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The BCCI’s Central Contracts for the 2024-25 Season: Key Highlights

For the upcoming season the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) has revealed its list of central contracts. Noticeable, there are exclusions, including prominent players like Ishan Kishan and Shreyas Iyer. 

List of contracted players for 2023-24:

The BCCI’s announcement was not just about a boycott. Several players have been newly included or promoted within the contract levels, reflecting their recent performances and potential contribution to the team in the upcoming season. The move reflects BCCI’s commitment to recognizing and rewarding talent and form.

BCCI Grade A+ Contract for Men’s Cricket Team Player

In the Elite Grade A+ category there are 4 superheroes of cricket including – captain Rohit Sharma, Best batting player Virat Kohli, fast bowler Jasprit Bumrah and all-rounder Ravindra Jadeja. 

Match winners are capable of changing games single-handedly. Worth their weight in gold. Annual salary – ₹7 crore. Living up to his superstar billing. The Fab Four is the backbone of India’s quest for global dominance.

BCCI Grade A Contract for Men’s Cricket Team Player

In the Grade A of the BCCI category there are some of India’s most prolific match-winners – seamers Mohd. Shami and Mohd. Siraj veteran off-spinner R Ashwin, batting stars Shubham Gill and KL Rahul, along with all-rounder Hardik Pandya. 

Grade A contracts for six gems. Annual remuneration: 5 crore worth in gold. This fab six – the nucleus the team is built around. Match turners who lift the side with bat and ball. Every bit worth their elite billing.

BCCI Grade B Contract for Men’s Cricket Team Player

Grade B has Suryakumar Yadav – the new 360 degree batsman. Rishabh Pant – Dynamic keeper-batsman. Kuldeep Yadav – Chinaman magician. Akshar Patel- Left arm spinner. Yashasvi Jaiswal- Talented young player.

Initial success bodes well. Reward of ₹3 crore for efficiency and performance. This is the genesis of the Fab Five – the next generation.

BCCI Grade C Contract for Men’s Cricket Team Player

Grade C features an array of talented cricketers like Rinku Singh, Tilak Verma, Ruturaj Gaikwad, Shardul Thakur, Shivam Dubey, Ravi Bishnoi, Jitesh Sharma, Washington Sundar, Mukesh Kumar, Sanju Samson, Arshdeep Singh, KS Bharat, Prasidh Krishna, Avesh Khan Is included. Is included. Is included. And Rajat Patidar.

Shardul- Bowling all-rounder. Sundar- Batting all-rounder. Sanju- Wicketkeeper batsman. Rinku – Aggressive middle order batsman. Verma – Teenage talent. Gaikwad – Classical opening batsman. Silver- Run the machine. Arshdeep- Left arm fast bowler. Avesh- fast bowler. Bharat – Skilled gloveman. Prasidh – Lean fast bowler.

BCCI Special Fast Bowling Contracts for Men’s Cricket Team Player

The BCCI has introduced a new category of fast bowling contracts with the aim of nurturing and rewarding outstanding domestic fast bowlers. This special grade will focus on grooming 5-6 of the top young Indian fast bowlers for future national duty.

Akash Deep impressed with his sharp bounce in the IPL. Umran Malik caught attention by crossing the 150 kmph mark. Yash Dayal was UP’s best fast bowler in all formats. Vijaykumar Vaishya was among the top 5 wicket takers in Ranji Trophy. Vidavatha Kaverappa performed brilliantly in the Vijay Hazare Trophy. An exciting group of fast bowlers.

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