IPL Teams 2021: Sunrisers Hyderabad – News, Playing 11, New Facts

Sunrisers Hyderabad: The IPL is not only unpredicted in terms of wins and winners, but the unpredictability is also seen in the franchise holdings, team name, franchise promoters. The most prominent example of franchise shuffle is Sunrisers Hyderabad.

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IPL Teams 2021: Sunrisers Hyderabad - News, Playing 11, New Facts

History of Sunrisers

The team made its debut in IPL 2009 series. It is one of the founding teams’ franchises of IPL but by the name of Deccan Chargers. In 2012 BCCI dissolve the bankrupt Deccan Chargers franchise, and a new tender was roll out to buy the franchise.

Franchise and Sponsors

Sun Tv network, an entity owned by the grand nephew of Tamilnadu CM M.Karunanidhi, won the new bid. The franchise has been renamed Sunrisers Hyderabad in the 2013 IPL season. The Sun TV franchise has recently roped in 14 sponsors for the team for the IPL 2021 series.

Records of Sunrisers Hyderabad

Batting Records

  • Most half-century scored – David Warner (44)
  • Highest batting average – David Warner (43.17)
  • Most runs scored by a foreign player– David Warner (4706 runs in 126 matches)
  • Most no. of 50+ consecutive score against an opponent– David Warner (8 successive 50+ scores)
  • Both the openers scored a century– Warner And Bairstow (100 and 114 vs. RCB, respectively)

Bowling Records

  • Best bowling economic rate – Rashid Khan (6.55)

Miscellaneous Records

  • Back to back purple cap winner in– Bhuvneshwar Kumar (2016 and 2017)
  • Most time purple cap winner– Bhubneshwar Kumar
  • Most orange cap winner– the only cricketer in IPL history to won orange cap three times is David Warner. He won the orange cap in 2015, 2017 and 2019

Partnership Records

  • Highest opening partnership – David Warner And John Bairstow- (185 runs vs. RCB)
  • David Warner And Bairstow is the only pair to put three consecutive century-partnership in the IPL history. 118, 110, 105 partnership is laid by the duo in consecutive three matches.

Sunrisers Hyderabad has won its first and only IPL trophy by defeating RCB in 2016.

Records within SRH- 

Batting Records

  • Most ducks– Rashid Khan; 5 times in 46 match
  • Lowest team total– 96/10 in 2017 against Mumbai Indians
  • Highest team total– 231/7 against RCB in 2017.
  • Highest individual score– 126 runs vs. KKR in 2016 (David Warner)
  • Most sixes– 123 in 71 matches (David Warner)
  • Most 50+ score– David Warner; in 86 matches 34 half-centuries.
  • Most centuries– 2 (David Warner)
  • Most runs– 3271 runs in 71 matches (David Warner)

Bowling Records

  • Most catches– SHIKHAR DAWAN
  • Most wickets– Bhubneshwar Kumar; in 86 matches, 109 wickets.

SRH in Auction

The squad of Sunrisers Hyderabad for this IPL season is very hefty. The franchise has retained most of its previous players, but it also released a few such as Sanjay Yadav, Sandeep Bhavanka, Billy Stanlake, Fabian Allen, and Yarra Prithviraj.

The team has brought in some new names in its squad too. SRH buys

  • Jagadeesha Suchith for Rs 30 lakhs,
  • Kedar Jadhav for Rs 2 crore, and
  • Mujeeb Ur Rahman for Rs 1.5 crore.

However, David Warner, the most prominent and everlasting player of SRH, is sold at whopping 12.5 crores.

