In the Rajasthan Royals versus Delhi Capitals match of the Indian Premier League 2023, Sanju Samson made a stunning one-handed catch to send Prithvi Shaw back to the pavilion. The catch was one of the highlights of the match and has been widely praised by cricket fans and experts alike. The catch was not only a display of Samson’s athleticism but also his sharp reflexes and excellent fielding skills.
Samson’s catch came in the 7th over of the match when Shaw tried to hit a full toss from Chris Morris towards the mid-wicket boundary. However, he mistimed it, and the ball flew towards Samson, who was positioned at deep square leg. Samson had to run towards his left and dive full length to take the catch with his left hand. The catch was a difficult one as the ball was travelling at a high speed, and Samson had to time his jump perfectly to reach the ball.
The catch was not only crucial in terms of dismissing Shaw, who was in good form, but it also helped boost the morale of the Rajasthan Royals team. The Royals went on to win the match by 5 wickets, with Sanju Samson scoring an unbeaten 92 off 45 balls. Samson’s catch was one of the highlights of the match and has been widely praised by cricket fans and experts alike. It is a testament to his skills as a fielder and his commitment to the game.