New Delhi, Jan 22 (GCSports) The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) on Tuesday announced cash rewards of Rs 20 lakh each for All-India Senior Selection Committee after a historic Test series win against Australia on its soil.
The Indian team led by skipper Virat Kohli went on to script history thumping 2-1 victory against Australia in the four-match Test series before the Men in Blue also captured the ODI series 2-1 win their first bilateral victory in Australia.
“It has been decided that the selection committee comprising five members will get a bonus of Rs 20 lakhs each,” the BCCI release stated.
“We are extremely proud of the way Team India have performed in Australia. We had announced cash rewards for cricketers and support staff earlier and are now rewarding selectors.
The five men have played a crucial role in picking a balanced Indian squad and offering the team management enough options to work around different combinations. The boys chosen to represent the Indian team went about their task in a fearless manner and stood up in challenging situations,”
Vinod Rai, Chairman, CoA, said.