IPL SRH Team 2020 Players List: Sunrisers Hyderabad may be a new entrant in the league but has been a constant consistent Indian Premier League (IPL) performer since its debut in 2013. The team, which came in place of Deccan Chargers, have been champions of the tournament once and made it to the playoffs on five occasions.
The Sunrisers came with grand total money of Rs. 17 crores in their kitty, the third-lowest wallet money remaining, and it joint-second fewest slots remaining to be filled in the squad. SRH stayed quiet for the first few rounds when other franchises were busy spending big bucks.
West Indies’s Fabian Allen seems to be another addition to the all-rounder list.
The spin-bowling all-rounder can be literally the x-factor for the franchise. MI got Allen for his base price of Rs 50 lakh. It seemed surprising when SRH went for Australian all-rounder Mitchell Marsh as well and got him for Rs 2 crore without any bidding war. They also got youngster Sanjay Yadav for his base price of Rs 20 lakh.
Franchise thought to retain most of its squad, it included mostly youngsters like Abhishek Sharma, Khaleel Ahmed, T Natarajan, Sandeep Sharma. The only players released by the side are Martin Guptill, Deepak Hooda, Ricky Bhui and Yusuf Pathan while Shakib Al Hasan has been banned by the ICC for a year for failing to report bookie approach.
The Kane Williamson-led side, as usual, started with invented in young talent. Jharkhand’s top run-scorer in the Syed Mushtaq Ali cup, Virat Singh has been gotten for a whopping for Rs 1.9 crore.
Virat scored 343 runs from 10 innings including three half-centuries at an average of 57.16. They roped in India’s Under-19 captain for the upcoming World Cup, Priyam Garg for Rs 1.9 crore as well. Abdul Samad is another young batsman they picked. Samad was bought for a base price of Rs 20 lakh.
The team also parted ways with its head coach Tom Moody earlier this year, with England’s World Cup-winning coach Trevor Bayliss replacing him. Additionally, former Australia wicketkeeper Brad Haddin was also gotten as an assistant coach.
Players released before the auction: Shakib Al Hasan (banned for one year), Deepak Hooda, Martin Guptill, Ricky Bhui and Yusuf Pathan.
Sunrisers Hyderabad squad 2020:
Batsmen: Kane Williamson, David Warner, Manish Pandey, Virat Singh (Rs. 1.9 crore), Priyam Garg (Rs. 1.9 crore), Abdul Samad (Rs. 20 lakh).
Bowlers: Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Khaleel Ahmed, Sandeep Sharma, Siddharth Kaul, Billy Stanlake, T Natarajan, Abhishek Sharma, Shahbaz Nadeem.
All-rounders: Mitchell Marsh (Rs. 2 crore), Fabian Allen (Rs. 50 lakh), Vijay Shankar, Mohammad Nabi, Rashid Khan, Sanjay Yadav (Rs. 20 lakh).
Wicketkeepers: Jonny Bairstow, Wriddhiman Saha, Shreevats Goswami.