Sports News Today 27 February, Sunrisers Hyderabad named David Warner captain for IPL 2020: Australia's explosive opener David Warner has been appointed captain by Sunrisers Hyderabad for the Indian Premier League (IPL) 2020 season. Warner will exchange New Zealand's Ken Williamson, who led the facet within the final two years (2018 and 2019). <! –
Williamson was made the captain of the SRH workforce in 2018 when Warner was banned within the ball tampering case.
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Under Williamson's captaincy, Sunrisers Hyderabad had traveled to the finals of 2018. In the title match, Hyderabad needed to face defeat in opposition to Chennai Super Kings, captained by Mahendra Singh Dhoni. Last 12 months (2019), Hyderabad suffered a defeat by the hands of the Delhi Capitals within the Eliminator. She completed fourth within the league.
Sunrisers Hyderabad workforce has grow to be champion in 2016 below Warner's management
Earlier, 33-year-old Warner captained Sunrisers Hyderabad in 2016 and made the workforce the champion. Although Warner returned to the IPL final season, the franchise retained Williamson as its captain.
Warner is joyful to be captain once more
After being made the captain, a video of Warner has been uploaded on the official Instagram account of the franchise, wherein he’s trying very eager on captaincy within the upcoming season. "I am very happy to be named captain again," stated Warner. I might additionally prefer to thank Kane and Bhuvneshwar Kumar who’ve captained effectively over the previous few years. I might additionally prefer to thank the workforce administration who gave me an opportunity once more. I’ll attempt my greatest to make the workforce champion.
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Warner has scored greater than four thousand runs in 126 IPL matches.
In 2014, Warner had scored 528 runs in 14 matches at a strike charge of 140.80. He was at quantity 4 within the record of batsmen scoring probably the most runs. In the final four seasons of the IPL, Warner has scored a complete of 562, 848, 642 and 692 runs. He obtained an orange cap in 2015, 2017 and 2019. Warner has scored 4706 runs in 126 IPL matches. Warner is at quantity 4 within the event's highest run scorers. Before him are Virat Kohli, Suresh Raina and Rohit Sharma.