Rahul Dravid Questions About The Disparity In Prize Money For Under-19 TeamFebruary 06, 2018 16:26
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Rahul Dravid Questions About The Disparity In Prize Money For Under-19 Team:- Indian Under-19 cricket team defeated Australia to win the ICC Under-19 World Cup on Saturday and the team returned back to the country from New Zeland. Rahul Dravid, the coach for the Under-19 team questioned about the disparity in the cash prizes between the staff, support staff and the team players. Board of Cricket Control in India (BCCI) announced a cash prize of Rs 50 lakhs for Rahul Dravid which was the highest.
The players have been announced prize money of Rs 30 lakhs and the supporting staff got Rs 20 lakhs. Rahul Dravid wasn't happy with the announcement and during the press conference, Rahul expressed about his dissatisfaction in the disparity. He revealed that the team made many sacrifices and performed well to win the title. Rahul Dravid has been widely credited for the victory however Rahul reminded that even the supporting staff kept great efforts.