New Delhi: Shreyas Iyer, who is missing the entire IPL season due to injury, will receive his full salary. Shreyas, who captained the Delhi Capitals team that made its debut in the last IPL, was instrumental in helping the team reach the final. Seeing his performance, the BCCI named him in the Indian ODI team. Iyer injured his shoulder while fielding in the first ODI of the recent ODI series against England.
The physio said that due to the severity of the injury, he would not be available for the IPL this time and the Indian team series after that. However, according to the insurance policy given to players in the BCCI, even if he does not play in the IPL, he will be paid Rs 7 crore. Iyer is a contract player. He was also injured while playing for India. Cricket experts say he will get the money. This insurance policy has been in force in BCCI since 2011.