Complete List Of Present Head Coaches Of IPL Teams: They say ‘a good coach can change a game, but a great coach can change a life’. A coach plays an important part in the success or failure of a team. With the modern-day game changing rapidly, the role of coaches is increasing.
Talking about the coaches of the Indian Premier League IPL, there are a few changes in the coaching staff of the 10 IPL teams but many faces will be the same as IPL 2023 comes around the corner.
Here, we bring you a complete list of all the 10 head coaches and their support staff of IPL teams. Check it out:
Head Coach: Mark Boucher
Batting Coach: Kieron Pollard
Bowling Coach: Shane Bond
Other staff members include Zaheer Khan ( Global Head of Cricket Development), Mahela Jayawardene( Global Head of Performance), James Pamment( fielding coach), Craig Govender( Physio), and Paul Chapman ( Strength & Conditioning coach).
Chennai Super Kings:
Head Coach: Stephen Fleming
Batting Coach: Michael Hussey
Bowling Coach: Dwayne Bravo
Other supporting staff includes Rajiv Kumar (field coach), Tommy Simsek (physio), and Greg King (physical trainer).
Head Coach: Ashish Nehra
Batting Coach and Mentor: Gary Kirsten
Other coaches include Vikram Solanki ( Director of Cricket), Abdul Naim, Mithun Manhas and Narender Negi ( Assistant coaches), and Aasnish Kapoor ( Spin bowling coach and scout). Rohit Sawalkar ( Head physio), Gaurav Sharma ( Physio), Rajnikanth Sivagnanam( Strength & conditional coach) and Sandeep Raju (Performance analyst ).
Head Coach: Ricky Ponting
Bowling Coach: James Hopes
Batting Coach/ Assistant Coach: Shane Watson
Other coaches include Biju George (fielding coach), Ajit Agarkar (assistant coach), Pravin Amre (assistant coach), and Sourav Ganguly (director of cricket).
Royal Challengers Bangalore:
Head Coach: Andy Flower
Batting & Spin Coach: Sridharan Sriram
Bowling coach: Adam Griffith
Other supporting staff include Mike Hesson( Director of Cricket), Malolan Rangarajan( Head of scouting & Fielding coach), Evan Speechly ( Head Physio) and Basu Shanker ( Strength & Conditioning coach).
Kolkata Knight Riders:
Head coach: Chandrakant Pandit
Batting Coach/ Assistant coach: James Foster
Bowling coach: Bharat Arun
Other coaches include Abhishek Nayar (Assistant coach), David Hussey (Mentor), Omkar Salvi (Assistant Bowling coach), Ryan ten Doeschate ( fielding coach), and Chris Donaldson ( Strength & Conditioning coach)
Lucknow Super Giants:
Mentor and Batting Coach: Gautam Gambhir
Bowling Coach: Andy Bichel
Head coach – to be announced soon…
Other coaches include Vijay Dahiya ( Assistant coach), Richard Halsall ( Fielding coach) and Warren Andrews ( Strength and Conditioning coach).
Director of Cricket / Mentor / Head Coach: Kumar Sangakkara
Batting coach: Amol Majumdar
Bowling Coach: Lasith Malinga
Other staffs include Zubin Bharucha ( Development & performance director), Trevor Penney ( Assistant coach) and Dishant Yagnik ( Fielding coach).
Head Coach: Trevor Bayliss
Batting Coach: Wasim Jaffar
Bowling Coach: Charl Langeveldt
Other staffs include Brad Haddin( Assistant coach) who replaced Johnty Rhodes and Andrew Leipus ( Team Physio).
Head Coach: Brian Lara
Batting and Assistant coach: Simon Helmot
Bowling Coach: Dale Steyn ( Fast) and Muttiah Muralitharan ( Spin)
Other support staffs include Hemang Badani( Fielding coach & Scout), Theo Kapakoulakis (Physio), Mario Villavarayan (Physical Trainer), and Gaurav Sundararaman (Performance Analyst).