Ireland Cricket Board announced that 19 players will be featured in the upcoming international matches. Check out the details about the team and the new contract that has been laid down by the National Cricket Board of Ireland. So here is the Ireland Cricket Players Salary, Rules, Central Contract 2021-22, Highest Paid Cricketers.
Ireland cricket team stands 12th in position in the ICC team rankings. Ireland plays in all three formats that are test matches, ODI, and T20’s. The team won Group B of the Qualifier tournament and becomes eligible for the ICC Men’s T20 World Cup 2021. Ireland Cricket team is managed by the National Board. They are the 11th full member of the ICC and a second full member from Europe.
Ireland Cricket Players Salary 2021-22
All 19 Cricket players of the team Ireland have signed the new Central Contract. They have Signed as per contract grade that is the Retainer contract and Full contract. Here is a detailed table of which players are under which contract grade. Also, check out the salaries each player gets.
|Name of the Player||Age||Contract Grade||Formats|
|Andrew Balbirnie||30||F/T||ODI (C), T20I (C)|
|Paul Stirling||31||F/T||ODI, T20I|
|Harry Tector||21||F/T||ODI, T20I|
|Lorcan Tucker||24||F/T||ODI, T20I|
|Mark Adair||25||F/T||ODI, T20I|
|Curtis Campher||22||F/T||ODI, T20I|
|George Dockrell||29||R||ODI, T20I|
|Kevin O’Brien||37||F/T||ODI, T20I|
|Simi Singh||34||F/T||ODI, T20I|
|Josh Little||21||F/T||ODI, T20I|
|Barry McCarthy||28||F/T||ODI, T20I|
|Craig Young||31||F/T||ODI, T20I|
- Andrew Balbirnie- $75,000
- James McCollum- $N/A
- William Porterfield- $100,000
- Paul Stirling- $35,000
- Harry Tector- TBA
- Lorcan Tucker- TBA
- Mark Adair- TBA
- Curtis Campher- TBA
- Gareṭh Delany- TBA
- Geroge Dockrell- $75,000
- Kevin O’Brien- $75,000
- Simi Singh- TBA
- Peter Chase- TBA
- David Delany- TBA
- Josh Little- TBA
- Barry McCarthy- $35,000
- Craig Young- $75,000
- Andy McBrine- $75,000
Ireland Cricket Players Salary, Rules
As we know that the players have signed the contract on 2 bases, a Full contract, and a Retainer contract. here are the other details that you can look at for your reference. These are few pointers that are listed regarding the salary.
- The Cricketer who featured n Irelands ODI team will earn $1,100 per match.
- In T20I formats cricketers will get $450 per Match.
- Ireland are scheduled to play sixteen Tests, but along with Afghanistan and Zimbabwe, are not included in the first two editions of the ICC World Test Championship.[
Central Contract 2021-22, Highest Paid Cricketers
The top players are awarded a high sum of returns. Previously William Porterfield, Paul Stirling, Kevin O’Brien used to lead the Ireland National Cricket team. Andre Balbirne took over the responsibility of Captaincy. Also, Franchisee Cricket Leagues are another medium of earning for Cricketers. Ireland Cricket Board offers a Salary of 25% more than Afghanistan, Netherlands, and also Pakistan.
Performance History of Ireland
The sport was introduced in the country in the early 19th century. The game was introduced by English men. After years, in 1993 Ireland had finally recognized as a full member of ICC. In 2005 Ireland won their first ICC world cup against Kenya by 6 wickets. Moreover, from 2007 the team had also begun showcasing their best forms in ODIs, wining 11 ODIs matches in 2010.