Cricketers’ payments and match fees increased

Cricketers' payments and match fees increased

Bangladesh Cricket Board (BCB) has officially announced the new pay scale of the cricketers. The payments and match fees have been increased. [নিউজটি বাংলায় পড়ুনঃ নতুন চুক্তিতে ক্রিকেটারদের বেতন ও বোনাস]

The players of ‘A+’ category were used to be paid 2.5 lac Bangladeshi Takas (3,024 USD). From now on, they will be paid 4 lac BDT (4,838 USD). Payments of ‘A’ category have been increased to 3 lac (3,628 USD) from 2 lac (2,418 USD).

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‘B’ category cricketers had payments of 1.5 lac takas (1,814 USD). Now it has been increased to 2 lac. ‘C’ category players were paid 1 lac (1,209 USD) which now increases to 1.5 lac.

The ‘D’ category players’ payments have been increased to 1 lac from 75 thousand BDT.

The match fees of the players have been increased rapidly. Test players were paid 2 lac takas each. They will be paid 3 lac per match. ODI payments have been doubled to 2 lac takas from 1 lac. T20I match fees have been increased by 50 thousand takas, 75000 to 12500 takas.

-Ruffin, Correspondent, bdcrictime.com