Updated: 3 December 2021

A coach in a cricket team is someone who has the responsibility to carry the team forward. He is also called the mentor of the team. VIVO IPL 2021 has a total of 8 teams and each team has a total of around 20 players.

In IPL 2022 there will be 10 teams.

So, the role of a coach becomes a lot more important in a big team. Here we have discussed the IPL 2022 all-team coaches and their hefty salaries.

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Head coachStephen Fleming IPL

Batting coach- Michael Hussey

Bowling coach-L Balaji

Fielding coach- Rajiv Kumar

Stephen Fleming was one of the most prolific cricketers from New Zealand. He joined CSK as a player in the year 2008. He played in 10 matches and scored 196 runs in the inaugural season. He was then appointed as the head coach of CSK in 2009 and he is serving his duty since then. Fleming is regarded as one of the most successful coaches of IPL.

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Stephen Fleming IPL Coach CSK,Salary – 3.5 Crore


Head coachMahela Jayawardene IPL Coach

Batting coach- Robin Singh

Bowling coach- Shane bond IPL

Fielding coach- James Pamment


Mahela Jayawardene, the veteran player from Sri Lanka is the head coach of the five-time champion Mumbai Indians. He was appointed for this position before the start of 2017.

Mahela Jayawardene played for various teams in the IPL as a player before taking up coaching. He played 80 matches in the IPL between 2018 and 2018 and scored 1802 runs.

Mahela Jayawardene is the most successful coach ( in terms of title win) of IPL history.

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Mahela Jayawardene IPL Coach Mumbai Indians, Salary – 2.30 Crore


Head coach- Sanjay Bangar. On Tuesday (November 8) RCB appoints Bangar as head coach of RCB for two seasons.

Batting coach- S Sriram

Bowling coach- Adam Griffith

Feilding coach- Sankar Basu


Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) appointed former New Zealand player and head coach Mike Hesson as its Director of Cricket Operations after the 2019 IPL edition.

Later Australia’s Simon Katich was announced as the head coach of the side. Katich played with Kings XI Punjab in the season 2008 and 2009. In the 11 games, he has scored 241 runs.
Both the coach and the team have performed brilliantly so far in terms of performance.

Mike Hesson IPL Coach,Royal Challengers Banglore,Salary-

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Head coach- Ricky Ponting IPL

Batting coach-Mohammad Kaif

Bowling coach-Samuel Badree, Ryan Harris

Fielding coach- Rajinikanth Sivagnanam

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Ricky Ponting IPL

Former Australia captain Ricky Ponting is the current head coach of the Delhi Capitals. Ponting played only 17 matches in the Indian Premier League and scored 401 which included 2 half-centuries, before joining Mumbai Indians as an advisor in 2014.

He led Mumbai Indians in the 2013 IPL edition. In 2014, he was appointed Mumbai Indian’s team head coach. Ponting was made the head coach of Delhi Daredevils (now Delhi Capitals) in the 2018 IPL season.


Ricky Ponting IPL Coach Delhi Capitals, Salary – 3.5 Crore


Head coach- Trevor Bayliss

Batting coach- Brad Haddin

Bowling coach-Muttiah Muralitharan

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Fielding coach-Biju George

England’s Trevor Bayliss was signed with the Sunrisers Hyderabad as the head coach at the end of last year’s IPL. He replaced Tom Moody, who was in charge of the side for the past 7 years and under whom guidance the team won the title in 2016.

If we look at the performance of the team and coach in IPL 2021, then both disappointed their fans. The SRH has lost all three matches so far.

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Trevor Bayliss IPL Coach,Sunrisers Hyderabad,Salary – 2.25 Crore


Head coach- Anil Kumble IPL

Batting coach- Wasim Jaffer

Bowling coach- Damien Wright

Fielding coach-Jonty Rhodes.

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Anil Kumble joined as the head coach of Punjab Kings in October 2019. and head cricket operations for Punjab Kings (Formally Kings XI Punjab last year). Interestingly Anil Kumble is the only India head in the IPL.

Kumble had played 42 matches for RCB from 2008-2010 picking up 45 wickets for the team. Interestingly Anil Kumble is the only Indian Head Coach in IPL 2021

Anil Kumble IPL Coach,Punjab Kings,Salary – 4 Crore

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Head coach- Brendon McCullum

Batting coach- Abhishek Nayar

Bowling coach- Carl Crowe, Kyle Mills,

Fielding coach-James Foster

Brendon McCullum, the star of the very first match of the IPL of the inaugural season is the current coach of KKR. He was roped in as the head coach of the team in the year 2019. He has scored 2880 runs in 109 matches.

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IPL ‘s 1st T20 match played between KKR and RCB at Bengaluru on 18th April 2008.

Brendon McCullum’s record 158 ( not out)  leads to KkR’s massive 140-run victory over RCB.

McCullum became the 1st batsman to score 100 in IPL.  

Brendon McCullum IPL Coach,KKR,Salary – 3.4 Crore

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Head coach- Kumar Sangakkara IPL

Batting coach- Amol Mazumdar

Bowling coach-Sairaj Bahutule, Rob Cassell

Feilding coach- Dishant Yagnik

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Sri Lankan veteran player and captain Kumar Sangakkara has been given the added responsibility of the head coach of Rajasthan Royals. He is also the team director. The previous head coach Andrew McDonald has parted ways with the team as the head coach after just 1 season.

Kumar Sangakkara IPL  Coach salary – Data not available

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