contracted players

COLOMBO: Sri Lanka Cricket (SLC) announced on Tuesday that it will raise the wages of all its contracted players by 34% in 2018-19, courtesy a record financial year for the board. Besides this, their match fees will also be hiked across all formats.

“Since Sri Lanka Cricket has made good financial gains during the concluded financial year, we thought it is appropriate to give a pay raise for the players, as they are making a major contribution towards the growth of Sri Lanka Cricket,” SLC president Thilanga Sumathipala said.

Apr 11, 2018 14:04
MELBOURNE: The post ball-tampering era began Wednesday with Cricket Australia (CA) annnouncing a revamped list of 20 nationally contracted players for 2018-19 that did not include former captain Steve Smith and vice-captain David Warner, both serving one-year suspensions.