Sunrisers Hyderabad Squad

Head Coach- Trevor Bayliss

Captain- David Warner

Mentor- VVS Laxman

SRH full squad for IPL 2021: 

Batsmen: David Warner (C), Jonny Bairstow (wk), Kane Williamson, Kedar Jadhav, Manish Pandey, Priyam Garg, Sreevats Goswami (wk), Virat Singh & Wriddhiman Saha (wk)

All-rounders: Abdul Samad, Abhishek Sharma, Jason Holder, Mitchell Marsh, Mohammad Nabi & Vijay Shankar

Bowlers: Basil Thampi, Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Jagadeesha Suchith, Khaleel Ahmed, Mujeeb Zadran, Rashid Khan, Sandeep Sharma, Shahbaz Nadeem, Siddharth Kaul & T Natarajan

Foreign Players 

David Warner, Kane Williamson, Jonny Bairstow, Mohammad Nabi, Mitchell Marsh, Jason Holder, Rashid Khan, Mujeeb Ur Rahman.

Expected Playing 11

David Warner (C), Wriddhiman Saha (wk), Kane Williamson, Manish Pandey, Kedar Jadhav, Abdul Samad, Jason Holder, Rashid Khan, Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Sandeep Sharma & T Natarajan.

News related to Sunrisers

Due to personal reasons, Mitchell Marsh is out of the squad. Jason Roy has joined in his place. 


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Chinnaswamy Stadium, Cricket Grounds, IPL Stadiums

 What is the early history of Chinnaswamy stadium?

The Chinnaswamy stadium is established in 1969. Earlier it was known as Karnataka Cricket Association Stadium. Later on, it is named after BCCI chairperson M Chinnaswamy.

What are some general facts about Chinnaswamy Stadium?

The Chinnaswamy stadium is the home ground of the royal challengers of Bangalore. It is located in Bengaluru, Karnataka, India. The capacity of the stadium is 40000. The owner of the stadium is govt of Karnataka but it is leased to Asia for 99 years. The pavilion is named as pavilion end, been the end. The pitch is generally bouncy and pacy. The stadium is painted in yellow and red color as it is the Kannada flag.

What are some interesting facts about Chinnaswamy stadium?

  • In 1974, in the match between India vs west indies; the legend of cricket Sir Vivian Alexandar Richard made his international cricket debut at Chinnaswamy stadium.
  • In 1996, India vs Pakistan world cup series match was India’s first day and night match which was played under floodlights in this stadium.
  • In 1996, this stadium hosted the miss world pageant.
  • The Chinnaswamy stadium records more footfall than any other stadium in India.
  • In 2015, Chinnaswamy stadium became the world’s first solar-powered stadium.
  • In the year 2017, a sub-air drainage system was installed to vacuum power the rainwater in 20 minutes.

What are some of the test records on Chinnaswamy stadium?

  • The first test match was played between India Vs West Indies in 1974.
  • The highest test score is of Younis Khan(Pakistan). He scored 267 runs against India in 2005.
  • Sachin Tendulkar holds the record for the most test run on this stadium. From 1994 to 2012 Tendulkar scored 869 runs; with the highest being 214 runs on this ground.
  • Anil Kumble in between the years of 1994-2008 took 41 wickets in 474.4 overs in this stadium.
  • The highest test partnership on this ground, of 176 runs was between S M Gavaskar and A D Gaekwad against Pakistan in the year 1983.

What are the ODI records of Chinnaswamy stadium?

  • The first ODI was between India and Srilanka in the year 1982.
  • India holds the record of the highest ODI total of 383 runs against Australia in the year 2013.
  • RG SHARMA scored the highest ODI score of 209 runs in 158 balls against Australia in 2013.
  • Yuvraj Singh took the most wickets in a match- 5 wickets in 10 overs against Ireland in 2011.
  • Zahir Khan in the year between 2001-2011 took 14 wickets in 8 matches and holds the record for most wickets on this stadium.
  • The highest ODI partnership was between AJ Finch and DA Warner of 231 runs against India in the year 2017.

What are the T20I records of Chinnaswamy stadium?

  • On 25 Dec 2012, the first T20I on this stadium was played. It was between India vs Pakistan.
  • The highest t20 score is scored by India, the team scored 202 against England on 1st Feb 2017.
  • The ground has seen the highest t20 score of 84 runs by ADS Fletcher, of West Indies against Srilanka, on 20 March 2016.
  • The best bowling record on this ground is in the name of YS Chahal of India. He took 6 wickets against England on 1st Feb 2017.
  • The highest t20 partnership on this ground is between G Gambhir and A M Rahane of India. This partnership scored 77 runs against Pakistan on 25 Dec 2012.

