London. Sam Curran’s impressive performance in T20 continues. He is currently playing for Surrey in the ongoing T20 Blast in England. This 24-year-old young batsman scored 154 runs for the team after the first 4 matches. During this, he played the biggest innings of 69 runs. Strike rate is 160. This left-arm fast bowler has also taken 10 wickets for Surrey. The team defeated Kent by 32 runs in a match on Friday night. In this match too, Karan scored the highest 43 runs for the team.
Surrey had scored 159 runs for 6 wickets while playing first in the match. Sam Karan, who landed at number-3, scored 43 runs off 34 balls. Hit 5 fours. Sunil Narine scored 25 and Jason Roy scored 23 runs. Fred Klaasen and Grant Stuart got 2-2 wickets. In reply, Kent’s team could only score 127 runs for 9 wickets. Joe Denly scored the highest 44 runs, but no other batsman could keep up. Ricky Topley took the maximum 3 wickets. Chris Jordan also got 2 wickets. Karan plays for MS Dhoni-led CSK in the IPL. But in the current season could not get off due to injury.
Return to English team
The English team has also returned after the injury of Sam Curran. The ECB has also named him in the 14-man squad for the 3-match ODI series against the Netherlands. In such a situation, he would now like to show this performance in international matches as well. His brother and fast bowler Tom Karan has also played for England. But his career has also been affected by injury.
If you look at Sam Curran’s overall T20 performance, he has scored 1390 runs in 114 matches at an average of 22. Has scored 7 fifties. Strike rate is of 139. As a bowler, he has also taken 115 wickets at an average of 26. His best performance is 5 wickets for 30 runs. Took 4 wickets 4 times and 5 wickets once.
FIRST PUBLISHED : June 04, 2022, 09:31 IST