Former New Zealand captain and Bangladesh’s spin bowling coach Daniel Vettori has requested the BCB to give a part of his salary to the Board’s low-income staffers amid the monetary hardship being brought on by the COVID-19 pandemic.
Bangladesh Cricket Board (BCB) CEO Nizamuddin Chowdhury mentioned Vettori has formally communicated his determination.
“Vettori has said that we should donate a specific part of his salary to the BCB’s low-income staff. He has officially informed the cricket operations committee,” BCB CEO Nizamuddin Chowdhury informed the Dhaka-based ‘Prothom Alo’ newspaper.
The quantity that the 41-year-outdated former spin-bowling all-rounder has determined to donate was not disclosed within the report.
According to ‘ESPNCricinfo, he’s the very best-paid member of the Bangladesh teaching workers, incomes USD 250,000 for his 100-day contract that runs until the tip of the scheduled T20 World Cup later this yr. Bangladesh Cricket Board (BCB) has additionally donated Taka 3.61 crore (USD 428,000 approx.) to assist deal with the disaster.
The nation’s cricketers, together with these within the Under-19 class, and the gamers’ affiliation too have contributed within the combat towards COVID-19.
Sports our bodies throughout the globe are looking at large monetary losses due to the present halt in actions amid the lethal pandemic.