Sunrisers Hyderabad, Playing xi, IPL

Anam Khalid

Sunrisers Hyderabad Playing Squad in IPL

Sunrisers Hyderabad is a Hyderabad-based franchise cricket team in India that represents Hyderabad in the Indian Premier League (IPL). Moreover, it was established in 2012 as a result of the termination of the previous Hyderabad franchise “Deccan Chargers”. This franchise is owned by Sun Group owner and chairperson “Kalanithi Maran”. Rajiv Gandhi International Cricket Stadium Hyderabad which has a seating capacity of 55000 serves as the home ground of this franchise.

This franchise played its first season of IPL in 2013. They announced themselves by reaching the play-offs stage in their maiden season. Its bid was won by Sun Group for $11 M per year for five years initially. Sun Group is a giant in the electronic media of India with 32 TV channels and almost 45 radio stations. Furthermore, this team has won the IPL title once in 2016. Also, they are one of the most consistent IPL teams since their entry into the league.

SRH team standings in each season of IPL (given in the below table) show how they have fared so far in this tournament. They played their first season in 2013 which was the 6th overall season of IPL.

Performance of SRH in IPL

SeasonPosition
IPL Season 6 (2013)4th
IPL Season 7 (2014)6th
IPL Season 8 (2015)6th
IPL Season 9 (2016)Champions
IPL Season 10 (2017)4th
IPL Season 11 (2018)Runner ups
IPL Season 12 (2019)4th
IPL Season 13 (2020)3rd
IPL Season 14 (2021)8th
IPL Season 15 (2022)8th
IPL Season 16 (2023)10th

The above table gives the team performance for all the seasons. They played well for the first few seasons but their record has been poor lately. The below table gives a match results analysis of all the seasons to give us a deep look into their performance in every season.

Summary of Match Result

SeasonMatchesWonLostTiedNo ResultWin %
IPL 6171070058.82
IPL 714680042.86
IPL 814770050.0
IPL 9171160064.70
IPL 1015860157.14
IPL 11171070058.82
IPL 1215690040.0
IPL 1316880050.0
IPL 14143110021.42
IPL 1514680042.86
IPL 16144100036.36

There are a lot of people who work in various capacities to make the team perform better. Everyone tries to do their part in a bid to see their team succeed. The current management and support staff of this team are under

Management and Support Staff

CEOK. Shunmugam
General ManagerShrinath Bashyam
Team ManagerVijay Kumar
Head CoachBrian Lara
Assistant CoachSimon Helmot
Batting CoachHemang Badani
Spin-Bowling and Strategic CoachMuttiah Muralitharan
Fast Bowling CoachDale Styne
Fielding CoachRyan Cook
PhysioTheo Kapakoulakis
Physical TrainerMario Villavarayan
CaptainAiden Markram

Many Players have joined and left the franchise throughout their journey. They have continuously evolved their squad to hire the most suitable players for each role. The current squad that participated in the 2023 edition is under

SRH Squad 2023

NamePlaying Role
Mayank AgarwalOpening Batter
Rahul TripathiOpening Batter
Aiden Markram (C)Middle-Order Batter
Abdul SamadBatter
Anmolpreet SinghBatter
Harry BrookBatter
Heinrich Klaasen (WK)Wicket-Keeping Batter
Glen Philips (WK)Wicket-Keeping Batter
Upendra YadavBatter
Abhishek SharmaAll-rounder
Marco JansenAll-rounder
Nitish Kumar ReddyAll-rounder
Sanvir SinghAll-rounder
Vivrant SharmaAll-rounder
Samarth VyasAll-rounder
Washington SundarAll-rounder
Mayank DagarBowler
Fazalhaq FarooqiBowler
Akeal HoseinBowler
Kartik TyagiBowler
Bhuvneshwar KumarBowler
Mayank MarkandeBowler
T NatarajanBowler
Adil RashidBowler
Umran MalikBowler

Mayank Agarwal

Mayank Agarwal who was born on 16 February 1991, is a 32-year-old opening batter and plays international cricket for the Indian national team. He is a right-handed aggressive batter who plays proper cricketing shots and values his wicket opens for SRH and provides them with a solid start. He has played for four different IPL franchises Royal Challengers Bangalore, Delhi Daredevils, Kings XI Punjab, and now Sunrisers Hyderabad.

