6. Dav Whatmore
After his short stint as a batsman at the international stage, Whatmore took to coaching as was his natural desire always. He started as the Sri Lankan team’s coach, harboring the team to its first ever World Cup title in 1996. He then went on to coach Bangladesh, Kolkata Knight Riders in IPL, Pakistan and Zimbabwe. He transformed the Bangladesh team from an underdog to a proper team capable of defeating top teams at times.
Dav Whatmore has almost become synonymous to a man capable of coaching any team in the world. His stint with Pakistan also reaped results as the team won the Asia Cup title by defeating Bangladesh in the final.