Kerala rode on the consistent performances of senior players Sachin Baby, pacer S Sreesanth and outstation professionals Robin Uthappa and Jalaj Saxena to progress from a tough group.
Sanju has paid the price for not making the most of the limited chances that have come his way at the international level.
The wicketkeeper-batsman was bought by RCB for his base price of Rs 20 lakh.
The 16-year-old from Thrissur had a stunning 2020, winning four tournaments in the space of three months.
The 20-year-old received a Rs 1.64 crore scholarship from the Liberty University, Virginia.
The former domestic stalwart speaks about his playing days, coaching role and the dying art of spin bowling.
The Eranad assembly seat falls under the Wayanad Lok Sabha constituency, represented by Rahul Gandhi.
Royals, with Sanju at the helm, will be tempted to rope in young opener Mohammed Azharuddeen. However, other teams too will be keen on signing 'Junior Azhar'.
The Royals think tank will be hoping that Sanju can do what Shreyas Iyer has achieved for Delhi Capitals.
Opener Shubman Gill and pacer Mohammed Siraj were the finds of the tour.
The visitors, who were bundled out for their lowest ever Test total of 36 and thrashed inside three days in the day-night series opener, proved their mettle by overpowering the Aussies in the Boxing Day Test.
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