Weak & Bold Players of Sunrisers Hyderabad IPL 2018
January 3, 2018
The Sunrisers Hyderabad aka SRH are a cricket team franchise located in the city of Hyderabad, India, which sports in the Indian Premier League. They are one among the 8 teams that are racing in the 2018 Indian Premier League. This is also their 6th outing in Indian Premier League.
Chennai Super Kings & Rajasthan Royals are re-added in 2018 league after 2 years of suspension from the competition because of the involvement of their players in the 2013 IPL betting scandal and IPL governing council fixed that maximum of 5 sportsmen can be holded by every IPL team. Of the 5 players, a franchise can gain a high of 3 players via retention in lead up to the auction, and a highest of three cricketers through right-to-match card in the auction. The other rules on player retention are a maximum of 3 capped Indian players can be retained, and only 2 overseas players and 2 uncapped Indian players can be retained. The salary cap for every team for the 2018 season has been risen from 660 million (US$ 10 million) to 800 million (US$ 13 million).
The Administration & support staff comprises Tom Moody, VVS Laxman, Muttiah Muralitharan, and the Owner is Kalanithi Maran of Sun Network, Head coach is Tom Moody, Assistant coach is Simon Helmot, Bowling coach is Muttiah Muralitharan, Mentor is VVS Laxman, Performance analyst is Shrinivaas Chandrasekaran and Physio is Theo Kapakoulakis.
Sunrisers Hyderabad published their retention list on 4.1.2018. They retained 2 players and gone into 2018 IPL auction with the balance salary cap of 590 million.
Sunrisers Hyderabad began the auction with their first RTM card for Shikhar Dhawan. They took Shakib Al Hasan and invited back Kane Williamson from marquee list in auction. They gone all guns for picking Manish Pandey for 110 mn (US$1.7 million) having him the joint-most expensive buy of the day for an Indian player.
The SH Retained players are David Warner and Bhuvneshwar Kumar and the Released players are Mohammad Nabi, Yuvraj Singh, Deepak Hooda, Bipul Sharma, Ben Cutting, Tanmay Agarwal, Kane Williamson, Shikhar Dhawan, Ricky Bhui, Moises Henriques, Rashid Khan, Chris Jordan, Barinder Sran, Ashish Nehra, Mustafizur Rahman, Abhimanyu Mithun, Vijay Shankar, Naman Ojha, Eklavya Dwivedi, Siddarth Kaul, Mohammed Siraj, Ben Laughlin, Pravin Tambe
Atlast the added players names are Carlos Brathwaite, Yusuf Pathan, Wriddhiman Saha, Rashid Khan, Ricky Bhui, Shikhar Dhawan, Shakib Al Hasan, Kane Williamson, Manish Pandey, Deepak Hooda, Siddarth Kaul, Thangarasu Natarajan, Basil Thampi, Khaleel Ahmed, Mohammad Nabi, Sandeep Sharma, Sachin Baby, Chris Jordan, Billy Stanlake, Tanmay Agarwal, Shreevats Goswami, Bipul Sharma, Mehdi Hasan.