New Delhi. The Cricket Board of India (BCCI) is going to rain money on the domestic cricketers. The salary of domestic cricketers can be increased before Diwali. In the BCCI Apex Council meeting on September 20, the match fee of domestic cricketers can be increased by about 40 percent. The board can also award central contracts to domestic cricketers in collaboration with state bodies.
According to a Sportstar report, the salary of cricketers playing First Class and List A can be increased to Rs 50000. Players can get 25000 rupees for T20 match. Till now players get Rs 35000 per day for Ranji Trophy and Rs 35,000 in Vijay Hazare as match fee. Players participating in the Syed Mushtaq Ali T20 tournament get Rs 17,500 per match. Reserve players get 50 percent salary of match fees.
Sourav Ganguly announced a central contract in the year 2019 after becoming the BCCI President. Now it can become a reality. Meanwhile, women cricketers will also be expecting a hike in match fees. Currently, women cricketers are paid Rs 12,500 per ODI and Rs 6250 for T20. There is also a possibility of an increase of 25 to 40 percent in the match fees of women players. At the same time, domestic cricketers who could not play Ranji last season due to Corona, are also likely to get minimum 50 percent compensation of match fees. Its approval can be given by the BCCI Apex Council.
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A BCCI source on the condition of anonymity told PTI, “There was some debate as to whether only players participating in the 2019-20 season would be considered or at least players from the last two seasons. ” The final decision will be taken by BCCI President Ganguly and Secretary Jay Shah. Most of the board members believe that 50 percent compensation should be given to the players.
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Currently, the players playing Ranji Trophy who are included in the playing 11 get Rs 35,000 per day during the match. If the match goes on for four days, the players earn Rs 1.4 lakh. This means that players can get a compensation amount of Rs 70,000 for a match.
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