Guwahati : On a day when Sanju Samson ( 3138 runs ) surpassed Ajinkya Rahami ( 3098 runs ) as Rajasthan Roy also ‘ all – time highest scorer , there were more things to ponder upon for the Royals skipper than sit back and enjoy the personal feat .
. It’s only the second game of the season and too early to ring the alarm bells but apart from ‘ impact player ‘ Dhruv Jerel’s innings part
nearing Shimon Helmer to wards the end of the chase , there was hardly any bright spot for the Royals as far as batting was concerned .
Youngster Jerel almost won the match with his late onslaught and the captain was all praise for the 22 – year old . ” The way he batted , taking on international bowlers in his first game in a pressure situation tells a lot about him and I am hopeful he will win us a few games , ” Samson said at the post match interaction .