Mayank Agarwal Sunrisers Hyderabad Playing Squad in IPL

Also, he played his maiden T20 game for Karnataka against Goa at Hyderabad on 14 October 2010.

He plays as a specialist batsman. His T20 batting statistics are as under

Batting Record

Matches Played195
Runs4548
Batting Average25.84
Balls Faced3389
Strike Rate134.19
100s2
50s26
Highest Score111
6s161
4s454

Rahul Tripathi

Rahul Tripathi who was born on 2 March 1991 in Ranchi, is a 32 years old top-order batter. He is a right-handed batter who likes to take the attack to the opposition bowlers. His solid batting technique makes him a valuable player in all three formats. He has represented the Indian national team in T20I cricket. He played his maiden T20 game for Maharashtra on 18 March 2013 against Saurashtra at Ahmedabad.

Rahul Tripathi Sunrisers Hyderabad Playing Squad in IPL

His bowling style is right-handed medium, he can bowl a few overs if needed. His T20 career statistics are as under

Batting Record

Matches Played143
Runs3171
Batting Average26.20
Balls Faced2368
Strike Rate133.91
100s0
50s18
Highest Score93
6s122
4s300

Bowling Record

Wickets Taken12
Runs Conceded281
Bowling Average23.41
Balls Bowled222
Economy Rate7.59
Best Bowling Figures5/27

Aiden Markram

Aiden Markram, who was born on 4 October 1994 in Centurion, is a right-handed batter who represents South Africa’s national team. He is the current captain of Sunrisers Hyderabad and captained the South African U19 team to their first-ever World Cup as well. He can read the game situation and play accordingly and can thrash the bowling sides on his day.

Aiden Markram Sunrisers Hyderabad Playing Squad in IPL

Also, he played his maiden T20 game for Northerns against Free State on 2 November 2014 at Bloemfontein. He bowls right-arm off-breaks and usually bowls with a new ball from one end. His T20 statistics are under

Batting Record

Matches Played126
Runs3202
Batting Average33.35
Balls Faced2411
Strike Rate132.80
100s1
50s22
Highest Score100
6s111
4s274

Bowling Record

Wickets Taken29
Runs Conceded844
Bowling Average29.10
Balls Bowled706
Economy Rate7.17
Best Bowling Figures3/31

Abdul Samad

Abdul Samad, who was born on 28 October 2001, is a 21-year-old Indian cricketer who plays in the domestic circuit. He is a right-handed middle-order batter and a powerful striker of the ball who keeps the scorecard moving. He played his maiden T20 game for Jammu & Kashmir against Nagaland on 21 February 2019 at Mulapadu.

Abdul Samad Sunrisers Hyderabad Playing Squad in IPL

His bowling style is right-arm leg-break and he bowls occasionally. His T20 career statistics are as under

Batting Record

Matches Played62
Runs1089
Batting Average30.25
Balls Faced750
Strike Rate145.20
100s0
50s4
Highest Score76*
6s68
4s68

Bowling Record

Wickets Taken4
Runs Conceded213
Bowling Average53.25
Balls Bowled126
Economy Rate10.14
Best Bowling Figures1/9

Anmolpreet Singh

Anmolpreet Singh who was born on 28 March 1998 in Patiala, is an Indian domestic player who plays for SRH currently. He is a right-handed batter. Singh plays in the middle-order. Also, he plays the role of anchor and holds one end to allow the other batters to do the damage by playing aggressively. He played his maiden T20 game for Punjab against Odisha at Cuttack on 3 April 2015.

Anmolpreet Singh Sunrisers Hyderabad Playing Squad in IPL

He is still very young and improving with time. His T20 statistics are under

Batting Record

Matches Played53
Runs844
Batting Average22.21
Balls Faced730
Strike Rate115.61
100s0
50s5
Highest Score84
6s21
4s78

Harry Brook

Harry Brook who was born on 22 February 1999 in Yorkshire, is an immensely talented English middle-order batter. He has risen pretty sharply at the international level and is an ideal player for modern-day highly entertaining cricket. He played his maiden T20 game for Yorkshire against Durham on 5 July 2018 and he is a right-handed batter who plays at one down position in T20s and plays all the high-risk high-reward shots while batting.

