Anil Kumble has been nominated as the head coach of King XI Punjab for the coming Indian Premier League. According to Kings XI co owner Ness Wadia, Kumble is a calm and cool person. He has lots of experience in respective IPL and he worked before with two franchises and also with the team of India. They are quite sure that he will lead the team effectively. John Rodes will be the fielding coach of the side and Courtney Walsh will be the bowling coach and talent scout of the side. George Bailey will be the batting coach of respective team.