Indian cricketers and their salaries 2017: The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) is the richest cricket control board in the world. Virat Kohli boys had an outstanding season from last year to now and their continuous victory seems going to a longer run. They defeated Australia at home this year. Except for Champions Trophy final loss against Pakistan India hardly loses any match.
BCCI has now enhanced the annual Retainer amounts for each of the players according to their categories. Virat Kohli, MS Dhoni, Ravindra Jadeja, Ravichandran Ashwin are the biggest gainers. Let’s have a look at the list of contracted Indian cricketers and their salaries.
MS Dhoni 2 Crore
Greatest finisher in the history of cricket, former Indian captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni often called as Mahendra Singh Bahubali by cricket commentators. Dhoni has been in the top bracket for long and still continues to pocket an impressive package.
Virat Kohli 2 Crore
World best-run chaser Virat Kohli has been fulfilling his responsibility as a team India captain in all formats. The only sportsperson from Indian to feature among world’s 100 highest paid athletes, Kohli surely knows how to earn the praises and the bucks.
Ravichandran Ashwin- 2 Crore
The spin spearhead of the Indian cricket team may be out of favor in limited-overs cricket but Ravichandran Ashwin continues to be one of the ‘top-brass cricketer’ when it comes to BCCI’s Annual Player’s Contracts.