BCCI releases details of payments made to Ravi Shastri, Virat Kohli and other Indian players

Shastri has been paid the advance fees for his coaching services.

Ravi Shastri
Ravi Shastri. (Photo Source: Twitter)

The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) on September 9, released the information about the payments made to Indian players as well as the head coach Ravi Shastri. The players have been paid towards the retainer fees for their central contracts and the Test players also got their share of ICC Test rankings prize money received from the International Cricket Council (ICC).

Shastri received Rs 2.5 crore as advance fees for his services as the coach of the team for the period 18.07.2018 to 17.10.2018. He has been at the helm of affairs since 2016 and his contract will expire after the end of the World Cup 2019 in England. He succeeded Anil Kumble and is one of the best paid Indian coaches ever. As per the information available Shastri draws Rs 8 crore as remuneration from the board.

The board also released the payment to the players for the tour of South Africa, the tax-free portion of the 90% retainership fees as well as the taxable portion of the money released from the ICC.

Virat Kohli was paid Rs 1,25,04,964 a collective sum for the ODI and Test series in South Africa and the ICC prize money. The amount Rohit Sharma received is Rs 1,12,80,705 for his services on the tour of South Africa and the Nidhas Trophy in Sri Lanka. Hardik Pandya earned Rs 1,11,34,726 as the 90% portion of his taxfree retainer fees from October 2017 to March 2018.

Here is the full list of payments made to the Indian players from BCCI.tv:

Date Nam Amount Particulars
07.08.2018 Hardik Pandya 5059726 Taxfree portion of 90% Retainership fees for Jan to March 2018
07.08.2018 Ishant Sharma 5542397 Taxfree portion of 90% Retainership fees for Jan to March 2018
07.08.2018 Hardik Pandya 6075000 Taxfree portion of 90% Retainership fees for October to December 2017
07.08.2018 Dinesh Kartik 5342672 Taxfree portion of 90% Retainership fees for Jan to March 2018
07.08.2018 Cheteshwar Pujara 2927700 Taxable portion of ICC Test Ranking prize money received from ICC
07.08.2018 Ishant Sharma 2927700 Taxable portion of ICC Test Ranking prize money received from ICC
07.08.2018 Jasprit Bumrah 11348573 Taxfree portion of 90% Retainership fees for Jan to March 2018
07.08.2018 Jasprit Bumrah 6075000 Taxfree portion of 90% Retainership fees for October to December 2017
07.08.2018 Cheteshwar Pujara 6080725 Match fees for India tour to South Africa Test series
07.08.2018 Ishant Sharma 4844644 Match fees for India tour to South Africa Test series
07.08.2018 Kuldeep Yadav 2505452 Match fees for India tour to South Africa ODI series
07.08.2018 Parthiv Patel 4392641 Match fees for India tour to South Africa Test series
07.08.2018 Cheteshwar Pujara 9237329 Taxfree portion of 90% Retainership fees for October to December 2017
07.08.2018 Cheteshwar Pujara 10125000 Taxfree portion of 90% Retainership fees for Jan to March 2018
07.08.2018 Dinesh Kartik 6075000 Taxfree portion of 90% Retainership fees for October to December 2017
07.08.2018 Bhuvneshwar Kumar 5683848 Match fees for India tour to South Africa Test series
07.08.2018 Bhuvneshwar Kumar 2714056 Match fees for India tour to South Africa ODI series
07.08.2018 R Ashwin 5270725 Match fees for India tour to South Africa Test series
07.08.2018 Rohit Sharma 5696808 Match fees for India tour to South Africa Test series
07.08.2018 Rohit Sharma 3070455 Match fees for India tour to South Africa ODI series
07.08.2018 Rohit Sharma 2513442 Match fees for India tour to Srilanka Nidhas Cup
07.08.2018 Virat Kohli 6506808 Match fees for India tour to South Africa Test series
07.08.2018 Virat Kohli 3070456 Match fees for India tour to South Africa ODI series
07.08.2018 Yazuvendra Chahal 2505452 Match fees for India tour to South Africa ODI series
07.08.2018 Bhuvaneshwar Kumar 11806027 Taxfree portion of 90% Retainership fees for Jan to March 2018
07.08.2018 R Ashwin 9237329 Taxfree portion of 90% Retainership fees for Jan to March 2018
07.08.2018 Yazuvendra Chahal 5342672 Taxfree portion of 90% Retainership fees for Jan to March 2018
07.08.2018 Virat Kohli 2927700 Taxable portion of ICC Test Ranking prize money received from ICC
07.08.2018 Rohit Sharma 2927700 Taxable portion of ICC Test Ranking prize money received from ICC
07.08.2018 R Ashwin 2927700 Taxable portion of ICC Test Ranking prize money received from ICC
07.08.2018 Bhuvneshwar Kumar 2927700 Taxable portion of ICC Test Ranking prize money received from ICC
07.08.2018 Bhuvaneshwar Kumar 14175000 Taxfree portion of 90% Retainership fees for October to December 2017
07.08.2018 R Ashwin 10125000 Taxfree portion of 90% Retainership fees for October to December 2017
07.08.2018 Yazuvendra Chahal 6075000 Taxfree portion of 90% Retainership fees for October to December 2017
08.08.2018 Ravi Shastri 20502198 ADVANCE FEES FOR COACHING SERVICES FROM 18.07.2018 TO 17.10.2018 AS PER LETTER NO BCCI/HQ/47(C )

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