Annual Player Contracts for Indian Women’s Cricket Team for 2020-2021 Season Announced

After a long wait, BCCI has finally announced the central contracts for Indian Women’s Cricket Team members for the period from October 2020 to September 2021.

 

Team India level the series 1-1 beating South Africa by 9 Wickets in 2nd ODI. PC: BCCI Women/Twitter
Team India level the series 1-1 beating South Africa by 9 Wickets in 2nd ODI. PC: BCCI Women/Twitter

 

Some of the key changes made in this year’s contracts are:

1. The list last season, 22 cricketers were contracted and this time it’s only 19.

2. Shafali Verma and Punam Raut have moved to Grade 2

3. Richa Ghosh has earned a Grade 3 contract

4. Veda Krishnamurthy, Ekta Bisht, Dayalan Hemlatha, Anuja Patil have been dropped.

The categories of contracts are divided into 3 segments: Grade A players get INR 50 Lakhs, Grade B players earn 30 Lakhs and Grade C gets 10 Lakhs.

Grade No. Athletes
A 1 Ms Harmanpreet Kaur
2 Ms Smriti Mandhana
3 Ms Poonam Yadav

II

Grade No. Athletes
B 1 Ms Mithali Raj
2 Ms Jhulan Goswami
3 Ms Deepti Sharma
4 Ms Punam Raut
5 Ms Rajeshwari Gayakwad
6 Ms Shafali Verma
7 Ms Radha Yadav
8 Ms Shikha Pandey
9 Ms Taniya Bhatia
10 Ms Jemimah Rodrigues

III

Grade No. Athletes
C 1 Ms Mansi Joshi
2 Ms Arundhati Reddy
3 Ms Pooja Vastrakar
4 Ms Harleen Deol
5 Ms Priya Punia

6

Ms Richa Ghosh

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