Sri Lanka players refuse sign Annual central contract

The decision wasn’t surprising there fast all senior players in unanimously, had made it clear that die The contracts offered by the SLC were not to their liking and also some deserving artists excluded.

The players in in a collective declaration states that they have decided against it sign the travel contract for die upcoming tour of England and they will not die either future contracts for tours.

The SLC had announced that 24 of the leading players were contracts in four categories were offered and they had a deadline of June 3 to sign on dotted lines.

The annual compensation ranged from $ 70,000 to $ 100,000 with star Batsman, Dhananjaya de Silva set to be highest paid.

At the height of Quarrel and negotiation last Month of players said remuneration proposed players were more than three times lower than payments made to players of other counties to information received from the federal government of International Cricket Federation.

Sri Lanka is scheduled to tour England from June 18 to July 4, where she is play three ODIs and an equal number of T20 internationals. However die players to have also made it clear that at no point would they refuse play for the country even if they haven’t signed the contract and SLC refuses to pay them their salaries.

The senior players were also not happy like public Disclosure of their core contract amounts from SLC became a serious security problem for everyone player.

Players claimed that the SLC decision had affected her confidence and peace of Understanding. The Chairman of the Cricket Advisory Committee defended Aravinda de Silva die new performance-bound payment system.

He said that SLC was forced to have a tough one decision based on the past Performances of the players than Sri Lankas international Precedence in all three formats took a nosedive. “

(With PTI inputs)

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