The Sunrisers Hyderabad have sacked Tom Moody and changed him with West Indies star Brian Lara as head coach.
Lara was additionally with the SRH camp on this yr’s 2022 Indian Premier League, serving because the franchise’s strategic advisor and batting guide.
SRH had points with captain Kane Williamson’s erratic play all through a full season, and regardless of their younger pacer Umran Malik having a breakout season, it was not sufficient for the aspect to qualify for the playoffs.
Hyderabad’s two Indian gamers, T Natarajan and Washington Sundar have been each injured, which in the end proved essential to their marketing campaign’s success.
Legendary South African paceman Dale Steyn serves because the bowling coach for SRH, and Muttiah Muralitharan of Sri Lanka serves because the franchise’s spin-bowling and strategic coach. The final two years have been the worst within the franchise’s historical past; within the earlier season, they completed final within the standings, successful simply three of their 14 video games. Brian Lara will face a difficult task in his new place as head coach.
This might be Brian Lara’s first stint as a T20 head coach:
Lara was additionally with SunRisers Hyderabad final season as a strategic advisor and batting coach.
The cricketing legend Brian Lara might be our head coach for the upcoming #IPL seasons. 🧡#OrangeArmy pic.twitter.com/6dSV3y2XU2
— SunRisers Hyderabad (@SunRisers) September 3, 2022
“The cricketing legend Brian Lara might be our head coach for the upcoming #IPL seasons,” the official deal with of SunRisers Hyderabad tweeted on Saturday.
Lara will function a T20 staff’s head coach for the primary time right now. Tom Moody and SRH mutually agreed to separate methods, in keeping with ESPNCricinfo. Moody was then named the director of cricket of Worldwide League T20 staff Desert Vipers.
Moody had taken over as head coach earlier this yr, succeeding Trevor Bayliss after a disastrous 2021 marketing campaign.
On this yr’s version of the IPL, Sunrisers completed eighth with six wins and eight defeats.
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