Team India is also called "Men in Blue". Team India is official cricket team of India who represents the country in International Cricket.
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Team India | India national cricket team
Team India is also called “Men in Blue”. Team India is official cricket team of India who represents the country in International Cricket.
The India men’s national cricket team, also known as Team India or the Men in Blue, represents India in men’s international cricket. It is governed by the Board of Control for Cricket in India, and is a Full Member of the International Cricket Council with Test, One Day International and Twenty20 International status.
Captain: Rohit Sharma
First ODI: v. England at Headingley, Leeds; 13 July 1974
First Test: v. England at Lord’s, London; 25–28 June 1932
Association: Board of Control for Cricket in India
Coaches: Rahul Dravid (Head coach), MORE
Arenas/Stadiums: Wankhede Stadium, Eden Gardens
Nicknames: Men in Blue, Team India
The BCCI awards central contracts to its players, its pay graded according to the importance of the player. Players’ salaries are as follows:
- Grade A+ – ₹7 crore (US$877,000)
- Grade A – ₹5 crore (US$626,000)
- Grade B – ₹3 crore (US$376,000)
- Grade C – ₹1 crore (US$125,000)
Players also receive a match fee of
₹15 lakh (US$19,000) per Test match,
₹6 lakh (US$7,500) per ODI, and
₹3 lakh (US$3,800) per T20I.
|Team manager||Girish Dongre|
|Head coach||Rahul Dravid|
|Batting coach||Vikram Rathour|
|Bowling coach||Paras Mhambrey|
|Fielding coach||T Dilip|
|Mental Conditioning coach||Paddy Upton|
|Video analyst||Hari Prasad Mohan|