BCCI Announces Cash Rewards After The Historic Test Series Win Against Australia : Rs 50 Lakh For Each Team Members

The team members will be awarded Rs 50 Lakh each while head coach Anil Kumble will receive Rs 25 Lakhs, and the support staff will get Rs 15 Lakh each.

The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) on Tuesday congratulated the Indian Cricket Team for retaining the No. 1 position in Test team ranks and filing unbeaten series wins in the home season 2016 17.

The cash prizes were also announced by the BCCI following the historic Test series win against Australia.

While head coach Anil Kumble will receive Rs 25 Lakhs the team members will soon be awarded with Rs 50 Lakh each, as well as the support staff will get Rs 15 Lakh each.

Resuming at yesterday's score of 19-0, Rahul smashed nine boundaries in his 51-run hit besides stitching a 60-run stand with Rahane (38 off 27 balls) to help India reach the 106-run goal on Day Four within just a session.

Before, a model bowling performance by India found Australia bowl out in their second innings for 137, leaving the house side a modest goal of 106 to win the series as well as the match.

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