Harry Brook Sunrisers Hyderabad Playing Squad in IPL

Also, he bowls the occasional right-arm medium. His T20 statistics are as under

Batting Record

Matches Played122
Runs2982
Batting Average33.50
Balls Faced1993
Strike Rate149.62
100s3
50s11
Highest Score105*
6s128
4s251

Bowling Record

Wickets Taken1
Runs Conceded26
Bowling Average26.00
Balls Bowled12
Economy Rate13.00
Best Bowling Figures1/13

Heinrich Klaasen

Heinrich Klaasen who was born on 30 July 1991, is a wicketkeeper batter who represents South Africa at the international level. He is known for his six-hitting ability and is one of the cleanest hitters in modern-day cricket. Also, he is a popular player among franchises of T20 leagues.

Heinrich Klaasen Sunrisers Hyderabad Playing Squad in IPL

He played his maiden T20 game for Northerns against North West on 13 November 2011 at Potchefstroom.

His glove work behind the stumps is excellent and doesn’t miss wicket-taking opportunities. His T20 statistics are under

Batting Record

Matches Played163
Runs3512
Batting Average31.92
Balls Faced2415
Strike Rate145.42
100s2
50s20
Highest Score104*
6s165
4s242

Wicket Keeping Record

Catches Taken82
Stumpings30

Glenn Phillips

Glenn Phillips who was born on 6 December 1996 is a right-handed wicket-keeper batter. He plays international cricket for New Zealand and also has a strong body structure and a powerful physique that suits his playing style. He muscles the ball hard and is a complete player who bats aggressively and takes on bowlers, bowls off-spin and is a gun fielder anywhere in the ground.

Glenn Phillips Sunrisers Hyderabad Playing Squad in IPL

Also, he played his maiden T20 game for Auckland against Otago on 4 December 2016. He bowls pacy off-spin deliveries and takes wickets. His T20 statistics are as under

Batting Record

Matches Played218
Runs5777
Batting Average32.27
Balls Faced4073
Strike Rate141.83
100s5
50s39
Highest Score116*
6s308
4s443

Wicket Keeping Record

Catches Taken116
Stumpings10

Upendra Yadav

Upendra Yadav who was born on 8 October 1996, is a right-handed wicket-keeping batter who plays for SRH in the IPL. He has a lot of domestic cricket experience and played his debut T20 match for Uttar Pradesh against Railways on 5 April 2014 at Nagpur.

Upendra Yadav Sunrisers Hyderabad Playing Squad in IPL

He is an excellent wicketkeeper who takes even the half chances to help his team get a breakthrough. His T20 statistics are as under

Batting Record

Matches Played30
Runs646
Batting Average26.91
Balls Faced525
Strike Rate123.04
100s0
50s2
Highest Score70*
6s20
4s53

Wicket Keeping Record

Catches Taken19
Stumpings12

Abhishek Sharma

Abhishek Sharma, who was born on 4 September 2000, is a left-handed all-rounder who is a rising star in the SRH team and played his debut T20 match for Delhi Daredevils against Royal Challengers Bangalore on 12 May 2018 at Delhi. He bats in the lower middle-order and hits the ball hard in the death overs to lift the team total and was picked by Dehli Daredevils initially for INR 55 lakhs.

Abhishek Sharma Sunrisers Hyderabad Playing Squad in IPL

His bowling style is slow left-arm orthodox and proves to be handy in suitable conditions. His T20 statistics are under

Batting Record

Matches Played78
Runs1702
Batting Average26.59
Balls Faced1250
Strike Rate136.16
100s1
50s10
Highest Score107
6s67
4s168

Bowling Record

Wickets Taken28
Runs Conceded635
Bowling Average22.67
Balls Bowled552
Economy Rate6.90
Best Bowling Figures3/7

Marco Jansen

Marco Jansen, who was born on 1st May 2000, is a left-handed genuine all-rounder who plays international cricket for South Africa. His rise in international cricket has been remarkable. He is a left-handed lower middle-order batter who is known for his big hitting. He has already played some match-winning innings at international level. He played his maiden T20 game for the Knights against the Warriors at East London on 28 April 2019.

