Indian Cricketer Shreyas Iyer Got Rs 7 Crores for Not Playing IPL 14

Spread the love

Indian Cricketer Shreyas Iyer missed the 14th edition of the Indian Premium League (IPL) 2021 tournament due to an injury to his left shoulder while playing one of the one-day internationals.

Shreyas Iyer was trying to save the boundary and ended up putting a hard dive on the ground. Due to the dive, his shoulder dislocated and was ruled out from the entire IPL 14.

The shocking news is Delhi Capitals paid the full salary of Rs.7 crores to Iyer.

 Indian Cricketer Shreyas Iyer Got RS 7 Crores for Not Playing IPL 14

How is it Possible?

As Shreyash Iyer was injured while playing, therefore it was counted as an occupational injury. Hence, Delhi Capitals was able to pay his salary under the scheme of player insurance.

What is Player Insurance Scheme?

As per the Insurance Scheme, if a cricketer gets injured during a match played for the country and consequently misses the tournament (completely or partially), then the insurance scheme will indemnify the cricketer. The cricketer will be indemnified according to the player’s total contract amount in context to the number of matches the cricketer missed due to the injury.

Note: This scheme is only applicable to BCCI-contracted players only.

Insurance Samadhan

BCCI and Insurance

BCCI has taken insurance for almost everything related to them:

  1. BCCI had taken mediclaim for its employees.
  2. BCCI has taken insurance for international and domestic players for the loss of fee/salary due to injury.
  3. Due to bad weather, riot, fire, etc., if the domestic, international cricket, IPL matches or the opening of IPL shows gets cancelled, then BCCI will receive compensation from the insurance companies. BCCI will then provide Rs. 5 lakh to the player who was set to play that match under the board.
Also Read:  Insurance Claim Settlement Made Easy: Exploring Modern Solutions for Faster Results

If you have taken an insurance product and are facing problem-related with it, then you can approach Insurance Samadhan.* We have resolved 14500+ insurance complaints like claim rejection, delay in the claim, mis-selling and fraud in insurance.

Contact us to get samadhan for your insurance-related issues, we’ll be happy to help you.

*Insurance Samadhan is a private organization and has no association with IRDA or any Government body.

Click on the below links to read some cases resolved by Insurance Samadhan:

Dengue Claim Rejection

Mis-selling in a life insurance policy

Death Claim Rejection

Click here to register your complaint with Insurance Samadhan

You can also

Visit our website: insurancesamadhan.com

Call us on +91 9513631312

WhatsApp: 9910998252

Mail us at corporate@insurancesamadhan.com

Insurance Samadhan

Shailesh Kumar

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *