Sanju Samson Wiki, Cricketer, Age, Family, Wife, Net worth & More

Sanju Samson wiki- Sanju is an Indian international cricketer, playing for Kerala in domestic cricket and Rajasthan Royals in the Indian Premier League. A right-handed wicketkeeper-batsman, Sanju was the vice-captain of the Indian Under-19 team for the 2014 Under-19 Cricket World Cup. He made his debut for India in a T20 International match against Zimbabwe in 2015. In 2021, he played his first One Day International match against Sri Lanka.

Sanju Samson Wiki, Age, Family, Wife

Sanju Samson was born in a Malayali Christian family on 11 November 1994 in Pulluvila, a coastal village near Vizhinjam in Thiruvananthapuram district, Kerala. His father, Samson Vishwanath, was a police constable in the Delhi Police and a retired football player who played for Delhi in the Santosh Trophy, and his mother, Ligi Vishwanath, is a domestic worker. His elder brother Sally Samson currently works in the AG office and has represented Kerala in junior cricket.

Sanju Samson Bio, Divya Samson

Samson spent his childhood in a police residential colony in GTB Nagar, North Delhi. Later he studied at Rosary Senior Secondary School, Delhi. His coach at DL DAV Model School, Shalimar Bagh was Yashpal.

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Sanju’s father took voluntary retirement from the Delhi Police Force after not getting a place in the Delhi Under-13 team for the Dhruv Pandove Trophy; He quit football after a year and moved to Kerala, where Sanju and his brother continued playing cricket. He played for the Masters Cricket Club in Thiruvananthapuram before training under Biju George at the Kerala Medical College Ground, Thiruvananthapuram.

Sanju Samson graduated high school from St. Joseph’s Higher Secondary School in Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala. He had a BA degree. Apart from obtaining a degree in cricket from Mar Ivanios College, Thiruvananthapuram, he wanted to become an IPS officer from childhood.

Quick Facts

Name Sanju Samson
Nick NameSanju
Full NameSanju Vishwanath  Samson
Age 30 Year (As of 2024)
Date Of Birth11 November 1994
FamousCricket Player
ProfessionCricket Player
Father NameSamson Vishwanath 
Mother Name Lijy Viswanath
Brother NameSaly Samson
Sister NameDivya Samson
WifeCharulatha Remesh
ReligionMalayali Christian
Fielding PositionWicketkeeper
Batting StyleRight hand batsman 
Bowling StyleRight ARM
SchoolJoseph’s Higher Secondary School, Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala, India
Educational QualificationB.A. degree in English literature from Mar Ivanios College, Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala, 
HometownPulluvila, Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala
Zodiac SignScorpio
Net worth (Approx..)INR 1 crore

Sanju Samson wiki, family photos

Sanju(blue shirt), Saly Samson(black shirt) with Father & Mother
Sanju Samson with Divya Samson

Sanju Samson Wiki, Height, Weight, Body measurement

Height (approx.)5-7”(In Feet)
Weight (approx.)62kg
Body MeasurementsChest: 38 Inches,
Waist: 30 inches,
Biceps: 13 Inches
Hair ColourBlack
Eye ColourBrown

Sanju Samson Wiki, Career

Sanju Samson has been a member of Kerala Under-13 cricket team in 2007. In the KSCA Inter-State Under-13 Tournament, Sanju captained Kerala and won the Player of the Tournament award after scoring 973 runs including four centuries in five matches at an average of 108.11.

As a member of the Kerala Under-16 team for the 2008–09 Vijay Merchant Trophy, he scored two centuries off 138 balls against Goa and finished the tournament as the second highest run-scorer with 498 runs, including two centuries. signed off. Two fifties. He was also the Sanju captain of Kerala at Under-16 and Under-19 level.

His performances in the 2010–11 Cooch Behar Trophy earned Sanju a place in the India Under-19 team that played the 2012 ACC Under-19 Asia Cup held in Malaysia in June 2012. His disappointing performance in the tournament meant that he failed to be selected in India’s squad for the 2012 Under-19 Cricket World Cup.

In June 2013, he was named vice-captain of the India Under-19 team for the 2013 Top End Under-19 Series in Australia. He scored two half-centuries in the India Under-19 Youth Test series against Sri Lanka held from July to August 2013. In the 2013 ACC Under 19 Asia Cup in UAE, he scored a century in the final against Pakistan, helping India retain the cup.

Sanju also served as India’s vice-captain in the tournament. In January 2014, the BCCI appointed Sanju as the vice-captain of Team India for the 2014 Under-19 Cricket World Cup. Sanju was the top run-scorer for India in the tournament with a highest score of 85 runs from 45 balls against Papua New Guinea.

Sanju Samson wiki, Interesting Facts

  • Pulluvila, Vizhinjam, Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala, India is the birthplace of Sanju.
  • Despite turning professional cricketer, his dream job was an IPS officer.
  • In order to assist him in his cricket career, his father resigned from his position as a Delhi police constable.
  • The only pastime he enjoys more than playing cricket is reading.

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