Marco Jansen Sunrisers Hyderabad Playing Squad in IPL

At 2.06m tall, he is a quick left-arm fast bowler who bowls with the new ball and swings it to take early wickets. His T20 statistics are under

Batting Record

Matches Played44
Runs328
Batting Average18.22
Balls Faced262
Strike Rate125.19
100s0
50s1
Highest Score66
6s20
4s21

Bowling Record

Wickets Taken39
Runs Conceded1300
Bowling Average33.33
Balls Bowled909
Economy Rate8.58
Best Bowling Figures3/25

Nitish Kumar Reddy

Nitish Kumar Reddy who was born on 26 May 2003, is a right-handed batting all-rounder and has played only seven T20 games so far but his early potential is evident. He made his T20 debut for Andhra against Jammu & Kashmir on 4 November 2021.

Nitish Kumar Reddy Sunrisers Hyderabad Playing Squad in IPL

He is a left-arm medium-fast bowler who has not taken any wickets in T20 cricket yet. His T20 batting statistics are as under

Batting Record

Matches Played7
Runs92
Batting Average23.00
Balls Faced96
Strike Rate95.83
100s0
50s0
Highest Score41
6s3
4s6

Bowling Record

Wickets Taken0
Runs Conceded82
Bowling Average
Balls Bowled42
Economy Rate11.71
Best Bowling Figures

Sanvir Singh

Sanvir Singh who was born on 12 October 1996, is a right-handed all-rounder. He is a clean striker of the ball lower down the order. His aggressive style of play suits modern-day T20 franchise cricket. He played his maiden T20 game for Punjab against Puducherry on 4 November 2021 at Lucknow.

Sanvir Singh Sunrisers Hyderabad Playing Squad in IPL

His bowling style is right-arm medium and bowls the middle overs of the innings. His T20 statistics are as under

Batting Record

Matches Played17
Runs162
Batting Average40.50
Balls Faced90
Strike Rate180.00
100s0
50s1
Highest Score55*
6s11
4s9

Bowling Record

Wickets Taken3
Runs Conceded87
Bowling Average29.00
Balls Bowled60
Economy Rate8.70
Best Bowling Figures2/17

Vivrant Sharma

Vivrant Sharma, who was born on 30 October 1999, is a left-handed all-rounder who plays domestic cricket and IPL. He bats at the top of the order and provides brisk starts to his team. He played his maiden T20 game for Jammu & Kashmir against Andhra on 4 November 2001.

Vivrant Sharma Sunrisers Hyderabad Playing Squad in IPL

His bowling style is leg-break googly and he has all the variations to take wickets. His T20 statistics are as under

Batting Record

Matches Played12
Runs260
Batting Average28.88
Balls Faced196
Strike Rate132.65
100s0
50s3
Highest Score69
6s9
4s29

Bowling Record

Wickets Taken6
Runs Conceded81
Bowling Average13.50
Balls Bowled64
Economy Rate7.59
Best Bowling Figures4/13

Samarth Vyas

Samarth Vyas who was born on 28 November 1995, is a right-handed all-rounder who plays domestic cricket in India. He is a middle-order batter who is a clean striker of the ball has an attacking mindset and likes to take on bowlers. He played his maiden T20 game for Saurashtra against Gujrat on 28 March 2015 at Pune.

His bowling style is leg-break googly but he doesn’t bowl regularly. His T20 statistics are as follows

Batting Record

Matches Played28
Runs649
Batting Average29.50
Balls Faced431
Strike Rate150.58
100s0
50s4
Highest Score97*
6s38
4s55

Washington Sundar

Washington Sundar who was born on 5 October 1999, is a left-handed proper all-rounder. He has already represented India internationally in all three formats at such a young age bats in the lower-middle order and whacks the bowlers pretty hard. He played his maiden T20 game for Rising Pune Supergiants against SRH at Pune on 22 April 2017.

Washington Sundar Sunrisers Hyderabad Playing Squad in IPL

His bowling style is right-arm off-break. He takes wickets at a great economic rate. His T20 statistics are as under

Batting Record

Matches Played125
Runs1147
Batting Average19.44
Balls Faced950
Strike Rate120.73
100s0
50s3
Highest Score54*
6s36
4s91

Bowling Record

Wickets Taken93
Runs Conceded2738
Bowling Average29.44
Balls Bowled2359
Economy Rate6.96
Best Bowling Figures3/10

Mayank Dagar

Mayank Dagar who was born on 11 November 1996, is a left-arm spinner and a handy lower-order batter as well who can contribute vital runs to the team total. He bats with his right hand and played his maiden T20 game for Himachal Pradesh against Services at Dharamsala on 29 January 2017.