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Wankhede Stadium, Cricket Grounds, IPL Stadiums

Venue Details: Wankhede Stadium was established in 1974.

What is the sitting capacity of Wankhede stadium?

The capacity of this stadium is 33108

What is the Pavillion end name of this stadium?

Garware Pavillian End and Tata End

Who is the owner of the Wankhede stadium?

Mumbai Cricket Association, BCCI

Which team has Wankhede stadium as its home ground?

 Mumbai Indians (Read an extensive IPL Betting Tips analysis.)

Wankhede Stadium, Cricket Grounds, IPL Stadiums

Test Cricket Stats

What is the test cricket history of this stadium?

  •  First Test- India Vs West Indies, 1975.
  • Highest Test Total- India scored 631 runs in 182.3 overs against England in 2016.
  • Highest Test Score- CH Lloyd(West Indies) scored 242 runs against India in 1975.
  • Most Test Runs- Sunil Gavaskar scored 1122 runs with the highest score of 205 runs ( in the years 1975-86).
  • Most Test Wickets- Anil Kumble (in the years1993-06) took 38 Wickets in 831 runs.

ODI Stats

What is the ODI history of Wankhede stadium?

  • First ODI – Srilanka Vs. India, 1987
  • Highest ODI total- 438/4 against India by South Africa, the year 2015
  • Highest ODI score- ST Jayasuriya scored 151 runs against India, the year 1997.
  • Best Bowling ODI stats- M Kartik (India), took 6 wickets in 27 Runs against Australia.
  • Highest ODI Partnership- LRPL Taylor and TWM Latham of New Zealand scored 200 Runs against India in 2017.

T20I stats

What are T20I stats for Wankhede stadium?

  • First T20I- India Vs England, 2012.
  • Highest T20I total score- England scored 230/8 against South Africa in 2016.
  • Highest T20 Scores- CH Gayles (West Indies) scored 100 runs in 48 balls against England in 2016.
  • Longest T20 Partnership- HM Amla With Q De Kock of South Africa scored 96 runs against England in 2016.
  • Highest Bowling Stats- CH Morris took 4 Wickets in 27 Runs against Afganistan in 2016.

IPL stats

What is the IPL stats of Wankhede stadium?

  • Total Matches- 73
  • Average Runs- 160
  • Avg First Inning score- 166.03
  • Avg Second Inning Score- 154.38
  • Highest First Inning score- 235
  • Lowest First Inning Score- 67

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MA Chidambaram Stadium, Cricket Grounds, IPL Stadiums

Venue Detail: MA Chidambaram Stadium is constructed in 1916 and in 2009 reconstruction of the stadium took place under budgetary allocation of 175 crores. There are two ends- Anna pavilion end and V Pattabhiraman gate end. With a capacity of 50,000 audiences, the total area of the stadium is 7.52 lakhs square feet. It is the home ground of IPL team Chennai Superkings. The cricket atmosphere is very good on this ground. In most matches, the audience showed the great virtues of the cricket lovers and they are some of the most friendly audiences. This stadium is also known as Chepauk Stadium. It was originally named Chepauk Stadium. Sometimes, the Madras Cricket Ground is the alternative name for this ground. But the stadium got its prevalent name on the BCCI previous chairman MA Chidambaram.

The first cricket match played on this ground was in 1933 between India and England. But after a wait of 20 years, India won its first match on this ground against England by an inning and 8 wickets. 

Pitch Report of MA Chidambaram Stadium

It is a dry pitch with no grass. In the first two-three days, the pitch is good for batting, and high runs scored in the first and second innings.

The pitch is hard and due to lack of moisture, cracks on this pitch get opens, so spinners get the benefit, and more runs can not be made on this pitch in third or fourth innings.

