The Indian Premier League (IPL), which is the most talked about domestic tournament not only in India but the world, is not only about cricket but also about a lot of entertainment. And when we think of entertainment in the Indian Premier League apart from the game of cricket, the first thing that comes to our mind are the cheerleaders. The cheerleaders, who were given an opportunity to showcase their talents for the first time by the IPL keeps the masses engaged to the game of cricket by displaying their absolutely amazing dance moves.
But have you ever wondered about the salaries these cheerleaders get for entertaining us throughout the course of the tournament? If yes, do not worry because we are here with all the details of the earnings of the cheerleaders. The cheerleaders earn around Rs 6000 to Rs 12000 per match excluding the bonuses which they get after a team wins the match which is around Rs 3000. Apart from this they also earn a good amount (Rs 7000-Rs 12000) for appearing in photo shoots and the opening ceremony.
Here is the full list of teams and the earning of the cheerleaders, team wise:
|TEAM||PER MATCH SALARY||BONUS & EVENTS||ANNUAL EARNINGS|
|CHENNAI SUPER KINGS||9.5k-10k||N/A||250k-260k|
|KINGS XI PUNJAB||9.5k-10k||N/A||250K-260k|
|ROYAL CHALLENGERS BANGALORE||6.4-6.8k||3.25k||510K-525k|
|KOLKATA KNIGHT RIDERS||19k-20k||6.5k||1120K-1140k|
Though cricket is the main attraction of the Indian Premier League, we all have to agree that entertainment is a big factor that makes it the most hyped cricket league in the world. And without these cheerleaders the atmosphere would not have matched the quality of cricket played in the elite tournament. So we salute all these cheerleaders who give their all in each and every match to entertain us so that we can enjoy the game to its fullest.