Sunrisers Hyderabad have appointed England’s world cup winning team coach Trevor Bayliss as the head coach of t20 team for the upcoming Vivo IPL 2020 edition. Trevor Bayliss to replace Tom Moody as the coach of Hyderabad team which won 2016 championship under Moody’s look after.
“After very careful consideration, the sunrisers franchise has decided to take a new 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,” SRH said in a press release.
Trevor Bayliss is not new in IPL as previously he’s associated with Kolkata Knight Riders during a period from 2012 to 2015. With KKR stint, he guided players to claim two IPL trophies in 2012 and 2014.
“Trevor has already won 2 IPL trophies with KKR and has also won the Big Bash League and Champions League with Sydney Sixers. He is a proven winner and we feel that his successful track record will be ideal in taking Sunrisers Hyderabad forward.”
Sunrisers Hyderabad thanked Tom Moody for his excellent stint with the IPL franchise and wishes him best of luck for the future.
“We would like to thank Tom Moody, who has made an enormous impact with the franchise, helping us achieve 5 playoff appearances over the past 7 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.”