Sunrisers Hyderabad made their debut in the 2013 Indian Premier League and impressed everyone with some good performances. They qualified for the playoffs in their very first season. But then, SRH went on to win their maiden IPL title when David Warner led this team to victory in 2016, beating Royal Challengers Bangalore in the final.
However, the last few seasons haven’t been great for the Orange Army. Hyderabad has always played competitive cricket and is a tough opponent to beat. But some teams have enjoyed playing against them in the IPL. Such teams will be covered in this article. This will cover the list of teams with the most IPL wins against Sunrisers Hyderabad.
Most Matches won Against Sunrisers Hyderabad
|Kolkata Knight Riders||2008-2022||23||15||8||0||1|
|Chennai Super Kings||2008-2022||18||13||5||0||0|
|Royal Challengers Bangalore||2008-2022||22||9||12||0||1|
|Lucknow Super Giants||2022-2022||1||1||0||0||0|
5. Royal Challengers Bangalore (9 wins in 22 games)
Royal Challengers Bangalore and Sunrisers Hyderabad have a rivalry between them. The peak of his rivalry was seen in the 2016 season, when Virat Kohli and David Warner were going great guns. SRH beat RCB in the final to win their maiden IPL title. RCB has played 22 games against SRH and has nine wins, 12 defeats, and one no-result under their belt.
4. Mumbai Indians (9 wins in 18 games)
Usually, one can find Mumbai Indians at the top two on this list. But SRH has always performed well against the four-time champions in the tournament. Thus, the record between the two teams is also quite even. MI has played 18 games against Hyderabad and has won nine and lost nine as well. Both teams won two games each in the last four matches.
3. Delhi Capitals (10 wins in 11 games)
Delhi Capitals have also enjoyed SRH bowling on some odd occasions. These two teams have produced many thrilling games and performances. Rishabh Pant’s highest IPL score of 128 not out also came against SRH. DC has played 21 games against Hyderabad in total and won 10 and lost 11 games. The Capitals haven’t lost a match against SRH since the 2021 season.
2. Chennai Super Kings (13 wins in 18 games)
The record suggests that Chennai Super Kings have dominated SRH throughout the IPL’s history. CSK has met Hyderabad in 18 matches so far and has registered 13 wins and lost only five games. The prime example of CSK’s dominance was shown in the 2018 season, when they beat SRH in four matches in a single edition, including the final as well.
1. Kolkata Knight Riders (15 wins in 23 games)
The most wins against SRH in the IPL have been registered by the two-time champion Kolkata Knight Riders. They have always enjoyed playing against Hyderabad at any point of the tournament. Since the 2020 season, SRH has won only one game out of six against KKR. Overall, KKR has faced SRH in 23 games and won 15, lost 8, in total. In the 2017 season, KKR beat SRH in the Eliminator.