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Introduction to Sunrisers Hyderabad

The Sunrisers Hyderabad is a franchise cricket team participating in the 2024 IPL season. For IPL 2024, Sunrisers Hyderabad has Daniel Vettori as its coach and Pat Cummins as its captain. Sunrisers Hyderabad first played in the IPL in 2013, reaching fourth place.

The team was able to grab its first win during IPL 2016, defeating the Royal Challengers Bangalore to win the title. 

Overview of Sunrisers Hyderabad

The Sunrisers Hyderabad team was created in 2012 after the team Deccan Chargers was removed from the IPL. Sun TV Network, which is one of India's biggest television networks, won the bid for the team with a five-year deal for ₹85.05 Crores. 

Team History

Sunrisers Hyderabad debuted in IPL 2013 after the team Deccan Chargers was disbanded due to financial troubles.

Seasons 6 and 7: 2013 and 2014

Sunrisers Hyderabad made their IPL debut in 2013, retaining 20 players from the Deccan Chargers. In 2013, the team reached the playoffs but was eliminated in their match against the team Rajasthan Royals.

In the 2014 season, the team was unable to reach the playoffs, being eliminated at 6th place.

Seasons 8: 2015 

For the 2015 season, the team reached 6th place once again, with 7 wins and 7 losses.

Seasons 9 and 10: 2016 and 2017 

The team Sunrisers Hyderabad defeated Royal Challengers Bangalore to win the 2016 season with 11 wins and 6 losses.

For the 2017 season, the team finished in 3rd place after losing to the Kolkata Knight Riders in the eliminator match.

Seasons 11, 12, and 13: 2018, 2019, and 2020 

In 2018, the team was the season runners-up, after losing to the Chennai Super Kings in the final.

For 2019, the team lost the eliminator match against the Delhi Capitals and ended the season with 6 wins and 9 losses.

During the 2020 season, the team once again lost to the Delhi Capitals in the Qualifier 2 round.

Seasons 14 and 15: 2021 and 2022 

The Sunrisers Hyderabad team ended seasons 14 and 15 in last place, placing 8th in both 2021 and 2022.

Season 16: 2023 

Sunrisers Hyderabad ended the 2023 season in 10th place.

Achievements and Trophies

Sunrisers Hyderabad reached fourth place during its first IPL season. The team was able to grab its first win during IPL 2016, defeating the Royal Challengers Bangalore to win the title. It reached the finals of IPL 2018. 

David Warner has won the Orange Cap in 2015, 2017, and 2019. Bhuvneshwar Kumar is the leading wicket-taker who won the Purple Cap in 2016.

Sunrisers Hyderabad - Squad List

For IPL 2024, Sunrisers Hyderabad Team squad list is as follows:

Coach: Daniel Vettori

Captain: Pat Cummins

Vice-Captain: Bhuvneshwar Kumar

Sunrisers Hyderabad - Player Profiles

Pat Cummins

Pat Cummins is an Australian cricketer who made his IPL debut in 2014, specializing in bowling. He has played 42 matches and taken 45 wickets, for an average of 30.16. In the IPL 2024, Sunrisers Hyderabad team signed Pat Cummins for ₹20.5 Crores and announced his position as captain.

Bhuvneshwar Kumar

Bhuvneshwar Kumar, an Indian cricketer, made his IPL debut in 2012 as a bowler. Throughout his career, he has participated in 160 matches, securing 170 wickets with an average of 25.86.

Abdul Samad

A skilled batsman, Abdul Samad is an Indian cricketer who has played 34 matches and scored 395 runs, for an average of 19.75. 

Aiden Markram

Aiden Markram is a South African cricketer who made his IPL debut in 2021, specializing in batting and playing for the team Punjab Kings. He was later signed by Sunrisers Hyderabad and has played 33 matches and scored 775 runs, for an average of 32.29. 

Rahul Tripathi

Tripathi is an Indian batsman who has played 89 matches and scored 2071 runs, for an average of 27.25. In the IPL 2024 auction, Sunrisers Hyderabad team signed Rahul Tripathi for ₹8.5 Crores.

