SunRisers Hyderabad reached the play-offs of final yr’s IPL.© Twitter
SunRisers Hyderabad (SRH) managed to succeed in the play-offs in final yr’s Indian Premier League (IPL) and forward of the gamers public sale 2021, they’ve retained their core set of gamers. Out of all of the eight franchises, SRH launched the least variety of people — 5. Australian pacer Billy Stanlake and West Indies all-rounder Fabian Allen had been among the many 5 gamers who had been launched by SRH forward of the participant public sale, scheduled to be held in Chennai on February 18. SRH will look to fill their remaining three slots with a handbag of 10.75 crore. The Hyderabad-based franchise nearly have all foundation lined and they’re going to look so as to add extra depth to their settled squad forward of the 14th version of the franchise-based Twenty20 event.
Here’s a have a look at the gamers whom SRH would possibly goal on the public sale:
SRH skipper David Warner and Jonny Bairstow are prone to proceed on the prime of the order. They even have the likes of Wriddhiman Saha and Kane Williamson who can begin the innings in case of any accidents. The 2016 IPL champions are unlikely to bid for any openers.
The likes of Williamson, Manish Pandey and Vijay Shankar present steadiness to SRH’s middle-order. Mitchell Marsh, who missed main a part of final season as a consequence of damage, impressed every one within the Big Bash League earlier this yr and can look to proceed his good exhibiting within the IPL.
SRH would possibly look to rope in Kerala’s wicketkeeper-batsman Mohammed Azharudeen to tackle the bowlers within the center overs. Azharudeen turned the discuss of the city after he smashed a 37-ball century in Syed Mushtaq Ali.
World No. 1 T20I bowler Rashid Khan will lead the spin division for SRH. Rashid will even have Shahbaz Nadeem to associate him if SRH wish to go together with two spinners. However, to strengthen their batting, Hyderabad would possibly look to rope in Pawan Negi, who can bowl left-arm spin and might hit an extended ball, if wanted in direction of the top of the innings.
T. Natarajan and Sandeep Sharma had been the standout performers with the ball for SRH final season within the absence of Bhuvneshwar Kumar. Bhuvneshwar is match and might be anticipated to steer a younger Hyderabad tempo assault within the upcoming version of the IPL. SRH even have the likes of Khaleel Ahmed, Siddharth Kaul and Jason Holder to return within the XI in case of an damage.
Topics talked about on this article