Dhaka: Bangladesh showered its girls cricketers with money rewards on Tuesday for his or her disenchanted overcome India within the Asia Cup Twenty20 event. The ladies’s crew defeated six-times champions India by way of 3 wickets in Sunday’s ultimate in Kuala Lumpur to assert their maiden name.Bangladesh become the primary facet ever to overcome India within the crew segment of the event earlier than repeating the feat within the traumatic ultimate.
The crew returned overdue on Monday to a heroes’ welcome. The Bangladesh Cricket Board introduced a 20 million taka ($236,000) money praise for the crew and promised to check salaries.
“Each and every participant gets a million taka ($14,800) as a money praise,” BCB spokesman Jalal Yunus mentioned on Tuesday. About $75,000 will likely be shared by way of the training and control team of workers, he added.
The BCB will evaluation the wage and fit charges of reduced in size girls gamers this week, Yunus mentioned.
Lately they earn a most 30,000 taka ($445) each and every month plus $100 as fit price for a world.
On their go back the ladies gamers have been garlanded by way of a welcoming committee that incorporated executive officers and individuals of the Bangladesh males’s crew.
A video of the male cricketers celebrating within the dressing room on the Sher-e-Bangla Nationwide Stadium, after bowler Jahanara Alam hit the profitable run, went viral on social media.
Jahanara scored two runs off the overall ball to take Bangladesh to 113-7 after Bangladesh limited India to 112-9.
First Revealed: June 12, 2018, 5:10 PM IST