SRH Ropes Daniel Vettori as their New Head Coach

Daniel Vettori
Daniel Vettori

SRH Head Coach: Sunrisers Hyderabad has named former New Zealand cricketer Daniel Vettori as their head coach ahead of the IPL 2024 season.

Daniel Vettori Named as SRH Head Coach

SRH’s appointment came right after Brain Lara’s 2-year coaching term comes to an end in IPL 2023 season. Vettori who remains the youngest male player to have represented New Zealand in Test cricket, made his debut in February 1997 at the age of 18 has captained New Zealand between 2007 and 2011.

Prior to SRH, Vettori coached RCB in IPL from 2014 to 2018. Apart from IPL, Daniel Vettori coached many domestic and international cricket teams across the world.

In July 2019, Vettori was appointed as the head coach of the Dublin Chiefs in the first season of the Euro T20 Slam cricket tournament, the tournament was later cancelled.

The same month, he became the spin bowling coach for the Bangladesh national side. In August 2021 Vettori was appointed as the head coach of the Caribbean Premier League franchise Barbados Royals. Vettori works as the assistant and the spin bowling coach for Australia.

In IPL 2023 season, SRH won only 4 out of 14 league games and ended at the bottom of the IPL 2023 points table with -0.590 NRR. Sunrisers Hyderabad managed to win the IPL trophy in 2016 under David Warner and still waits to lift their second title.

SRH also ended up as runner-up of the 2018 IPL after losing the match by 8 wickets against MS Dhoni-led CSK.

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SRH Head Coach And Support Staff 2024

Check out the full Sunrisers Hyderabad’s coach and support staff details below:

Position Name
Captain Aiden Markram
Head coach Daniel Vettori
Assistant coach Simon Helmot
Batting coach Hemang Badani
Spin-bowling and strategic coach Muttiah Muralitharan
Fast bowling coach Dale Steyn
Fielding coach Ryan Cook
Physio Theo Kapakoulakis
Physical trainer Mario Villavarayan
Team manager Vijay Kumar
General manager Srinath Bhashyam
CEO K. Shanmugam