BCCI president Sourav Ganguly on Friday refused to comment on MS Dhoni’s omission from annual central contract record amid contemporary hypothesis on the way forward for the World Cup profitable former captain. While Dhoni has been unnoticed due for not taking part in any cricket for six months, it might probably’t be dominated out that he can nonetheless be within the combine so far as World T20 in Australia is anxious.
“I can’t comment on this,” Ganguly said in his straightforward response on Dhoni’s omission from the BCCI’s annual participant retainership for 2019-20. The iconic former captain has been out of motion since India’s World Cup semi-closing loss to New Zealand in July final 12 months. He began coaching together with his state crew Jharkhand from Thursday with an eye fixed on IPL comeback for Chennai Super Kings.
The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) on Thursday introduced the central contracts for the upcoming season and in an enormous transfer former India captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni has not been given a contract. He was in Category A final season. The payout for all of the 4 classes stays the identical, with the trio of Virat Kohli, Rohit Sharma and Jasprit Bumrah within the prime class (A+) the place they’ll get a pay out of seven crore.
MS Dhoni is the one worldwide captain to have received the 50 overs and the 20 overs World Cup. He additionally led India to the title within the 2013 Champions Trophy. Dhoni has scored 4876 runs in 90 Test matches for India. His tally of 10,773 runs at a mean of 50.57 in 350 ODIs makes him one in all India’s finest 50-overs cricketer ever. He has featured in 98 T20Is scoring 1617 runs. Head coach Ravi Shastri had stated in a latest interview that the legendary captain might quickly finish his ODI profession however may very well be in rivalry for a spot within the T20 World Cup squad supplied he does effectively within the IPL.
Jasprit Bumrah has taken big strides over the past 12 months and has turn out to be India’s tempo spearhead throughout all of the three codecs. He thus retains his place within the prime tier alongside facet Kohli and Rohit. In-form prime order batsman KL Rahul has been promoted to Grade A from Grade B, regardless of dropping his place within the Test squad.
As many as 27 gamers have been divided into these 4 classes, with skipper Virat Kohli, Rohit Sharma and Jasprit Bumrah being the three within the A+ class.