LAHORE: The Pakistan Cricket Board Saturday unfurls an aggressive and competitive 2019-20 residential pcb cricket season structure. Which rotates around conceiving a greater quality and force centred framework to fundamentally improve top of the line cricket.
The new 2019-20 structure was unfurled by PCB Chairman Ehsan Mani, Chief Executive Wasim Khan and Director Domestic Cricket Operations Haroon Rasheed at a function here at the Gadaffi Stadium.
As indicated by the new structure, which appeared following the administration’s August 9 endorsement of the protected corrections. Which were advised to the PCB on August 19, groups from 16 locales have now been consumed into the 6 recently shaped commonplace affiliations.
Sindh Cricket Association
Sindh Cricket Association incorporates Karachi, Hyderabad and Larkana. Balochistan Cricket Association includes Dera Murad Jamali and Quetta.
Southern Punjab Cricket Association
Southern Punjab Cricket Association incorporates Multan and Bahawalpur. Focal Punjab Cricket Association is comprised of Faisalabad, Sialkot and Lahore.
Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Cricket Association
Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Cricket Association incorporates Peshawar, recent Federally Administered Tribal Areas and Abbottabad. Northern Cricket Association includes Islamabad, Rawalpindi and Azad-Jammu Kashmir.
Three-layered base up methodology
The new local structure will be founded on a three-layered base up methodology – giving an unmistakable pathway to the hopeful cricketers to graduate to the top level.
In the main level, the 90 city cricket affiliations will be in charge of sorting out club and school cricket in their separate purviews and consequently framing their city cricket crews.
The subsequent level, the city cricket crews will take an interest in intra-city rivalries inside the purview of their cricket affiliations.
In the third level, the best performing players from the intra-city rivalries will shape the six individual cricket affiliation sides that will partake in the PCB-composed competitions.
Supporting the pathway framework will be six High-Performance Programs which will give quality cricket and way of life intends to outfit players with the overall aptitudes required in the advanced game.
High-performing players will be given motivating forces, and their income will likewise increment in the new structure. There will likewise be three selectors working with each cricket affiliation.
Players to make up to PKR 2.5 mn per season
Thirty-two non-PCB midway contracted players would be granted yearly residential contracts at each cricket affiliation and will highlight in top of the line, non-top of the line, List An, and T20 competitions during a season.
The cricket affiliations will likewise be allowed to choose players from outside the pool of 32 contracted players on per-coordinate instalment.
Every one of the residential contracted players will get month to month retainers of PKR 50,000 and it is foreseen that a high-performing player will win between PKR 2million and PKR 2.5million per season.
Other than the players, the new structure is additionally expected to make work open doors for the certified instructing staff and previous cricketers.
Alongside the regulatory jobs, each cricket affiliation will have a players’ care staff which will incorporate lead trainers, batting mentors, bowling trainers, handling mentors, coaches, physiotherapists and video examiners to take care of top notch, second XI, U-19, U-16, U-13 groups, and superior projects.
Calendar for the new cricket season
Pakistan’s cricketing season 2019-20 will initiate from September 14 with the first round of the Quaid-e-Azam Trophy, the nation’s chief top of the line competition.
An all out number of 31 matches – including the last – will be played, with each group playing 10 matches, home and away, on twofold round-robin premise.
With the beginning of the World Test Championship, red ball cricket stays an essential core interest.
The setting behind the new booking will furnish players with a chance to assert some authority and to prepare themselves for the weights of the Test Championship.
The top of the line and non-five star competitions will run all the while, giving the six affiliations profundity to pick the best XI for their top of the line matches. A similar will be the situation for List An and T20 cricket.
The PCB has chosen to execute Kookaburra balls in every one of the competitions to help plan local cricketers better for worldwide cricket.
Since Pakistan play their home Test cricket with the Kookaburra balls, having a similar brand now in the top of the line and non-top of the line competitions. It will enable the players to plan better for the difficulties at the zenith level.
It is relevant to make reference to here that every restricted over universal cricket, including the ICC Cricket World Cup, ICC Women’s World Cup, ICC U19 Cricket World Cup and the ICC T20 World Cups are likewise played with the Kookaburra balls.
To help local cricket and give and improve the cricket condition for the expert cricketers. The PCB cricket has taken measures to update the nature of playing offices. Which including pitches, outfields, player and umpire changing areas and media/communicate working regions.
For the reason, the PCB will spend over Rs 2 billion in upgradation of stadia in Karachi, Lahore, Multan, Rawalpindi and Quetta.
The PCB will attempt a forceful way to deal with market and advance Pakistan cricket over the span of the forthcoming season. More subtleties on the advertising and advancement plans will be partaken at the appointed time.
PCB Chairman Ehsan Mani, talking on the event, stated, “We are pleased to report that we have accomplished the objective of transforming our structure,” he said.
One of the key needs of this PCB organization is to improve the nature of cricket. Which will at the appropriate time ponder in our field exhibitions at the worldwide level.
Ehsan Mani said the PCB would give help to the common relationship in setting up the structure. Which would incorporate helping them in amassing a board – which would take care of their undertakings – and supporting them in achieving sponsorship bargains.