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Pay Equity For Women Cricketers: BCCI’s Big Move To Tackle Discrimination

Interest in Indian ladies’ cricket has been on a rise since the group wrapped sprinters up in the 2017 ICC Ladies’ Reality Cup. The group has since proceeded to arrive at the last of the T20 World Cup in 2020 and furthermore won the silver award in the 2022 Region Games.

The Leading group of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) on Thursday made a major declaration, expressing that the match expense for all kinds of people cricketers (contracted) will be something similar. The choice to welcome ladies cricketers comparable to the men, as far as match expense, is in numerous ways a milestone choice. BCCI secretary Jay Shah affirmed that the contracted senior ladies’ cricketers will acquire a similar match expense as their male partners.

I’m satisfied to declare @BCCI’s initial move towards handling separation. We are executing pay value strategy for our contracted @BCCIWomen cricketers. The match charge for all kinds of people Cricketers will be same as we move into another period of orientation balance in Cricket. The @BCCIWomen cricketers will be paid a similar match expense as their male partners. Test (INR 15 lakhs), ODI (INR 6 lakhs), T20I (INR 3 lakhs). Pay value was my obligation to our ladies cricketers and I thank the Summit Chamber for their help. Jai Rear,” Shah’s tweet expressed.

The choice comes only days after it was chosen in the BCCI AGM that the primary time of the ladies’ IPL will be played in 2023.

Interest in Indian ladies’ cricket has been on a rise since the group wrapped sprinters up in the 2017 ICC Ladies’ Reality Cup. The group has since proceeded to arrive at the last of the T20 World Cup in 2020 and furthermore won the silver award in the 2022 Region Games.

Recently, the New Zealand Cricket Board had taken a comparable choice, reporting that the ladies’ public group and homegrown ladies’ players will get a similar match expenses as men.