The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) has announced huge cash rewards for the Indian team under the leadership of Virat Kohli after their historic Test Series victory in Australia.
King Kohli also adorn the title of the first Asian captain to win a Test series in Australia with the aid of the classic performances of his teammates, Rishabh Pant, Jasprit Bumbrah, Cheteshwar Pujara, and Mohammed Shami.
BCCI congratulated the team for achieving this rare triumph and assured all Test team members bonuses equivalent to the actual match-fee payable: which is INR 15 Lakhs per match for Playing XI and INR 7.5 Lakhs per match for the reserve players.
Coaches get INR 25 Lakhs each and Team India Support Staff will get bonuses too equivalent to the pro-rata salary/ professional fee.
India won the first series at Adelaide and the third in Melbourne while the fourth in Sydney ended up in a draw leading the Men in Blue to dominate the series in Australia.
Captain Virat Kohli thanked his team for supporting him to win the biggest achievement of his career.