The SunRisers Hyderabad are a franchise cricket team based in Hyderabad, Telangana, that plays in the Indian Premier League. The team made their first IPL appearance in 2013, where they reached the playoffs, eventually finishing in fourth place. The SunRisers won their maiden IPL title in the 2016 season. The team after 2016 made 4 times to playoffs and once again to the finals in 2018. The franchise is owned by Kalanithi Maran of the Sun TV Network and was founded in 2012 after the Hyderabad-based Deccan Chargers were terminated by the IPL. The team is currently captained by Kane Williamson and coached by Tom Moody.