Anil Kumble was appointed as the Head Coach of the Indian Cricket Team in June 2016. His focus was on increasing the bowling strength of India. He played vital role in preparing the team for the ICC Champions Trophy held in England in 2017. In all the major series he was well up with his strategies for the team.
A former Indian cricketer and captain, A right-arm leg spin (leg break googly) bowler, he took 619 wickets in Test cricket matches and remains the third-highest wicket taker of all time (as of 2017, behind Muttiah Muralitharan and Shane Warne). He was nicknamed “Jumbo”. Kumble was selected as the Cricketer of the Year in 1993 Indian Cricket, and three years later he was honored as the Wisden Cricketers of the Year.
Anil Kumble Net Worth in year 2017 is approximately $10.5 Million US Dollars
His major source of income was from the game. And was also associated with a few IPL teams through which he minted money. Kumble also had a three-year contract worth US$500,000 per year during the IPL 2008 auctions.
His associations with few endorsements and advertisements which added up to his net worth; not only this but he has earned by being a commenter during home season matches and also was getting salary worth INR 6.5 Crore per year as the head coach of India to which he demanded a 10 crore hike in his annual salary.
Anil Kumble Cars
Anil Kumble owns a Mercedes – Benz E – class costs above INR 5 Million and also a Ford Endeavor SUV which costs nearly INR 3 Million.
Anil Kumble Business Model
Anil Kumble established his own start-up venture called Tenvic that focuses on providing sports education and training in mainstream schools across the country. Thereby, he became a sports entrepreneur with his brother Dinesh Kumble, both being the major investors in this venture.
Anil Kumble, Co-Founder
At TENVIC, Anil has brought his leadership skills into play, drawing from his numerous experiences as we know; with this his hands-on approach, Anil leverages his intellect and experience to advantage in every aspect of the company’s operations.
His offices are not only based in India at Bangalore and Delhi but also in the US.
His retirement has shown sadness to the entire nation; he will remain as one of the best coach and a cricketer to this great nation and now we need to wait and watch if nation can remember him as a cricketer as well as a business man.