Interest in Indian ladies’ cricket has been on an upswing ever since the crew completed runners-up in the 2017 ICC Women’s World Cup. The crew has for this reason that long gone directly to attain the very last of the T20 World Cup in 2020 and additionally gained the silver medal in the 2022 Commonwealth Games.
The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) on Thursday made a large announcement, declaring that the fit rate for each woman and men cricketer (shrunk) might be equal. The choice to convey ladies cricketers on par with the guys, in phrases of fit rate, is in lots of methods a landmark choice. BCCI secretary Jay Shah showed that the shrunk senior ladies’ cricketers will earn the equal fit rate as their male counterparts.
As per his latest Tweet, he says he has kept his commitment to equal pay to Females and males Cricketers in India in all 3 formats of the game.
I’m pleased to announce @BCCI’s first step towards tackling discrimination. We are implementing pay equity policy for our contracted @BCCIWomen cricketers. The match fee for both Men and Women Cricketers will be same as we move into a new era of gender equality in 🇮🇳 Cricket. pic.twitter.com/xJLn1hCAtl
— Jay Shah (@JayShah) October 27, 2022
In his replying Tweet, Jay Shah says that Equal pay-out In Test, ODIs, and T20 for Females and Males in Indian crickets was his commitment and he gives thanks to the BCCI for their support in this decision.
Roger Binny, who become the President of the BCCI, in a reliable statement, said “In our Apex Council assembly today, we’ve made a marquee choice on pay fairness for our ladies’ cricketers. Our ladies’ cricketers could be paid the equal shape price as guys in global cricket. This choice units the platform to develop and increase cricket. I consider that is an enormous leap forward for ladies’ cricket and the sport overall.”
The choice comes simply days after it becomes determined within the BCCI AGM that the primary season of the ladies’ IPL could be performed in 2023.
Earlier this year, the New Zealand Cricket Board had taken a comparable choice, pronouncing that the ladies’ countrywide group and home ladies’ gamers will obtain equally in shape prices as guys.