Due to the ballers’ footmarks on the rough pitch; on the sides of the pitch, spinners take advantage, and batsmen who can play against spinners win the match. The average score keeps decreasing in the progressive series which is due to. excessive dry pitch.

IPL Stats of MA Chidambaram Stadium

  • Total matches played- 57
  • Average runs- 156
  • First inning- 163
  • Second inning- 149
  • Highest first inning- 246
  • Lowest first inning- 70

Chennai Super Kings won 40 out of 57 matches played in this stadium.

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Test Match Stats

  • In 1984, on this ground, Sunil Gavaskar broke the record of maximum centuries in a test match by scoring his third century in the test match. Sunil Gavaskar also gained the most test runs on this stadium by scoring 1018 runs with the highest score being 236 in 12 matches and 21 innings.
  • Most test wickets are taken by Anil Kumble. In 8 matches and 13 innings, he took 48 wickets in 354.4 overs by giving 939 runs; at an economy rate of 2.64.
  • Out of 32 test matches; 1st batting won 10 times whereas 2nd batting also won 10 times.
  • 11 tests get the draw and 1 gets in a tie.
  • 337 is the average first inning score whereas 356, 240,157 are second, third, and fourth inning scores respectively.
  • The highest team total is 759 at 7 wickets which is scored by India against England. Karun Nayar made 3 centuries and KL Rahul skipped the double century by a single run. The lowest run is also scored by India against England which is 83 runs at 10 wickets. The highest test score on this ground was scored by Virender Sehwag with 319 runs at 304 balls. He batted 42 boundaries and 5 sixes against South Africa in 2008.


  • The first ODI was played between India vs Australia in 1987.
  • The highest ODI total is scored by Asia XI against Africa XI by scoring 337 runs with 7 wickets in 50 overs at a run rate of 6.74 in 1st inning on 9th June 2007 match.
  • Highest ODI runs by Saeed Anwar of Pakistan; 194 runs in 146 balls at a strike rate of 132.87 on 21 may 1997 match.
  • THE best ODI bowling record is in the name of R Rampaul of West Indies that is, 5 wickets in 10 overs at expense of 51 runs with an economic run rate of 5.10 against India on 20th March 2011.
  • The highest ODI partnership is between Jayawardene and Dhoni in ASIA XI against AFRICA XI. The partnership was of 218 runs in the 22nd Oct 2007 match.

T20I Stats of MA Chidambaram Stadium

  • 1st t20 on this ground was between New Zealand and India where New Zealand won with 167 runs at 5 wickets. BB Mccullum of New Zealand scored Highest t20 scores as, 91 runs in 55 balls at a strike rate of 165.55 against India on 11 September 2012.
  • IK Pathan has the record of best T20 bowling in which in 4.0 overs he took 3 wickets at 31 runs expense with 7.75 economy rates against New Zealand. Mc Cullum and Ks William did the highest t20 partnership with 90 runs against India.
  • In total, 2 T20I matches are played on this ground where the first batting won 1 match and the second batting also won a single match.
  • In the 1st inning, the pacer took 5 wickets with a strike rate of 27.6 and an economy rate of 8.43.
  • Spinners took 3 wickets at a strike rate of 34.0 with an economy rate of 8.76.
  • In the 2nd inning, the pacer took 7 wickets at a strike rate of 24.8 and an economy rate of 8.65. Whereas spinners took 1 wicket at a strike rate of 66.0 and an economy rate of 8.45.
  • 162 is the average score in 1 inning in T20I. In the second inning, 167 is the average score.
  • The highest score is 182 and the lowest score is 166 on this ground in T20I.


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IPL 2021 dates have announced has finally knocked on the door. According to the official Twitter handle, it is scheduled to start on 9th April and will continue till 30th May. This is subject to GC approval.

8 teams, 50+ matches will contest each other to win this edition of IPL 2021. All eyes will be on several players such as Kyle Jamieson, Glenn Maxwell, Chris Morris, K Gowtham and Jhye Richardson etc.

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