Anil Kumble, former head coach of the Indian cricket team, may soon join an IPL team. Reportedly, Anil Kumble may become the head coach of IPL team Kings XI Punjab. If all goes well, then in IPL 2020, Anil Kumble will take over this responsibility. At the same time, Mike Hesson, who was the coach of Kings XI Punjab in IPL 2019, has left the team and joined hands with Royal Challengers Bangalore. In such a situation, the team of Kings XI Punjab has been looking for a new coach since then. According to the report, the franchise members will hold a meeting in Mumbai in the next few days to take a final decision in the matter soon. During this, Kumble himself can meet the franchise owners and finalize the agreement. Team owners Mohit Burman, Ness Wadia and Preity Zinta may attend the meeting.
Kumble himself can meet the franchise owners and finalize the agreement.
The team of Kings XI Punjab has not been able to win the IPL title even once. Coaching role in IPL is not new for Kumble. He has previously been the coach and mentor of Royal Challengers Bangalore and Mumbai Indians. Kumble was associated with Mumbai Indians for three years between 2013 and 2015. During his tenure, the team won its first IPL title in 2013 and the second trophy in 2015.