Damien Wright joins Punjab Kings as new bowling coach


Punjab Kings has roped in former Australian first-class cricketer Damien Wright as its new bowling coach for the upcoming version of the IPL. The 45-year-old Wright, who was additionally head coach of the Bangladesh U-19 cricket crew, will assist help the Punjab Kings squad beneath the steering of head coach and Director of Cricket Operations, Anil Kumble.

“I’m delighted to return on board as bowling coach for Punjab Kings. The crew appears nice and there’s great potential on this squad and I look ahead to working alongside an incredible help employees crew this season of the IPL,” Wright stated.

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Wright has labored with Australian Massive Bash League sides Hobart Hurricanes and the Melbourne Stars and in addition served because the bowling coach of New Zealand crew. In addition to Wright and Kumble, Punjab Kings help employees consists of assistant coach Andy Flower, batting coach Wasim Jaffer and fielding coach Jonty Rhodes.

“He brings in quite a lot of expertise and will certainly assist strengthen our crew. We look ahead to working with him this version of the IPL,” Kumble stated.

Punjab Kings, led by Okay. L. Rahul, will begin its IPL marketing campaign in opposition to Rajasthan Royals in Mumbai on April 12.

Punjab Kings help employees for IPL 2021:

Identify Designation
Anil Kumble Director of Cricket Operations
Andy Flower Assistant Coach
Damien Wright Bowling Coach
Avinash Vaidya Normal Supervisor – Cricket Operations
Wasim Jaffer Batting Coach
Jonty Rhodes Fielding Coach
Ashish Tuli Workforce Analyst
Andrew Leipus Physio
AdrianLe Roux Energy And Conditioning Coach
Naresh Kumar Masseur