Sam Curran flopped badly in IPL (PC: iplt20)
New Delhi.Punjab Kings had showered money on Sam Karan before IPL 2023. Punjab hoped that Karan could probably get them closer to the title. Due to this, Punjab made the most expensive purchase in IPL history. Sam Karan was bought for Rs 18.50 crore, but after the start of the season, he proved to be an expensive deal for Punjab. The Punjab team also got out of the tournament and they could not prove their worth.
He remained the headache of his own team throughout the season. Sam Karan played the last match of IPL 2023 for Punjab on May 19 and with this the journey of the team also ended. After this, Karan returned to his home and now within 6 days of returning home, he also showed his class.
rain of fours and sixes
Karan played a stormy inning against Middlesex for Surrey in the Vitality Blast. While captaining Surrey, he hit 68 runs in 47 balls. During this, he also hit 7 fours and 2 sixes. His brother Tom Karan also hit 50 runs in 33 balls in this match. At the same time, Will Jacques of Royal Challengers Bangalore, who was already out of IPL due to injury, also hit 43 runs in 22 balls for Surrey. He also took 3 wickets for 17 runs.
Performance in IPL
Karan’s team won the match by 73 runs. Talking about Sam Karan’s performance in IPL 2023, he is the most expensive player in IPL history. He scored just 276 runs in 14 matches this season at an average of 27.60. During this, a fifty was imposed. There he took 10 wickets. Punjab Kings could win only 6 out of 14 matches. With 12 points, she stood at the 8th position.