IPL 2022: Sunrisers Hyderabad (SRH) Predicted Playing XI For Their First Match Of The Season

Updated - 19 Feb 2022, 12:04 AM

Sunrisers Hyderabad
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Sunrisers Hyderabad bought a total of 22 players during IPL auction 2022. The franchise picked Nicholas Pooran as their most expensive player for Rs. 10.75 crores. Some other costly players that the team bought were Washington Sundar (Rs. 8.75 crores), Bhuvneshwar Kumar (Rs. 4.20 crores), Rahul Tripathi (Rs. 8.5 crores), Marco Jansen (Rs, 4.2 crores), and Abhishek Sharma (6.5 crores).

Sunrisers Hyderabad retained 3 players in their squad ahead of the auction. Kane Williamson, Abdul Samad, and Umran Malik were the 3 players that the franchise retained for IPL 2022. Now, they have built up their squad for the tournament and gearing up for a brilliant performance. Here we talk about Sunrisers Hyderabad’s predicted playing XI in the opening game of IPL 2022.

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IPL 2022: Sunrisers Hyderabad (SRH) Predicted Playing XI For Their First Match Of The Season

Aiden Markram

Aiden Markram
Aiden Markram, Image Source: Twitter

Aiden Markram might be picked as an opener for the team in the opening game of IPL 2022. The South Africa batsman was picked for Rs. 2.6 crores during IPL auction 2022. He played for Punjab Kings in the last season. In 6 matches, he scored 146 runs at an average of 29.20.

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Kane Williamson (C)

Kane Williamson
Kane Williamson. (Photo: IPL)

Kane Williamson will be the skipper of the team in IPL 2022 and lead the side in the opening game. Sunrisers Hyderabad retained the New Zealand batsman for Rs. 14 crores in their squad. The right-handed batsman might open for the team in the next season as they do not have many options for the opener. He scored 266 runs in 10 games last season at an average of 44.33.

Rahul Tripathi

Rahul Tripathi
Rahul Tripathi (Image Credits: Twitter)

Rahul Tripathi was picked by Sunrisers Hyderabad for Rs. 8.5 crores during IPL auction 2021. The right-handed batsman was part of Kolkata Knight Riders last season. He slammed 397 runs in 17 matches at an average of 28.35.

Nicholas Pooran (WK)

Nicholas Pooran
Nicholas Pooran (Image Credit: Twitter)

Nicholas Pooran might be the wicketkeeper of the team in the opening game of IPL 2022. The West Indies player might also bat in the middle-order. He became the most expensive deal of Sunrisers Hyderabad at Rs. 10.75 crores. Last season in IPL 2021, the left-handed batsman was part of Punjab Kings. Playing 12 matches, he scored just 85 runs as he struggled from a poor form.

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Abdul Samad

Abdul Samad
Abdul Samad (Image Credit: Twitter)

Abdul Samad might be another middle-order batsman that the team can pick in the opening game of IPL 2022. Sunrisers Hyderabad retained him for Rs. 4 crores ahead of the auction. Last year, he played 11 matches for the team and scored 111 runs.

Abhishek Sharma

Abhishek Sharma
Abhishek Sharma. Image-Twitter.

Abhishek Sharma was picked for Rs. 6.5 crores by Sunrisers Hyderabad during IPL 2022 auction. The franchise re-bought the player in their squad. Last year, Sharma scored 98 runs in 8 games at an average of 16.33. He can be another batsman at the middle-order in the opening clash.

Washington Sundar

Washington Sundar
Washington Sundar (Image Credit: Twitter)

Washington Sundar might be the spinner and all-rounder that Sunrisers Hyderabad might pick in the playing XI. The team bought him for Rs. 8.75 crores during the auction. Last year, Sundar was part of Royal Challengers Bangalore. Due to an injury, the left-handed batsman remained out of the team in UAE leg. In the first leg, Sundar slammed 31 runs in 6 games and picked 3 wickets.

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Marco Jansen

Marco Jansen
Marco Jansen. Image-BCCI

Marco Jansen might be the bowling all-rounder for the team in the opening game of IPL 2022. The team picked the South Africa pacer for Rs. 4.2 crores during the auction. Last season, Jansel was part of Mumbai Indians and picked 2 wickets in 2 games.

Bhuvneshwar Kumar

Bhuvneshwar Kumar
Bhuvneshwar Kumar (Image Credit: Twitter)

Bhuvneshwar Kumar might be another pacer for Sunrisers Hyderabad in the opening game. Kumar has been part of the franchise for the past few years. The team picked him for Rs. 4.20 crores during the auction and welcomed him back to the squad. In IPL 2021, he picked 6 wickets in 11 games.

T Natarajan

T Natarajan, IPL 2022
T Natarajan (Image Credit: Twitter)

T Natarajan was picked by Sunrisers Hyderabad for Rs. 4 crores during IPL 2022 auction. He was also part of the team in the last season. The left-arm pacer played 2 matches and picked 2 wickets. Following 2 games, he faced an injury and was ruled out of the tournament.

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Kartik Tyagi

Kartik Tyagi
Kartik Tyagi (Image Credit: Twitter)

Kartik Tyagi might be another pacer that the team can pick in the opening game of IPL 2022. Tyagi was picked for Rs. 4 crores during the auction. The right-arm pacer picked 4 wickets in 4 games for Rajasthan Royals in the last season.

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