Most of the players in big bash league get highest paying in BBL. It depends on the player’s availability. Those players who will make available for a whole season in BBL will more awards as compared to players who will play only limited matches. The basic salary of each player in BBL is $42,000.
On the other hand, other prizes depending on the performance of the player. If the player becomes a man of the match then obviously he will award great as compared to others. Players with most sixes in the tournament will get more award. Here we have some players who are the big bash league expensive player. Let’s check the stats, basic salaries, and the demands of the players one by one.
D’Arcy Short – Hobart Hurricanes
D’Arcy Short is the most experienced and aggressive player in the short-form game. He is a top-order batsman and starts the game with strong batting in 2018-19 season of BBL. Against Queensland, Short scored 257 and played one of the best innings for the Hobart Hurricanes.
The inning includes 23 sixes overall. He paid $258,900 in the BBL season and most expensive player in big bash league. Moreover, he is playing for Hurricanes for many of the years, and Hurricanes can’t take a risk to replace the D’Arcy with any other player in a team Squad. Short is an all-rounder player, and the team must know the importance of the player like D’Arcy Short.
Andrew Tye – Perth Scorchers Player
In the BBL, he appeared as a bowler. Everyone knows the importance of good bowler in a team. Similarly, Perth Scorchers are always ready to take the place of Andrew in a group. The coach and committee can not replace any new bowler with the player like Tye.
He is playing in BBL as a regular contributor and continuously excellent performance. Therefore, he is in the list of top 10 priced player list. A player like Andrew always calls for other international leagues and matches.
Every team knew his importance that how a good bowler can change the game. He called for giving his contributions in ODI cricket matches against India in January. He paid $246,800 in the big bash season.
Marcus Stoinis – Melbourne Stars Player
Marcus justifies the responsibility of the match in both forms in batting and bowling. He is an all-rounder and played well in BBL all season and paid $227,900 in the BBL. He comes in the top four batsmen in BBL and top 10 highest paying player in BBL.
In BBL07, he said he would play in more five games and his average point is 84.2 and in the prize list, he is in number third. Stoinis also plays limited over cricket for the Australian national team. In the past, he played for Victoria, Perth Scorchers and now he is playing for the Melbourne stars and become the big bash league expensive player.
Chris Lynn – Brisbane Heat
Chris Lynn in the seventh season of big bash league, he signed for next five years with Brisbane heat. After a contract of five years, Lynn the brightest player become the highest-paid player. So at least he will play the BBL season 12.
On the other hand, coach of Brisbane heat “Dan Vettori” and assistant coach Shane bond has contracted with the Brisbane heat for at least two years. Most of the reports claim that Lynn contract with the Brisbane with worth $1 Million. His sound of playing cricket as a batsman is worth than his paying. He is top-order batsman for the Australian cricket team.
Joe Root – Sydney Thunder Player
Joseph Edward Root is now the captain of the England cricket team internationally. Moreover, he represents Yorkshire domestic cricket. He selected in BBL in season 08 and represented England in BBL. The international average of Joe is 35.77. He will play in the next season of BBL, and overall he played seven matches in BBL.
His high score in the BBL is only 26 and total 93 runs. He started his career in Yorkshire, and he started a superstar inning. He played against India and won the series in 28 years. Before Root, Alastair Cook was the captain of the England cricket team and was leading for four years. Now Joe is the Captain.
Rashid Khan – Adelaide Strikers
World most left spinner dangerous bowler and represents Afghanistan in Big bash league. Rashid khan has a terrific first year in big bash league and got many wickets, and Adelaide won the many games.
He started in short forms of tournaments. He was the striker and played shocking games in the first two seasons of big bash league. In BBL|07 and BBL|08, Rashid Khan was the leading wicket-taker. Rashid is still considered one of the hardest players for Adelaide. For both on and off the pitch, he bowled excellently.
Dan Christian – Hobart Hurricanes
He earned $291,000 for playing in the BBL. He is Australian cricketer and plays for victoria and Australian cricket team. There is a Pakistan Super League, and he represents Australia in Multan Sultan team. He played aggressive shots in the game. Dan is right arm fast-medium bowler and a right-hand batsman. He is playing in MSL tournament.
There are still many other players who are BBL expensive players. Ashton Agar is a player of Perth, Alex Carey Adelaide player. BBL is an international league, and many overseas players show performance in the League and BBL respect the foreign players and give a handsome amount to the players according to their performance and number of games in the league.