All but assured of a berth in the play-offs, Chennai Super Kings would be aiming to quickly get over the shock loss against Kolkata Knight Riders when they take on an unpredictable Sunrisers Hyderabad in an IPL match here on Thursday.
Former Australia all-rounder Tom Moody signed on as the director of cricket at Big Bash League (BBL) team Melbourne Renegades Tuesday. The 48-year-old will be responsible for list management, talent identification and recruitment.
Brimming with confidence after a perfect start to their campaign, star-studded Chennai Super Kings will start as favourites against Sunrisers Hyderabad in a Groub B match of the Champions League Twenty20, on Thursday.
A confident Sunrisers Hyderabad will make its debut in Indian Premier League (IPL) with its first encounter against Pune Warriors India at the Rajiv Gandhi International Stadium on Friday. The team had fixed a target of reaching the semi-finals.
Sunrisers Hyderabad captain Kumar Sangakkara said on Thursday that he would like his teammates to play to their strengths when they take on the Pune Warriors in their opening match of the Indian Premier League here on Friday.
Sunrisers Hyderabad chief coach Tom Moody today called on the youngsters of his side to stand up and be counted in the absence of Shikhar Dhawan, who recently rose to stardom after cracking fastest hundred on Test debut against Australia.