Sanju Samson, the star Rajasthan Royals batsman is looked down on as one of the brightest prospects of Indian cricket going into the future. And, it is rumored that the right-handed batsman is set to join Chennai Super Kings going ahead in the Indian Premier League 2022. It is going to be big-breaking if Sanju Samson joins four-time IPL winners that are expected to be led by MS Dhoni for one last time in 2022.
Sanju Samson, star batsman led Rajasthan Royals in the IPL 2021 and 2022. He played several sensational knocks in his tenure with RR till now. However, he failed in making his side lift 2nd IPL title. This season Royals ended in 7th position with 10 points in their overall 14 games under the leadership of Sanju Samson.
Sanju Samson is rumored to play for CSK in IPL 2022
With mega-auction aligned, former IPL winners might opt for an overhaul. If that is the scenario then Sanju Samson might be released from the squad. It is speculated that the mega-auction is set to take place in the month of December or January. And, Samson has shown signs that he might be a part of a business between Chennai Super Kings and Rajasthan Royals.
The star Royals batsman has unfollowed his franchise on Instagram and followed CSK. His social media activity shows evident signs that a big move from CSK is on the cards. With MS Dhoni on the verge of taking an exit from IPL, Samson is an apt replacement going into the future.
Kerala-born is in scintillating batting form with the bat in the ongoing Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy. He is smoking runs with the bat with consistency and he might receive a call-up from the national side for the series against New Zealand after Rahul Dravid took over the charge, who is a big admirer of Sanju Samson’s batting style.
Talking about Samson’s IPL stats, he has smashed 2286 runs in his 121 games long IPL career. He has muscled 3 tons and 15 fifties for so far in the cash-rich Indian Premier League.