In this new T20 league of Cricket South Africa, 30 marquee players have registered their names, in which the franchises of Mumbai Indians and Chennai Super Kings have also signed 5-5 players.
Jos Buttler will get the highest salary in the CSA T20 League.
cricket south africa The stir regarding the new franchise based T20 league is increasing continuously. It was announced last month that the owners of 6 franchises of IPL have bought all the teams of this league. Now which big players will be a part of this league, the situation is getting clear on their names as well. According to the information given by CSA, a total of 30 players have been included in the marquee player and they are divided into 19 salary brackets, in which the maximum is around Rs 4 crore and the lowest is around Rs 24 lakh.
Butler-Livingston’s highest salary
According to a report by cricket website ESPN-Cricinfo, the highest salary in the league is 5 lakh US dollars, that is, about Rs 4 crore according to Indian rupees. At present, only two players will be able to get this salary. England’s T20-ODI captain Jos Buttler and England’s own explosive batsman Liam Livingston have been placed in this salary bracket of $ 5 lakh. Livingston has been signed by Mumbai Indians for the Cape Town franchise.
Mumbai has also signed Rashid Khan, but how much salary he will get is not clear yet, but he is also expected to be in the top bracket. A total of 11 players from England have been signed for the league as marquee players so far and a lot of money is being spent on them. After 5 lakhs, England’s all-rounder Moeen Ali is at number two with a salary of $ 4 lakh i.e. about 3 crores more.
du Plessis most expensive African player
On the other hand, Johannesburg, the franchise of Chennai Super Kings, has included former African captain Faf du Plessis. Du Plessis will get a salary of around Rs 3 crore. He is currently the highest paid African player. Apart from these, top South African players, Kagiso Rabada and Quinton de Kock, while former England captain Eoin Morgan and young all-rounder Sam Curran will earn $ 3 lakh (about Rs 2.4 crore).
CSA recently told that a total of 30 marquee players have become part of the league. Apart from this, there will be a total of 17 players in each team’s squad. Players will be auctioned to prepare the squad. However, before that, each franchise will be allowed to sign 5 players, which will include 3 overseas players, one South African international and one uncapped South African player.