Kings XI Punjab Head Coach – Indian Veteran spinner Anil Kumble will be seen in the role of head coach in the upcoming IPL season 2020. He will be the head coach of Kings XI Punjab. Mike Hesson, who was the head coach earlier, had stepped down from the post after his 2-year contract with KXIP ended.
Kumble said that he is glad to be a part of KXIP in the IPL and hopes to contribute more with the team and the players.
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After serving India as head coach in 2016 and 17, Kumble will coach an IPL side for the first time. Kumble played for the Royal Challengers Bangalore franchise team where he captained the side and later worked as a mentor of the team.
Kings XI Punjab Head Coach – Then, he was the lead mentor for the 4-time champion Mumbai Indians team which allowed him to coach the Indian Team. But his coaching stint with Team India ended on a bitter note. Kumble stepped down from team India’s coach position after India lost the ICC Champions Trophy Final against Pakistan.
Kings XI Punjab finished at 6th place in IPL 2019. The team did a little better in 2019 than 2018, where it finished at the 7th position in the points table.
Kings XI Punjab Head Coach – Now the Indian former captain and the head coach will be the first Indian to become the only head coach of an IPL franchise team. Will this bring a stroke of new good luck for the KXIP teams and their fans? What will be in the store for the Kings XI Punjab in the next season of Indian Premier League?
Kings XI Punjab Head Coach – For the answers, we will need to wait for the IPL 2020 to arrive. Indian Premier League 2020 will start from March 23th 2020 and it will go on till 12th May 2020.