BCCI Central Contract: There have been many changes in the Annual Contract of BCCI. 3 players including Harmanpreet Kaur, Smriti Mandhana remain in Grade A, but 2 players are out of the biggest contract
Captain Harmanpreet Kaur remains in A grade (PC: AFP)
New Delhi.BCCI has announced the annual contract of India’s senior women’s team. The biggest contract is A grade. In which the board has retained 3 players including captain Harmanpreet Kaur. This time there are only 3 players instead of 5 in the biggest contract of the board. Bowlers Poonam Yadav and Rajeshwari Gaikwad have been out of the biggest contract this year.
In BCCI’s A grade, along with captain Harmanpreet Kaur, vice-captain Smriti Mandhana and star all-rounder Deepti Sharma have been retained. Women cricketers of A category get Rs 50 lakh annually. Gaikwad and Poonam have been demoted. Gaikwad slipped from A to B. While Poonam is out of the contract itself.
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B category players will get Rs 30 lakh and C category players will get Rs 10 lakh annually. 5 players including Renuka Singh Thakur, Jemima Rodrigues, Shefali Verma, Richa Ghosh and Rajeshwari Gaikwad have been included in the B category. Only Shefali remains intact in this category. While Jemima and Richa have been promoted. Which was in C grade in the previous contract. Renuka has got the contract for the first time.
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9 players in C category
BCCI’s C category includes 9 players including Meghna Singh, Devika Vaidya, Sabbineni Meghna, Anjali Sarwani, Pooja Vastrakar, Sneh Rana, Radha Yadav, Harleen Deol and Yastika Bhatia. Pooja also slipped from B to C. Poonam Raut is straight out of C. Harleen, Sneh is intact in this grade. Everyone else was indicted for the first time.
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