Pakistan Cricketers Get Major Financial Boost in New Central Contracts

Apart from a pay hike, Pakistan players have also been promised a 250 per cent bonus of their match fees if they win a series against any of the top three ranked teams in the ICC rankings.

updated: July 04, 2014 10:39 IST
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Mohammad Akram (3L) talks to Pakistan cricketers during a training session.


Karachi: The Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) has given its players a major financial boost in the new central contracts awarded to them.

The players have been given major raises in their Test, One-day and Twenty20 match fees with the category A players to be earning approximately 5,50,000 for playing a Test match. (Also read: PCB urges Nawaz Sharif to convince India for bilateral cricket series)

Similarly for a One-day International, the category A players will be paid 3,63,000 rupees and 2,75,000 rupees for a T20 match appearance.

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