BCCI announces player salaries for 2019

BCCI announced its annual contract on Thursday evening, as the first class A-plus cricket body was reduced to just three members – skipper Virat Kohli, vice-captain Rohit Sharma and seamer Jaspet Boumerah. Last year, when the category was first announced by the Committee of Officials appointed by the Supreme Court, there were five players in the top category.

PeriodGrad  A+ Grade AGrade B Grade C
2019INR 7 CrINR 5 CrINR 3 CrINR 1 Cr 

Here is the list of contracted players:

Grade A+ (INR 7 Cr):

  1. Virat Kohli,
  2. Rohit Sharma,
  3. Jasprit Bumrah

Grade A (INR 5 Cr):

  1. R Ashwin,
  2. Ravindra Jadeja,
  3. Bhuvneshwar Kumar,
  4. Cheteshwar Pujara,
  5. Ajinkya Rahane,
  6. MS Dhoni,
  7. Shikhar Dhawan,
  8. Mohammed Shami,
  9. Ishant Sharma,
  10. Kuldeep Yadav,
  11. Rishabh Pant

Grade B (INR 3 Cr):

  1. KL Rahul,
  2. Umesh Yadav,
  3. Yuzvendra Chahal,
  4. Hardik Pandya

Grade C (INR 1 Cr):

  1. Kedar Jadhav,
  2. Dinesh Karthik,
  3. Ambati Rayudu,
  4. Manish Pandey,
  5. Hanuma Vihari,
  6. Khaleel Ahmed,
  7. Wriddhiman Saha.