Trevor Bayliss has appointed head coach of IPL franchise Sunrisers Hyderabad. He will replace Tom Moody who part ways from SRH. Tom Moody was working with SRh from last seven-year. In his coaching, Sunrisers Hyderabad won the Indian Premier League trophy in 2016 and Runer-up in 2018. Trevor Bayliss was the coach of KKR team in the past.
The news comes as big surprise as Trevor Bayliss was expected to take over as the job at KKR. In fact, the reports had also confirmed that he has already been appointed as the coach of the franchise. But now it’s official that Trevor Bayliss is the new head coach of Sunrisers Hyderabad.
Sunrisers Hyderabad released an official statement, “After very careful consideration, the Sunrisers franchise has decided to take a different direction with the Head Coaching role and will be parting ways with the services of Tom Moody. Trevor Bayliss, England’s 2019 World Cup-winning coach, has been appointed Head Coach of Sunrisers Hyderabad. Trevor has already won 2 IPL trophies with KKR and has also won the Big Bash League and Champions trophy with Sydney Sixers. He is a proven winner and we feel that his successful track record will be ideal in taking Sunrisers Hyderabad forward.”
“We would like to thank Tom Moody who has made an enormous impact with the franchise helping us achieve five playoff appearances over the past seven years, including a much-treasured championship in 2016. We would also like to thank him for his work ethic and leadership over our journey and wish him all the success moving forward.”
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Ex-coach Tom Moody thanks to SRH team, “It’s been a privilege to work for Sunrisers Hyderabad, I have made many friendships and good memories. The success we’ve enjoyed over the 7 yrs is a testament to a hard-working team on and off the field. A special thank you to the players, support staff and all the fans.”