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How much do professional cricket players make?
Last Updated: 28th February, 2020
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Consequently, how much do cricket players make per match?
Retainer Fee: This is the guaranteed yearly retainerwhich will be paid to all cricketers in the centralcontract according to their category. Player in Grade A getsRs 1 Crore, Grade B gets Rs 50 lakh and Grade C getsRs.25 lakh a year. Match Fee: Match fees ispaid for appearing in any internationalmatch.
Subsequently, question is, how much do Ranji Trophy players earn? Currently, the match fee for a Ranji Trophy playeris Rs 10,000 per day and he gets Rs 40,000 as match fee.However a state team regularly earns around Rs 12 lakh perseason as the player gets a percentage of broadcast rightsearnings, which is given as a lumpsum amount at the end ofthe season.
Besides, who is the highest paid cricket player?
Besides knowing about the highest paid, you can also checkour richest cricketers of all-time list.
- Virat Kohli. Total income in 2019: $24 Million / ₹162.87Crores.
- MS Dhoni. Total income in 2019: $21.7 Million / ₹147.26Crores.
- Chris Gayle.
- AB de Villiers.
- Virender Sehwag.
- Shahid Afridi.
- Shane Watson.
- Gautam Gambhir.
Is cricket the highest paid sport?
While basketball salaries are generally thehighest in terms of a single sport in the top10, an NBA team doesn't actually have the most expensivepayroll in the world this year. That dubious honor falls to theworld's favorite sport, soccer, and the Spanish royalty thatsits atop.