BCCI’s Rs 125 crore prize money for Team India: Who gets how much? Details here!
By SMCS - Jul 8, 2024 12:00 pm
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Team India players, coaches, support staff, and members of the senior selection committee will get a Rs 125 crore cash prize from the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) for clinching the 2024 T20 World Cup. A new report has revealed how the Rs 125 crore cash reward will be distributed among everyone.

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Team India – T20I champions

However, the major portion of the reward will be shared among the players and head coach Rahul Dravid as well. As per a report in the Indian Express, the 15 players of the main squad including the ones who did not get to play a single match – Yuzvendra Chahal, Sanju Samson, and Yashasvi Jaiswal and the head coach will be awarded Rs 5 crore each.

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Meanwhile, Rahul Dravid’s coaching staff – batting coach Vikram Rathour, bowling coach Paras Mhambrey, and fielding coach T Dilip will be awarded Rs 2.5 crore each as well. On the other hand, the Ajit Agarkar-led five-member senior selection committee will be awarded Rs 1 crore each as well. Team India’s four reserve players – Shubman Gill, Rinku Singh, Avesh Khan, and Khaleel Ahmed – will get Rs 1 crore each too.

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The Indian cricket team’s three physiotherapists (Kamlesh Jain, Yogesh Parmar and Thulasi Ram Yuvraj), three throwdown specialists (Raghavindraa Dvgi, Nuwan Udeneke and Dayanand Garani), two masseurs (Rajeev Kumar and Arun Kanade), and the strength and conditioning coach (Soham Desai) will also get Rs 2 crore each as well.

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“Players and support staff have been informed about the amount of prize money they will be receiving from the BCCI and we have asked everyone to submit an invoice,” a BCCI source told the Indian Express.

The report further added that the Indian contingent for the 2024 T20 World Cup comprised 42 people. Apart from players, coaches, support staff and selectors, the video analyst, BCCI staff members, media officers, and logistics manager will also be rewarded as well.