Players with Most Runs Against SRH in IPL History

Players with Most Runs Against SRH in IPL History: With a world-class bowling attack boasting Rashid Khan and Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Sunrisers Hyderabad (SRH) have consistently choked opposition batting in the  Indian Premier League (IPL) . Let’s look at batsmen who accumulated the  most runs vs SRH  despite facing quality bowling.

Players with Most Runs Against SRH in IPL History

Most Runs vs Sunrisers Hyderabad in IPL

Sanju Samson2179149.43138.285102*1/4
Virat Kohli2166935.21139.6621001/4
Shane Watson1856635.37144.382117*1/3
Ambati Rayudu1854942.23129.485100*1/3
AB de Villiers1754036155.17289*0/5
Nitish Rana1553735.79138.400800/4
Robin Uthappa1952427.57134.350680/2
Rishabh Pant1549244.72148.644128*1/0
MS Dhoni1848848.8145.23867*0/4
Faf du Plessis1648434.57135.57273*0/4

#1. Sanju Samson Tops the List with 791 Runs  

Sanju Samson has scored the most runs against SRH in IPL history, with an impressive 791 runs in 21 innings for RR. His average is 49.43, and he has one century and four fifties. Samson often plays exceptionally well against SRH bowlers, showcasing his aggressive style with a strike rate over 138.

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#2. Virat Kohli Ranks #2 with 669 Runs   

The Royal Challengers Bangalore captain, Virat Kohli, is in 2nd place with 669 runs in 21 matches against SRH. He scores at nearly a 140 strike rate and has hit 4 half-centuries against Hyderabad.

His impressive hundred in IPL 2016 kickstarted RCB’s campaign against SRH. Kohli’s consistent performance makes him one of the top scorers against the Orange Army.

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#3. Watson, Rayudu & ABD Dominate in Top 5  

In the 3rd and 4th positions, we have two fantastic batsmen. The experienced Shane Watson scored 566 runs in 18 games against SRH, including 1 century and 3 fifties. The explosive former CSK opener, Ambati Rayudu, recorded 549 runs against Hyderabad, with an unbeaten 100 and three half-centuries.

The legendary South African, AB de Villiers, achieved 540 runs in 17 appearances against SRH with an astonishing strike rate of over 155.

Following them are Nitish Rana with 537 runs and Robin Uthappa with 524 runs. They both displayed stellar performances in SRH vs KKR contests over the years.


Looking at the stats, Sunrisers Hyderabad has perhaps been the most cost-effective bowling team in IPL history. Their well-balanced attack has made it really tough for batsmen from the opposing teams.

So, the achievements of players like Sanju Samson and Virat Kohli, along with other consistent run-scorers, become even more impressive against SRH. Their skill in facing top-class bowlers helped their teams win many important games.

Who has scored the highest runs against SRH in IPL?  

Rajasthan Royals’ Sanju Samson tops the list with 791 runs vs SRH.  

How many runs does Virat Kohli have versus SRH?

Virat Kohli has 669 runs against SRH in 21 IPL innings.   

Which CSK opener scored 549 runs against Hyderabad?  

Ambati Rayudu scored 549 runs versus SRH while playing for CSK.

Who has the best strike rate against Sunrisers Hyderabad? 

Legendary South African AB de Villiers has the best strike rate at 155.17 against Sunrisers Hyderabad .

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