Mohammed Shami
Mohammed Shami (Credits: BCCI)

Mohammed Shami’s cricketing career has certainly taken a massive dip courtesy some serious allegations by his wife, Hasin Jahan. Jahan has accused the Indian cricketer of cheating on him and having an extra-marital affair.

Mohammed Shami
Mohammed Shami demands a thorough investigation into wife’s allegations. (Photo by Sydney Seshibedi/Gallo Images)

Jahan’s claims have cost the right arm fast bowler a lot, and by a lot, it means that the Shami has dealt a blow of nearly Rs 8 crores. Jahan’s allegations resulted in the BCCI halting Shami’s annual central contract.

Mohammed Shami
The BCCI has halted Mohammed Shami’s central contract. (Credits: BCCI)

According to sources in BCCI, Shami was to get a Grade A contract alongside the likes of MS Dhoni, Ravichandran Ashwin, Ravindra Jadeja, Murali Vijay, Cheteshwar Pujara, Ajinkya Rahane and Wridhhiman Saha. Players in Grade A will be earning Rs 5 Crores per year.

Check out the amount of potential loss for Shami in the table below:

Amount Source of income
BCCI central contract Rs. 5 crores
IPL contract Rs. 3 crores

The denial of an ‘A’ category contract means Shami will to handle a blow of Rs 5 Crores.

Mohammed Shami
Mohammed Shami with his wife, Hasin Jahan. Image Courtesy: Twitter

If this wasn’t enough, Shami also faces a threat of losing his Indian Premier League contract with the Delhi Daredevils.

The franchise has opted to wait for the investigation to be completed and will only decide once the matter is cleared.

Shami was bought by Delhi Daredevils via RTM card for a hefty amount of Rs 3 Crores.

Mohammed Shami
Mohammed Shami’s IPL contract is also in danger. Image Courtesy: Twitter

A senior representative from the franchise said:

“Daredevils management can’t take any unilateral decision in this matter. All players who play in the IPL have a tri-partite contract involving the franchise, BCCI, and the player. Yes, we are well aware about the sensitive situation and we are having discussions with top BCCI officials. There is a clause about any player bringing disrepute but it is for the lawyers to interpret it.”

Here’s the news feed:

MS Dhoni Comes Out In Support Of Under-Fire Mohammed Shami

Shami would’ve divorced me and run away by now if I didn’t have his phone as proof: Hasin Jahan

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