PCB Increases Match Fees for Players Participating in Domestic Season 2018-19

There’s no doubt that Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) has amped up its efforts to improve the financial standing of its players. After cutting down the number of central contract players, PCB improved the match fees for the remainder of the international players.

Now, the cricket board has decided to offer better packages for all the players participating in the Quaid-e-Azam trophy and other domestic tournaments, a PCB source has confirmed.


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The complete information regarding per match fee for domestic players is as follows:

Domestic Matches (2018-2019) Previous Match Fee Updated Match Fee
Quaid-e-Azam Trophy Rs. 25,000 Rs. 50,000
One-Day Tournaments Rs. 20,000 Rs. 25,000
T20 Tournaments Rs. 24,000 Rs. 30,000
Pakistan Cup One-Day Tournament Rs. 30,000 Rs. 35,000

Prize pools have also been revised by the PCB and are now worth as shown below:

Competition (2018-2019) Previous Prize Winning Updated Prize Winning
Quaid-e-Azam Trophy  Rs. 4,400,000 Rs. 5,400,000
T20 Tournamnet Rs. 4,900,000 Rs. 5,700,000
Regional U-19 Inter District Rs. 150,000 Rs. 250,000
Regional Senior Inter District Rs. 150,000 Rs. 250,000

PCB has also announced the schedule for the domestic season for year 2018-19. The dates are mentioned below:

Tournaments Dates Venue(s)
Regional Inter-District Senior (3 Day) 1st July — 31st July (2018) All Pakistan
Inter-Region U-19 (1 Day) 1st August — 28th August (2018) Karachi-Pindi
Inter-Region U-19 (3 Day) 1st September — 9th October (2018) Sindh-Punjab
Pentangular U-19 T20 Cup 21st October — 27th October (2018) Multan
QAT (First Class) & QAT (1 Day) 1st September — 8th December (2018) All Pakistan
National T20 Cup 10th December – 25th December (2018) Karachi
Regional Inter District U-19 (1 Day) 1st January — 20th January (2019) All Pakistan
Pakistan Cup (1 Day) 2nd April — 14th April (2019) Faisalabad-Multan
QAT Grade-II 16th April — 15th May (2019) Sindh – Punjab
Patron’s Trophy Grade-II 16th April — 7th May (2019) Sindh-Punjab

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