New Delhi: Former Indian cricketer Gautam Gambhir is elated with the number of Sanju Samson for the upcoming three-match T20I collection in opposition to Bangladesh and has requested the wicketkeeper-batsman to seize the “long overdue” alternative with each arms.
“This is well and truly through the gap by Sanju Samson!!! Congratulations on being picked in the T20I squad. Soft hands, nimble feet and hopefully a sane head…go Sanju grab your moment, long overdue,” Gambhir tweeted on Thursday.
That is properly & actually by means of the hole by @IamSanjuSamson!!! Congratulations on being picked within the T20 squad. Tender arms, nimble ft and hopefully a sane head…go Sanju seize ur second, lengthy overdue. @BCCI
— Gautam Gambhir (@GautamGambhir) October 24, 2019
Gambhir has been, for lengthy, advocating for the number of the Kerala batsman into the nationwide squad.
Samson’s title has been doing the rounds in latest occasions and with the World T20 up subsequent 12 months, the group administration, in addition to the selectors, wish to maintain choices open as Rishabh Pant is but to cement his place within the group within the limited-overs format.
The truth that Samson stole the headlines with a superb double century in opposition to Goa within the ongoing Vijay Hazare Trophy additionally helped his case.
“Well done Sanju Samson on a double hundred in a domestic one-day game!!! This man is bursting at seams with talent and talent must meet opportunity very soon,” Gambhir had tweeted after Samson’s 212-run knock in opposition to Goa within the Vijay Hazare Trophy.
Samson has represented India in a single T20I sport in opposition to Zimbabwe in Harare in 2015. The 24-year-old had scored 19 runs within the match which the Males in Blue had misplaced by 10 runs, chasing 146 on July 19.
The three-match collection between India and Bangladesh begins on November three and can be adopted by a two-Take a look at collection which begins on November 14.