|2020-Present||Simon Katich |
Table of Contents:
- RCB 2021 Head Coach
- RCB 2021 Batting Coach
- RCB 2021 Bowling Coach
- RCB 2021 Fielding Coach
- Other Support Staff for RCB 2021
RCB 2021 Head Coach
Former Australian all-rounder Simon Katich is the head coach of the Royal Challengers Bangalore. Katich represented Australia in 56 Tests, 45 ODIs, and three T20Is. He even played 11 IPL matches for the Punjab Kings during the first two seasons.
The Royal Challengers Bangalore Team roped in Simon Katich as their head coach ahead of IPL 2020. The team qualified for the playoffs in Katich’s first season as the RCB coach. Before joining RCB, Katich also served as the assistant coach of the Kolkata Knight Riders.
RCB 2021 Batting Coach
Sridharan Sriram is the batting and spin bowling coach of the Royal Challengers Bangalore this year. Sriram had played eight ODI matches for India, scoring 81 runs and picking up nine wickets. He played for the Delhi Capitals Team and the Royal Challengers Bangalore Team in the IPL.
Sriram had much coaching experience under his belt before he joined RCB. The former Indian all-rounder was a coaching consultant for Australia during their 2015 Bangladesh tour. He had also served as the assistant coach of the Delhi Capitals.
RCB 2021 Bowling Coach
Adam Griffith was a right-arm fast bowler for Tasmania and Leicestershire. The Aussie pacer never featured in an international game. He played 50 first-class matches, 54 List-A games, and 12 T20s in his domestic career.
Injuries derailed his career as Adam had to retire at the age of 33. He became the Western Warriors’ bowling coach soon after hanging up his boots. Griffith, the current fast bowling coach of RCB, has also worked as the bowling coach of the Australian Cricket Team.
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RCB 2021 Fielding Coach
Malolan Rangarajan has two roles in the RCB backroom staff. He is the fielding coach of the team and also works as the talent scout. Rangarajan played domestic cricket for Tamil Nadu and Uttarakhand.
He even has the experience of playing in TNPL. Rangarajan played as a right-handed batsman and a right-arm off-spinner. The RCB Fielding Coach will celebrate his 32nd birthday in April 2021.
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Other Support Staff for RCB 2021
- Sanjay Bangar - Batting Consultant for Royal Challengers Bangalore
- Mike Hesson - Director of Cricket Operations at Royal Challengers Bangalore
- Shanker Basu - Strength and Conditioning Coach of Royal Challengers Bangalore
- Dhananjay Kaushik - Assistant Physiotherapist
- Navnita Gautam - Sports Massage Therapist