Dubai: Rajasthan Royals captain Sanju Samson said the team needs to focus on its preparation and take one match at a time. In a video shared by the franchise on their social media handles, Samson was seen giving a motivational talk to all team members in the huddle before commencing their practice session.
The goal is definitely to win the championship. But we focus on our process, we focus on our preparation and we take one match at a time. We give everything. (It) doesn’t matter if we end up again at No.8 position but I want everyone to go full out, said Samson in presence of director of cricket Kumar Sangakkara.
Samson had a superb stint in the first half of the tournament in India, scoring 277 runs from seven matches at an average of 46.16 and strike rate of 145.78. His highest score in the tournament was a valiant knock of 119 off 63 balls, falling on the last ball of the match, handing Punjab Kings a narrow victory by four runs. In the top-run scorers list, Samson sits at fifth place.