For the IPL 2019, all IPL franchises to finalize their squad. All 8 teams retained some of the main players, exchanged a few and released the remains of under-performing players. Indian Premier League (IPL) 2019 auction around the corner, the IPL franchises have announced the names of their retained and released players.
Australian cricketers David Warner and Steve Smith are the two biggest retentions for the IPL 2019, both are suspended for their part in the ball-tampering scandal. Sunrisers Hyderabad retained David Warner who had missed out the last edition of this cash-reach league.
Sunrisers Hyderabad Retained and Released Players List:
Retained Players: Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Manish Pandey, Yusuf Pathan, Deepak Hooda, Khaleel Ahmed, Siddarth Kaul, Sandeep Sharma, Basil Thampi, T Natarajan, Ricky Bhui, Shreevats Goswami (wk), David Warner, Kane Williamson, Rashid Khan, Shakib Al Hasan, Mohammad Nabi, Billy Stanlake.
Released Players: Wriddhiman Saha, Sachin Baby, Bipul Sharma, Tanmay Agarwal, Alex Hales, Carlos Brathwaite, Chris Jordan, Mehdi Hasan.
Traded players: Shikhar Dhawan to DD for Shahbaz Nadeem, Vijay Shankar and Abhishek Sharma.
Sunrisers Hyderabad (SRH) Ideal Playing 11 for IPL 2019:
2019 SRH Playing 11: Kane Williamson (captain), David Warner, Manish Pandey, Deepak Hooda, Yusuf Pathan, Shakib Al Hasan, Shreevats Goswami (wk), Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Rashid Khan, Khaleel Ahmed, Billy Stanlake.
The ideal playing 11 has been assembled by considering the previous performances of players. Kane Williamson will continue as a captain after a successful season last year.