Nepali Cricketer’s Salaries in 2023

Here in this article, we will talk about Nepali Cricketer’s Salaries in 2023. Nepali cricketers’ earnings are not as great as those of players from other cricketing nations, but they can still provide a decent life for those who are successful and have admirable reputations.

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Nepali Cricketer's Salaries in 2023
Nepali Cricketer’s Salaries in 2023

Nepali Cricketer’s Salaries in 2023

The sources of money for Nepali cricketers vary depending on their degree of experience and achievement, however, the following are some of the more typical sources of income in 2023.

Central Contract

The Cricket Association of Nepal (CAN) categorized Nepali Cricketers’ central contracts into 3 categories as Grade A, B, and C. Nepali Cricketers’ salary is based on their central contract grade. For Men’s Cricketer, Grade A players get 60K per month, Grade B players get 50K monthly, and Grade C players get 40K monthly. For Women’s Cricketer, Grade A players get 21K monthly, Grade B players get 18K per month, and Grade C players get 15K monthly.

Match Fee

Nepali players get a match fee for every match they played. The match fee for ODI is Rs. 10000 per match and for T20I Rs. 5000 per match. Also, players get a salary from the close camp of Rs 500 per day.

Cricket Leagues

Players are allowed to play in different domestic and international leagues. Players also get paid to play for the franchises. The salary could vary with leagues and players.

Sponsorship Deals

Nepali cricketers can earn money through sponsorship arrangements with brands and companies. Endorsements, appearances, and product marketing are examples of such arrangements.

Prize Money

Players get prize money for doing well in the matches. Prize money examples could be Player of the Match, Player of the Series, Best Catch, etc.

Brand Ambassadors

Nepali cricketers have also been picked as brand ambassadors for different businesses and goods, which can provide additional revenue.

Nepali Central Contracted Cricketers for 2023 (January- June)

Star Cricketer Sandeep Lamichhane doesn’t have any central contract. Bhim Sharki, Sharad Vesawkar, Pawan Sarraf, Sushan Bhari, Bikram Sob, and Shahab Alam also didn’t get a contract from CAN. The players who are centrally contracted for January to June of 2023 are as follows:

Men’s Cricketers

  • Grade A: Rohit Paudel, Sompal Kami, Karan Kc, Dipendra Singh Airee, Aasif Sheikh
  • Grade B: Aarif Sheikh, Kushal Bhurtel, Gyanendra Malla
  • Grade C: Kamal Singh Aire, Binod Bhandari, Gulshan Kumar Jha, Arjun Saud, Abhinash Bohara, Lalit Narayan Rajbanshi, Kushal Malla, Dev Khanal, Sagar Dhakal and Bivek Yadav.

Women’s Cricketers

  • Grade A: Rubina Chhetri, Indu Burma, Sita Ranamagar
  • Grade B: Kabita Kunwar, Ashmina Karmacharya, Kajol Shrestha
  • Grade C: Kabita Joshi, Bindu Rawal, Sangita Rai, Mamta Chaudhary, Jyoti Pandey, and Apsari Begam

2 thoughts on “Nepali Cricketer’s Salaries in 2023”

  1. What about those cricketer who are not in the list of central contract ? What is the basic salary per month for male and female cricketer those are not contracted ?


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