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IPL 2023: Sanju Samson scores half-century as Rajasthan Royals eye 200

New Delhi: After Jos Buttler’s cracking half-century, opener Yashasvi Jaiswal and captain Sanju Samson carried the momentum. Yashasvi Jaiswal departed after scoring 54 runs. Fazalhaq Farooqi once again gave the host big breakthrough. Sanju Samson’s innings Captain Sanju Samson on the other side hold his ground and he ramped to hit over Glenn Phillips’ head behind for […]

Edited By : Prateek Gautam | Updated: Apr 3, 2023 14:37 IST
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New Delhi: After Jos Buttler’s cracking half-century, opener Yashasvi Jaiswal and captain Sanju Samson carried the momentum. Yashasvi Jaiswal departed after scoring 54 runs. Fazalhaq Farooqi once again gave the host big breakthrough.

Sanju Samson’s innings

Captain Sanju Samson on the other side hold his ground and he ramped to hit over Glenn Phillips’ head behind for a boundary. A pugnacious touch on the backfoot followed for successive fours in the over of Umran Malik.

After that, Samson pushed the length delivery to the covers for a single. That brought up the 18th IPL fifty for the Rajasthan Royals skipper.

Jos Buttler quick-fire fifty

England’s hard hitting batter Jos Buttler showed no mercy to the Bhuvneshwar Kumar-led bowling attack as he registered quick-fire fifty. Buttler played 54 runs knock off 22 bowls, he dealt only in sixes and fours. The 32-year-old batter reached his half-century at the strike rate of 245.45.

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Fastest 50 for RR in IPL (by balls faced)

18 – Jos Buttler vs DC, Delhi (2018)
19 – Owais Shah vs RCB, Bengaluru (2012)
19 – Sanju Samson vs CSK, Sharjah (2020)
19 – Yashasvi Jaiswal vs CSK, Abu Dhabi (2021)
20 – Jos Buttler vs SRH, Hyderabad (2023)*

SRH vs RR match 4 playing XI

Sunrisers Hyderabad Playing XI: Mayank Agarwal, Abhishek Sharma, Rahul Tripathi, Harry Brook, Washington Sundar, Glenn Phillips(w), Umran Malik, Adil Rashid, Bhuvneshwar Kumar(c), T Natarajan, Fazalhaq Farooqi

Rajasthan Royals Playing XI: Yashasvi Jaiswal, Jos Buttler, Sanju Samson(w/c), Devdutt Padikkal, Riyan Parag, Shimron Hetmyer, Ravichandran Ashwin, Jason Holder, Trent Boult, KM Asif, Yuzvendra Chahal

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First published on: Apr 02, 2023 05:16 PM IST

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