Bangla Hunt Desk: IPL! The IPL is currently the most popular T20 tournament in the world. The world's fastest cricket stars play in the IPL that is why the IPL has become so popular around the world. At the moment, IPL supporters are scattered all over the world.
However, just having good cricketers does not increase the popularity of the IPL or any team can succeed in the IPL. Any team needs a good coach to succeed in IPL. And that is why every franchise team in the IPL this year has appointed a world-class coach for their own team. Not only head coach but also batting coaches and fielding coaches have been appointed by each team.
This time in IPL there are many famous coaches of the world. Who once dominated world cricket. And franchises have had to spend huge sums of money to hire all these coaches. Let's take a look at how much money the franchises have spent on a coach:
1) Mahela Jayawardene: This time she will be coaching Mumbai Indians in IPL. Mumbai Indians had to spend Rs 2.25 crore to get Mahela Jayawardene in the team.
2) Trevor Bayliss: This time he will be coaching Sunrisers Hyderabad in IPL. Sunrisers Hyderabad had to spend Rs 2.25 crore to sign Trevor Bayliss.
3) Brendon McCallum: This time he will coach Kolkata Knight Riders in IPL. Kolkata Knight Riders had to spend Rs 3.4 crore to get Brendon McCullum in the team.
4) Ricky Ponting: This time he will be coaching Delhi Capitals in IPL. Delhi Capitals had to spend Rs 3.4 crore to sign Ricky Ponting.
5) Stephen Fleming: This time he will coach Chennai Super Kings in IPL. The Chennai Super Kings had to spend Rs 3.4 crore to sign Stephen Fleming.
6) Simon Cotix: This time Simon Cotix will coach Royal Challengers Bangalore in IPL. Bangalore has spent Rs 4 crore to sign Simon Coutix
7) Andrew MacDonald: This time he will be coaching IPL Rajasthan Royals. Prize price is Rs 3.4 crore.
8) Anil Kumble: Anil Kumble is the only Indian head coach in this year's IPL. Kumble will coach Kings XI Punjab in IPL. Anil Kumble's prize money is Rs 4 crore.