Cricket Coaches

A coach is critical to the team’s performance as he has the onus to analyse players and bring the best out of them.

RYAN VAN NIEKERK

Director at Gary Kirsten Cricket and CoFounder of CoachED Cricket Education.

Having worked in High Performance coaching for ten years, Ryan has found a great ability to connect with players of all levels around the world. He has a simple philosophy based around taking care of the small things around you as well as taking care of every connection and interaction you have, has allowed him to get the best out of individuals and teams by optimizing their collective strengths and stretching their comfort zones through unique experiences.

Cricket Coaches at Pune GKCI

Daniel Seha

Chief Coach at Gary Kirsten Cricket India.

Working as a Chief Coach at GKCI since 2021, Daniel has 7 years of Professional Coaching Experience in field of Cricket. Graduated in BSc Hons. in High Performance Sport, Daniel is a Level 2 Advanced Coach from Cricket South Africa and Currently pursuing Level 3 as well as CoachED ELITE Course. He has been a Senior Provincial Assistant Coach & Head of Strength and Conditioning for South Western Cricket in South Africa and Junior National Coach at Cricket Namibia. Apart from having a broad base of knowledge regarding the holistic development of players in Strength & Conditioning, Mental Conditioning, Batting, Bowling, Fielding, Daniel has an upper hand in coaching coaches, leadership, communication and behavioural skills.

Cricket Coaches at Pune GKCI

UPENDRA KULKARNI

Head Coach at Gary Kirsten Cricket India.

Working as a Head Coach at GKCI since 2019, Upendra has 17 years of Professional Coaching Experience in field of Cricket. He has also coached young cricketers at International Schools for past 11 years. He is a CoachED Accredited Cricket Coach and currently pursuing CoachED ELITE Accreditation Certification Course. His Key Strengths include Fast Bowling and Fitness.

Cricket Coaches

Sachin Kanaskar

  • Right-Handed Batsman & Off-Spinner
  • CoachED Accreditation Certification, Master of Physical Education, Diploma in Yoga
  • Experience: 10 years
  • Key Areas: Catching & Fielding, Batting and Spin Bowling
Cricket Coaches at Pune GKCI

Rahul Pansare

  • Right Arm Off Spinner & Right-Handed Batsman
  • Experience: 2 years
  • Played MCA U-16 Nationals
  • Key Areas: Spin Bowling & Fitness
Cricket Coaches at Pune GKCI

Kaushik Deshpande

  • Right-Handed Top Order Wicketkeeping Batsman & Right Arm Medium Paced Bowler
  • Experience: 4 years
  • Key Areas: Batting & Wicketkeeping

Ashok Baraskar

  • Right-Handed Batsman & Off-Spin Bowler
  • Experience: 5 years
  • Key Areas: Fielding and Catching using Katchet Board and Skyer Bat, Batting
Cricket Coaches at Pune GKCI

Saurabh Warule

  • Right Arm Fast Medium Bowler & Right-Handed Batsman
  • Certified Cricket Performance Analyst
  • Certification in Cricket Advanced Bowling Course (KOOH Sports) & Sports Coaching (Athlete 365 IOC)
  • Experience: 2 years
  • Key Areas: Fast Bowling
Cricket Coaches - GKCI

Sagar Kolli

  • Right-Handed Batsman and Fast Bowler
  • Experience: 3 years
  • Key Areas: Fast Bowling & Fitness
Cricket Coaches at Pune GKCII

Viren Ladkat

  • Right-Handed Batsman, Leg Spinner and Fast Bowler
  • Experience: 2 years
  • Key Areas: Batting, Fitness & Fielding
Cricket Coaches at Pune GKCI

Omkar Gokhale

  • Left Arm Batsman & Ambidextrous Off Break Bowler
  • CoachED Accreditation Certification Level -1
  • Experience: 5 years
  • Key Areas: Spin Bowling