Mayank Dagar Sunrisers Hyderabad Playing Squad in IPL

He is a slow left-arm orthodox slower who has got the variations to trouble the batters. His T20 statistics are as under

Batting Record

Matches Played47
Runs72
Batting Average5.14
Balls Faced93
Strike Rate77.41
100s0
50s0
Highest Score21*
6s1
4s5

Bowling Record

Wickets Taken45
Runs Conceded1038
Bowling Average23.06
Balls Bowled994
Economy Rate6.26
Best Bowling Figures3/28

Fazalhaq Farooqi

Fazalhaq Farooqi who was born on 22 September 2000, is a fast bowler who represents Afghanistan at the international level and is known for his new ball heists and economical spells. He has got many variations and mixes up things with his slower balls. He played his maiden T20 game for Boost Defenders against Band-e-Amir Dragons on 14 October 2019 in Kabul.

Fazalhaq Farooqi Sunrisers Hyderabad Playing Squad in IPL

His bowling style is a left-arm fast-medium. His T20 statistics are as under

Batting Record

Matches Played56
Runs5
Batting Average1.25
Balls Faced24
Strike Rate20.83
100s0
50s0
Highest Score2*
6s0
4s0

Bowling Record

Wickets Taken62
Runs Conceded1419
Bowling Average22.88
Balls Bowled1268
Economy Rate6.71
Best Bowling Figures3/11

Akeal Hosein

Akeal Hosein was born on 25 April 1993 in Port-of-Spain. He is a bowling all-rounder who plays international cricket for the West Indies also he is another one of the sheer entertainers from the West Indies team. He smashes the bowler at the death overs of the innings and provides a run rate boost to his team and played his maiden T20 game for Barbados Tridents against Trinidad and Tobago Red Steel at St. George’s on 12 July 2014.

Akeal Hosein Sunrisers Hyderabad Playing Squad in IPL

His bowling style is slow left-arm orthodox. He plays franchise cricket all around the world. His T20 statistics are as under

Batting Record

Matches Played121
Runs558
Batting Average16.41
Balls Faced496
Strike Rate112.50
100s0
50s0
Highest Score44*
6s27
4s31

Bowling Record

Wickets Taken99
Runs Conceded2584
Bowling Average26.10
Balls Bowled2300
Economy Rate6.74
Best Bowling Figures4/13

Kartik Tyagi

Kartik Tyagi who was born on 8 November 2000 in Hapur, Uttar Pradesh, is a fast bowler who plays domestic cricket in India. He is a tail-ender who doesn’t offer much with the bat and all his contributions come while bowling. He made his T20 debut in Abu Dhabi on 6 October 2020.

Kartik Tyagi Sunrisers Hyderabad Playing Squad in IPL

His bowling style is right-arm fast and bowls at a high pace. His T20 statistics are as under

Batting Record

Matches Played26
Runs13
Batting Average3.25
Balls Faced16
Strike Rate81.25
100s0
50s0
Highest Score7
6s0
4s1

Bowling Record

Wickets Taken21
Runs Conceded833
Bowling Average39.66
Balls Bowled530
Economy Rate9.43
Best Bowling Figures2/27

Bhuvneshwar Kumar

Bhuvneshwar Kumar, who was born on 5 February 1990, is a bowler who has led the Indian bowling attack for many years at the international level. He has been a star performer for SRH by leading the wicket charts of the franchise for 3 seasons. He played his maiden T20 game for Royal Challengers Bangalore against Dehli Daredevils on 17 October 2009.

