Rajasthan Royals (RR) captain Sanju Samson has expressed that considering almost India’s determination whereas playing the IPL could be an off-base mindset.
However, Samson has fizzled to reproduce his victory within the IPL at the worldwide arrange in spite of being given a number of openings. As a result, he failed to discover a put in India’s 15-member squad for the T20 World Cup.
According to Samson, there is no point thinking about national selection while playing for your IPL franchise.
“First of all, when you’re playing for an IPL team and thinking about Indian selection, then it’s a wrong mindset. People do talk a lot about Indian selection and cementing your place but that is actually a by-product – if you perform, you get opportunities,” Samson was quoted
Samson had a philosophical take on the feedback encompassing him. The 26-year-old expressed that the weight of execution is the same for him because it is for anybody else.
“I think IPL is the most viewed tournament in the world. It will get you noticed. People do say good things about me and they also say other things as well. It’s natural for me now. Everyone is having that kind of pressure. And every one goes through that kind of pressure, knowing that so many people are waiting outside anyway. That’s the reason behind Indian cricket’s success,” he added.
RR had a blended run within the first half of IPL 2021 in India, winning three and losing four of their seven matches. They were in the fifth position within the points table when the event was suspended.