Coaches do have much influence on a team. They guide a team like the guardians. In addition to this, a team’s success also depends on their tactics, planning as well as player selection. Moreover, their foresight can lead a side towards glory. A good, as well as sensible coach, can turn a minnow into a giant. So in a team’s success, the coaches do have the same amount of contribution as like as the players. In this article, we will reveal you the list of the top 10 highest paid cricket Coaches in the World 2021.
# Top 10 Highest Paid Cricket Coaches:
10) Inzamam Ul Haq (48 Lac INR):
The former Pakistan international is currently managing the role of the Afghanistan national team head coach. Under his coaching, the Afghans have improved a lot. They entered in the top-level cricket, not a long ago. But the South Asian country has done pretty well in recent years. The former Pakistani skipper earns 4 lac Indian Rupee per month. His annual income is 48 lac INR.
9) Floyd Reifer (62.45 Lac INR):
Floyd is in charge of the West Indian cricket team. He is managing the side well. But the Caribbean side failed to qualify for the semifinal in the ICC CWC 2019 in England. His annual income is 62.45 Lac INR.
8) Ottis Gibson (97.14 Lac INR):
The South Africa national side head coach earns 97.14 Lac INR per year. Although the Proteas didn’t have a great time in recent years but he is still working hard. Moreover, he is actually building the side after losing so many players in Kolpak deal.
7) Russell Domingo (1.17 Crore INR):
Just joining as the Bangladesh Cricket Team’s head coach, the South African stands at the 7th spot. He has replaced Steve Rhodes and joined the Tigers just a few days ago. However, the former Mavericks (Global T20 side) coach will earn 1.17 crore per year from his contract with the BCB.
6) Mickey Arthur (1.52 Cr INR):
Another South African gentleman to make into this list. The Pakistan head coach has a yearly earning of 1.52 crore. The emotional man has played a vital role in Pakistan cricket. Under his coaching, the Pak side won the 2017 ICC Champions Trophy by beating lifetime rivals India in the final.
5) Gary Stead (1.73 Cr INR):
The New Zealand head coach sits on the 5th spot. He earns 1.73 Crore INR per year. Under his coaching, New Zealand is having such a great time. Besides, he led them to the ICC CWC 2019 Final. But somehow the Kiwis were unlucky to finish as the runners up on the boundary count rules.
4) Chandika Hathurusingha (2.08 Cr INR):
Such a famous name. The Lankan boss also earns a big amount of money. The former New South Wales Blues coaching staff has an income of 2.08 crore per annum. He also played the role of the head coach of BD cricket just a few years back.
3) Trevor Bayliss (3.60 Cr INR):
The one and only coach in the English cricket history to gift them a 50 overs Cricket World Cup title. So the English people can’t forget this man at all. The former KKR coach has brought a revolution to the English cricket for sure. However, the amount of his annual earning reads 3.60 Crore INR.
2) Justin Langer (4.51 Cr INR):
The former Aussie Test opener occupies the 2nd position on the chart. The left-handed batsman playing the role of the coach of the Australian cricket team. Although his side couldn’t defend the title, they are improving a lot and playing brilliant cricket under his coaching.
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1) Ravi Shastri (8.11 Cr INR):
The Indian team head coach stands in the very first position with such a mammoth amount of salary. Shastri earns 8.11 Crore INR per year. So the man with the magical voice is way ahead than his nearest counterpart.