Sanju Samson Biography, Wiki, Lifestyle, Family, Records, Salary, Networth, Facts & More

Sanju Samson is an Indian International cricketer who represents the Kerala cricket team in domestic cricket. Sanju Samson is the second-youngest player to score a half-century in the Champions League and IPL. He plays for Rajasthan Royals in the Indian premier league (IPL) and also of the leading batsman of the Rajasthan Royals team.

Sanju Samson Biography, Lifestyle, Wiki, Records, Net Worth, Income, Salary, House, Cars, Favorites, Affairs, Awards, Family & Facts

Sanju Samson Bio/Wiki

Full Name

Sanju Viswanath Samson




Professional Cricketer ( Wicket-keeper, Batsman)


Right Handed


Right Arm Medium

Jersey Number

  • #9 India International Cricket Team
  • #9 Kerala
  • #9 Rajasthan Royals (IPL)


  • National Team India International Cricket Team
  • Domestic Team Kerala
  • IPL 2020 Team – Rajasthan Royals



Sanju Samson Personal Life

Date of Birth / Birthplace

Sanju was born on 11 November 1994 Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala, India


He is currently 25 years old.

Sun Sign





Trivandrum, Kerala, India


Sanju studied at Rosary Senior Secondary School, Delhi. And Sanju graduated high school from St. Joseph’s Higher Secondary School, Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala. Sanju pursued a B.A. degree in English literature from Mar Ivanios College, Thiruvananthapuram.

Sanju Samson Family, Cast & Relationship

Sanju Samson Parents & Siblings

  • Father – Samson Viswanath (Police)
  • Mother – Lijy Viswanath
  • Siblings – Saly Samson (Younger Brother)
Sanju Samson with His Family
Sanju Samson with His Family

Sanju Samson Girlfriend / Spouse

Marital Status


Sanju Samson Wife –

  • Charulatha (m. 2018-present) Sanju Samson married his college-mate and longtime girlfriend Charulatha Remesh in Thiruvananthapuram on 22 December 2018.
Sanju Samson with His Wife
Sanju Samson with His Wife

Sanju Samson Physical Statistics And More

Sanju Samson Gym

Height (approx.)

  • In feet – 5 feet 7 inches
  • In centimeters – 170 cm
  • In meters – 1.70 m

Weight (approx.)

  • In Kilograms – 62 kg
  • In Pounds – 137 lbs

Body Measurements (approx.)

  • Chest: 38 Inches
  • Waist: 30 Inches
  • Biceps: 13 inches

Body Build


Eye Color


Hair Color


Sanju Samson Career

Famous For

Playing cricket and was adjudged as the “Best Young Player of the Season” in the 2013 IPL.

ODI Debut


Test Debut


T20 Debut

Sanju made his first debut for India vs Zimbabwe. But, it wasn’t a good match for him as he contributed only 19 runs from only 24 balls.

IPL Debut

After a brilliant performance in his Ranji Trophy First Season, Sanju attracted a lot of IPL franchise and in the auction, Kolkata Knight Riders Won him, But Sanju did not get a chance to play with Kolkata Knight Riders, and in 2013 Rajasthan Royals Buy him and he shows his ability.

Sanju Samson Records

  • Youngest IPL player to score a half-century in 2013 CLT20 in a match versus Mumbai Indians.
  • Also, the Youngest IPL player to score a half-century in 2013 IPL in a match versus Royal Challengers Bangalore.

Sanju Samson Salary And Net worth

Salary –

IPL 11: Rs. 8 crore

Sanju Samson has an estimated total Networth of INR 70 Crores ($ 9 Million) in 2020, and His main source of income is Brand Endorsements and playing cricket.

Brand Endorsements

Currently, Sanju Signed Kookaburra Sport Pty Limited. You Have Seen that Samson is using Kookaburra Kahuna Bat and the Kookaburra Wicket- keeping gloves and pads.

Sanju Samson Favorites Things

  • Favorite Cricketers –
    • Bowler: Zaheer Khan and R Ashwin

Some Lesser Known Facts About Sanju Samson

• His father quit his job as a police constable in Delhi to Support Sanju him in his cricketing career.

Sanju Samson with His Father And Brother
Sanju Samson with His Father And Brother

• Samson started playing cricket for Kerala under 13 teams, where Sanju captained the team and played the first match of his career.

• Sanju played for IPL team Rajasthan Royals for 10 lakhs (INR) when he was 19 years old, but after his good performance, Sanju was retained for 4 crores (INR).

• Sanju wanted to become an IPS officer.

• In the 2013-14 Under-19 Asia Cup, he scored an 87-ball century in the final against Pakistan and won the trophy.