September 10, 2018: Cricketer Sanju Samson has announced that he is all set to marry his college classmate in December. The 23-year-old wicket-keeper batsman from Kerala made the announcement on his official social networking accounts. Samson posted a photo himself and his fiance Charu and wrote: "...11.11 p.m. on 22nd August 2013 was when I sent a ’Hi’ to her. From that day till now, almost five years I have waited to put a picture with her and tell the world that I am in love with this special girl.”
"We spent time together, but couldn’t walk together publicly. But from today we can. Thanks a lot to our parents for agreeing to this happily,” the post added. Meanwhile, as per Charu’s father, B. Ramesh Kumar, a senior journalist, the marriage would be held on December 22.
"Both were classmates at the Mar Ivanios College here. The marriage has been fixed with the blessings of both the families," Kumar added. Charu is presently pursuing her post-graduation.
Samson is part of Rajasthan Royals in the Indian Premier League (IPL). The right-hander has played 44 first-class matches and scored 2602 runs averages 38.26. Samson is currently part of the India A squad and has scored 94 runs in four matches so far. (Inputs IANS).