Bhuvneshwar Kumar Sunrisers Hyderabad Playing Squad in IPL

His bowling style is right-arm medium and he is known for his swing and seam movement with the new ball. His T20 statistics are as under

Batting Record

Matches Played263
Runs433
Batting Average10.06
Balls Faced475
Strike Rate91.15
100s0
50s0
Highest Score27
6s6
4s31

Bowling Record

Wickets Taken272
Runs Conceded6870
Bowling Average25.25
Balls Bowled5711
Economy Rate7.21
Best Bowling Figures5/4

Mayank Markande

Mayank Markande who was born on 11 November 1997, is a spin bowler who has played a T20I as well for the Indian international cricket team. He is a handy tail-end batter who can play some shots if his turn comes. He played his maiden T20 game for Punjab against Jammu & Kashmir on 14 January 2018 at Delhi.

Mayank Markande Sunrisers Hyderabad Playing Squad in IPL

His bowling style is leg-break and he has many variations to squeeze the run flow and provide wickets. His T20 statistics are under

Batting Record

Matches Played65
Runs99
Batting Average19.80
Balls Faced82
Strike Rate120.73
100s0
50s0
Highest Score33*
6s2
4s10

Bowling Record

Wickets Taken68
Runs Conceded1646
Bowling Average24.20
Balls Bowled1322
Economy Rate7.47
Best Bowling Figures4/4

Thangarasu Natarajan

Thangarasu Natarajan who was born on 4 April 1991, is an Indian international cricketer who plays in the team as a death-over specialist. His control over the line and length is quite excellent. He played his maiden T20 game for Tamil Nadu against Karnataka on 29 January 2017 at Chennai.

Thangarasu Natarajan Sunrisers Hyderabad Playing Squad in IPL

His bowling style is left-arm medium. He bowls excellent yorkers at the death overs to limit scoring and provides vital wickets. His T20 statistics are under

Batting Record

Matches Played77
Runs8
Batting Average8.00
Balls Faced15
Strike Rate53.33
100s0
50s0
Highest Score3*
6s0
4s0

Bowling Record

Wickets Taken83
Runs Conceded2303
Bowling Average27.74
Balls Bowled1662
Economy Rate8.31
Best Bowling Figures3/4

Adil Rashid

Adil Rashid who was born on 17 February 1988 in Bradford, Yorkshire, is an English international cricketer who is considered to be a specialist limited-overs spinner. He has played all three formats at the international level and can make vital contributions while batting. He played his maiden T20 game for Yorkshire against Derbyshire at Leeds on 12 June 2008.

Adil Rashid Sunrisers Hyderabad Playing Squad in IPL

His bowling style is right-arm leg-break and possesses a lethal googly. His T20 statistics are under

Batting Record

Matches Played275
Runs822
Batting Average11.41
Balls Faced782
Strike Rate105.11
100s0
50s0
Highest Score36*
6s14
4s61

Bowling Record

Wickets Taken307
Runs Conceded7114
Bowling Average23.17
Balls Bowled5692
Economy Rate7.49
Best Bowling Figures4/2

Umran Malik

Umran Malik who was born on 22 November 1999 in Gujjar Nagar, Jammu & Kashmir, is a right-arm express pace bowler. He has already made his international debut for the Indian national team in limited-overs cricket he is anticipated to be a pace sensation in years to come as he can clock above 150KPH regularly. He is among the fastest bowlers in the world currently and played his maiden T20 game for Jammu & Kashmir against Railways on 18 January 2021 at Alur.

Umran Malik Sunrisers Hyderabad Playing Squad in IPL

His bowling style is right-arm fast and bamboozles batters with his lightning-quick deliveries. His T20 statistics are under

Batting Record

Matches Played46
Runs45
Batting Average15.00
Balls Faced36
Strike Rate125.00
100s0
50s0
Highest Score19*
6s3
4s3

Bowling Record

Wickets Taken59
Runs Conceded1394
Bowling Average23.62
Balls Bowled908
Economy Rate9.21
Best Bowling Figures5/25

Who is the best bowler of Sunrisers Hyderabad?

Bhuvneshwar Kumar is the leading wicket-taker of SRH.

Who is the current captain of team Hyderabad?

Aiden Markram is the current captain of team SRH.

How many IPL seasons has Sunrisers Hyderabad won?

SRH has won only their maiden title in 2016.

Who is the owner of the Sunrisers Hyderabad franchise?

The franchise of SRH is owned by Kalanithi Maran who is the owner of Sun Group.

What is the highest total scored by team Hyderabad?

SRH scored 231/2 against Royal Challengers Bangalore in 2019.

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