Vettori Takes Charge as SRH Head Coach for IPL 2024

Vettori Takes Charge as SRH Head Coach: Sunrisers Hyderabad, the dynamic force in the Indian Premier League IPL 2024, has set the cricket world buzz with its latest announcement. The ‘Orange Army’ has bid farewell to Brian Lara and welcomed aboard the seasoned tactician, Daniel Vettori, to steer their ship. Let’s take a look into some details of this coaching transition that has the cricket universe on the edge of its seats.

A Fresh Dawn for SRH: Vettori Takes Charge as SRH Head Coach

Daniel Vettori
Daniel Vettori

Daniel Vettori, a former New Zealand left-arm spinner, was named the new head coach of Sunrisers Hyderabad. Vettori, renowned for his cricket acumen, previously coached Royal Challengers Bangalore for five seasons. His vast experience and unique style promise a fresh approach to leading the team.

The Rise of Daniel Vettori

  • Vettori, the former New Zealand left-arm spinner, currently serves as the assistant coach of the Australian men’s cricket team.
  • He led RCB as both a captain and a coach. He was leading them to the final in 2016 and the playoffs in 2015, demonstrating his talent for making underdog teams competitive.
  • He also coaches Birmingham Phoenix in The Hundred shows Vettori’s.

The Farewell to Brian Lara

Brian Lara
Brian Lara
  • West Indian cricket legend Brian Lara bids adieu after a single season at the helm of SRH.
  • Lara’s tenure saw the ‘Orange Army finish at the bottom of the IPL 2023 points table, prompting a change in leadership.
  • Despite Lara’s contributions, SRH is gearing up for a new era under Vettori’s guidance.

The Ever-Changing Coaching Landscape

  • Tom Moody, Trevor Bayliss, and Brian Lara—SRH’s coaching carousel in recent years.
  • Moody, a former Australian all-rounder, returned for IPL 2022, only to make way for Lara in 2023.
  • The revolving door of head coaches highlights SRH’s constant pursuit of excellence and its willingness to evolve.


As the sun rises on a fresh chapter for Sunrisers Hyderabad, the cricketing world eagerly anticipates the strategic prowess that Daniel Vettori will bring to the ‘Orange Army’. With Vettori’s strategic prowess and international experience, cricket enthusiasts await an exciting journey filled with surprises and colorful performances from the ‘Orange Army’.

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