“It is not easy for any player to make it to the number one team but my attitude is very positive. I will perform when I get a chance. Both Pant and KL play in the team but if I compete with them I will let my team down.
Although Sanju Samson has not got a place in the T20 World Cup team, he has been appointed as the captain of India-A for the home ODI series against New Zealand-A. In such a situation, he once again has an opportunity to prove himself with his limited overs talent.
Sanju has played a total of 7 ODIs and 16 T20Is for Team India so far. He made his debut for Team India in 2015. Although he has been in and out of the team since his debut, he has continued to perform well in the Indian Premier League and domestic cricket.
Sanju has scored 176 runs for Team India in ODIs, in which he has scored a half century, while he has 296 runs to his name in T20Is. Sanju has scored a half century for the team in this format.