Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) Team for IPL 2012 Season 5. KKR Team Squad for IPL 2012. The list of players who has signed contract with Kolkata Knight Riders for Indian Premiere League 2012. Gautam Gambhir who was the Captain of Kolkata Knight Riders in IPL 2011 will also lead the team in IPL 2012 Season 5. Trevor Bayliss of Australia has appointed as the head coach of KKR for IPL 2012 and former Indian wicket keeper Vijay Dahiya will be the assistant coach for the season. KKR also have pakistani legend Wasim Akram as their consulting bowling coach. Former Physiotherapist of Indian Cricket team Andrew Leipus will be the Physiotherapist of Kolkata Knight Riders.
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The list of players given below may increase after the IPL 2012 Transfer Window and IPL 2012 Players Auction.
|Kolkata Knight Riders Squad for IPL 2012|
|Department||Player Name||Jersey No||Country|
|Batsmen||Gautam Gambhir (Captain)||05||India|
|All-Rounder||Jacques Kallis||03||South Africa|
|Laxmi Ratan Shukla||06||India|
|Ryan ten Doeschate||27||Netherlands|
|Shakib Al Hasan||75||Bangladesh|
|Wicket Keeper||Shreevats Goswami||12||India|
|Brendon McCullum||90||New Zealand|
|Sunil Nariner||-||West Indies|
|Marchant de Lange||-||South Africa|