary School, Delhi
St. Joseph’s Higher Secondary School, Thiruvananthapuram
CollegeMar Ivanios College, Trivandrum
Educational QualificationsBachelor of Arts
FamilyFather- Samson Viswanath (Police)
Mother- Lijy Viswanath
Brother- Saly Samson (Younger)
Sister- N/A
Sanju Samson with his family
ReligionChristianity
HobbiesReading
ControversiesNot Known
Favourite Things
Favourite CricketerBatsman: Virat Kohli, Sachin Tendulkar, Brian Lara, Rahul Dravid and AB de Villiers
Bowler: Zaheer Khan and R Ashwin
Favourite FoodTapioca and fish curry
Favourite BookThe Alchemist by Paulo Coelho
Girls, Family & More
Marital StatusMarried
Affair/GirlfriendCharulatha
Wife/SpouseCharulatha (m. 2018-present)
Sanju Samson with his wife Charulatha
Marriage Date22 December 2018
Marriage PlaceThiruvananthapuram
Sanju Samson and Charulatha's marriage photo
Money Factor
SalaryNot Known
Net WorthNot Known

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Some Lesser Known Facts About Sanju Samson

  • Does Sanju Samson smoke?: No
  • Does Sanju Samson drink alcohol?: Not Known
  • Sanju started playing cricket for Kerela under 13 teams, where he captained the team and hit a century on his debut.
  • When he was 19 years old, he played for IPL team Rajasthan Royals for 10 lakhs (INR), but after his good performance, he was retained by them for 4 crores (INR).
  • His father left his job as a Police constable in Delhi, to support him in his cricketing career.
  • He wanted to be an IPS officer.
  • In the 2013-14 Under-19 Asia Cup, he scored a 87 balls hundred in the finals against Pakistan to win the trophy.
  • Initially, he didn’t liked fielding much.
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