Sanju Samson is taking the IPL 2018 by way of hurricane with some good batting and on Sunday, even superstars like Virat Kohli and AB de Villiers have been left within the shadow of the Kerala teenager. His innings of 92 no longer out off 45 balls for Rajasthan Royals (RR) blew Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) away as Samson showcased one of the vital cleanest hitting ever noticed on a cricket box. En path his match-winning knock, Samson completed an out of this world report that went overlooked in all of the mayhem. Samson beat Nitish Rana’s report of scoring maximum runs in an Indian Premier League event with out hitting a unmarried 4.
Taking part in for Mumbai Indians on the time, Rana scored an unbeaten 62 off 34 balls with out hitting a unmarried 4 towards Kings XI Punjab in April final 12 months. Rana’s knock helped Mumbai thrash Punjab by way of 8 wickets on the Holkar Stadium in Indore.
On Sunday, Samson broke Rana’s report by way of achieving the rating of 65 with out hitting a unmarried 4.
Rajasthan Royals’ fashionable right-hander reached the feat with a most off the bowling of RCB pacer Kulwant Khejroliya.
He then hit Englishman Chris Woakes for some other six to succeed in 71, having no longer hit a 4. On the other hand, the run got here to an finish within the very subsequent ball as Samson sliced a Woakes yorker past a diving Quinton de Kock to sign up his first 4 of the event.
Samson’s subsequent and ultimate 4 of the event got here within the subsequent ball as he lofted Woakes over further duvet.
The 23-year-old hit some other two sixes within the ultimate over bowled by way of Umesh Yadav to energy Rajasthan to 217 for 4.
By way of the tip of it, Samson hit a whopping 10 sixes and two fours in his magical knock. The teenager narrowly neglected out on some other report. Samson’s 10 sixes was once the second one maximum hit by way of a batsman in any sub-100 innings within the IPL. Andre Russell’s 11 sixes in his unbeaten 88 towards Chennai Tremendous Kings are the best possible.