Glenn Phillips

Glenn Phillips, a cricketer from New Zealand, made his IPL debut in 2021 as a batsman, representing the team Rajasthan Royals.

He was later signed by the Sunrisers Hyderabad team and has played 8 matches and scored 65 runs, for an average of 9.29. 

Mayank Agarwal

This talented batsman made his IPL debut in 2011 playing for the Royal Challengers Bangalore. He was later signed by Sunrisers Hyderabad and has played 123 matches and scored 2597 runs, for an average of 22.98. 

Heinrich Klaasen

Heinrich Klaasen is a South African wicketkeeper and batsman. He has played 19 matches and scored 514 runs, for an average of 36.71.

Anmolpreet Singh

Singh won the esteemed Ranji Trophy at the age of 19 and started his IPL career with the Mumbai Indians in 2021, specializing in batting. He was later signed by the team Sunrisers Hyderabad and has played 7 matches and scored 134 runs, for an average of 19.14.

Upendra Singh Yadav

Upendra Singh Yadav is an Indian wicketkeeper who is set to make his IPL debut in 2024. 

Nitish Kumar Reddy

Nitish Kumar Reddy is an Indian cricketer who made his IPL debut in 2023, being an all-rounder player and playing for the team Sunrisers Hyderabad. He has played in 2 matches. 

Travis Head

Travis Head is an Australian left-handed batsman as well as an off-spin bowler. He has played 10 matches and scored 205 runs, for an average of 29. For IPL 2024, Sunrisers Hyderabad team signed Travis Head for ₹6.8 Crores.

Abhishek Sharma

Sharma is an Indian cricketer who rose to prominence by scoring a century during his debut for Punjab in the Under-19 Vinoo Mankad Trophy.

Sharma's IPL journey started with the Delhi Daredevils in 2018, after which he was signed by the Sunrisers Hyderabad team. He has played 47 matches and taken 9 wickets, for an average of 37.56.

Marco Jansen

Marco Jansen is a South African all-format bowler who made his IPL debut in 2021. He has played 18 matches and taken 19 wickets, for an average of 30.84. 

Washington Sundar

Washington Sundar is an Indian left-handed batsman as well as a skilled bowler. He has played 58 matches and taken 36 wickets, for an average of 34.78. 

Sanvir Singh

Sanvir Singh, an Indian cricketer specializing in batting, entered the IPL arena in 2023, representing Sunrisers Hyderabad. He has participated in 2 matches, accumulating a total of 11 runs.

Wanindu Hasaranga

Wanindu Hasaranga is a Sri Lankan batsman who has played 26 matches and scored 72 runs, for an average of 7.2. 

Jhathavedh Subramanyan

Jhathavedh Subramanyan is set to make his IPL 2024 debut, specializing in bowling and playing for Sunrisers Hyderabad

Akash Singh

Akash Singh is an Indian bowler who made his IPL debut in 2021. He has played 7 matches and taken 5 wickets, for an average of 45.4.

Shahbaz Ahamad

Shahbaz Ahamad is an Indian bowler who has played 39 matches and taken 14 wickets, for an average of 40.5.  Crores.

Fazalhaq Farooqi

Fazalhaq Farooqi is an Afghanistani bowler who made his IPL debut in 2022. He has played 7 matches and taken 6 wickets, for an average of 37.83. 

Jaydev Unadkat

Jaydev Unadkat is a fast bowler and has played 94 matches and taken 91 wickets, for an average of 31.54. 

T Natarajan

T Natarajan is an Indian bowler who made his IPL debut in 2017. He has played 47 matches and taken 48 wickets, for an average of 31.33. 

Umran Malik

Umran Malik is an Indian all-rounder cricketer who made his IPL debut in 2021. He has played 25 matches and scored 23 runs, for an average of 11.50. 

Mayank Markande

Mayank Markande is an Indian cricketer who made his IPL debut in 2018, specializing in bowling. He has played 30 matches and taken 29 wickets, for an average of 27.93.

Conclusion

With this squad of players, the team Sunrisers Hyderabad is set to kick off an exciting new IPL season with a bang. The coaching and captainship of Daniel Vettori and Pat Cummins respectively, is expected to bring great results for the team this season.