Bhuvneshwar Kumar paid Rs 3.7 crore, Virat Kohli Rs 1.2 crore by BCCI in August

Ravi Shastri, who has been under the radar of former cricketers for the team's underperformance in England, has been given an advance payment of Rs 2.05 crores.

By: Sports Desk | New Delhi | Updated: September 11, 2018 5:30:48 pm
India head coach Ravi Shastri speaks to Virat Kohli. (Reuters Photo)

The richest cricket board in the world, Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) on Sunday released the salary details of the Indian players and coach Ravi Shastri. Medium pacer Bhuvneshwar Kumar topped the list, making him the highest earning Indian cricketer in the month of August.

The right-arm medium pacer earned over Rs 3 crore in the month of August. The fee received by Bhuvneshwar include match fees for India tour to South Africa Test and ODI series, taxfree portion of 90 per cent retainership fees for January to March 2018, taxable portion of Test Ranking prize money received from ICC, taxfree portion of 90 per cent retainership fees for October to December 2017 and January to March 2018.

Skipper Virat Kohli pocketed Rs 1.25 crore, which included match fees for the ODI and Test series against South Africa and taxable portion of Test Ranking prize money received from ICC.

Coach Ravi Shastri, who has been under the radar of former cricketers for the team’s underperformance in England, has been given an advance payment of Rs 2.05 crores for coaching services till October 17.

Below are the details of the money earned by the Indian cricketers:

Virat Kohli

Rs 65,06,808: Match fees for India tour to South Africa Test series

Rs 30,70,456: Match fees for India tour to South Africa ODI series

Rs 29,27,700: Taxable portion of ICC Test Ranking prize money received from ICC

Ravi Shastri

Rs 2,05,02,198: Advance Fees for coaching services from 18/7/2018 TO 17/10/2018

Rohit Sharma

Rs 56,96,808: Match fees for India tour to South Africa Test series

Rs 30,70,455: Match fees for India tour to South Africa ODI series

Rs 25,13,442: Match fees for India tour to Sri Lanka Nidhas Cup

Rs 29,27,700: Taxable portion of ICC Test Ranking prize money received from ICC

Shikhar Dhawan

Rs 1,12,23,493: Taxfree portion of 90% Retainership fees for Jan to March 2018

Rs 27,00,000: Match fees for Sri Lanka tour to India

Rs 1,41,75,000: Taxfree portion of 90% Retainership fees for October to December 2017

Ravichandran Ashwin

Rs 52,70,725: Match fees for India tour to South Africa Test series

Rs 92,37,329: Taxfree portion of 90% Retainership fees for Jan to March 2018

Rs 29,27,700: Taxable portion of ICC Test Ranking prize money received from ICC

Rs 1,01,25,000: Taxfree portion of 90% Retainership fees for October to December 2017

Bhuvneshwar Kumar

Rs 56,83,848: Match fees for India tour to South Africa Test series

Rs 27,14,056: Match fees for India tour to South Africa ODI series

Rs 1,18,06,027: Taxfree portion of 90% Retainership fees for Jan to March 2018

Rs 29,27,700: Taxable portion of ICC Test Ranking prize money received from ICC

Rs 1,41,75,000: Taxfree portion of 90% Retainership fees for October to December 2017

Kuldeep Yadav

Rs 25,05,452: Match fees for India tour to South Africa ODI series

Jasprit Bumrah

Rs 1,13,48,573: Taxfree portion of 90% Retainership fees for Jan to March 2018

Rs 60,75,000: Taxfree portion of 90% Retainership fees for October to December 2017

Cheteshwar Pujara

Rs 29,27,700: Taxable portion of ICC Test Ranking prize money received from ICC

Rs 60,80,725: Match fees for India tour to South Africa Test series

Rs 92,37,329: Taxfree portion of 90% Retainership fees for October to December 2017

Rs 1,01,25,000: Taxfree portion of 90% Retainership fees for Jan to March 2018

Ishant Sharma

Rs 55,42,397: Taxfree portion of 90% Retainership fees for Jan to March 2018

Rs 29,27,700: Taxable portion of ICC Test Ranking prize money received from ICC

Rs 48,44,644: Match fees for India tour to South Africa Test series

Hardik Pandya

Rs 50,59,726: Taxfree portion of 90% Retainership fees for Jan to March 2018

Rs 60,75,000: Taxfree portion of 90% Retainership fees for October to December 2017

Yuzvendra Chahal

Rs 25,05,452: Match fees for India tour to South Africa ODI series

Rs 53,42,672: Taxfree portion of 90% Retainership fees for Jan to March 2018

Rs 60,75,000: Taxfree portion of 90% Retainership fees for October to December 2017

Wriddhiman Saha

Rs 44,34,805: Match fees for India tour to South Africa

Parthiv Patel

Rs 43,92,641: Match fees for India tour to South Africa Test series

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