Stuart Broad and Alex Hales awarded central contracts by England
Nottinghamshire duo Stuart Broad and Alex Hales have both been awarded central contracts by the ECB.
England and Notts bowler Stuart Broad has been handed a Test contract, while batsman Hales has earned himself a white ball contract for the new international season, which runs for 12 months from October 1.
The central contract system means that the ECB will fund Stuart Broad's contract in its entirety, while Hales will receive a supplement on top of his county salary.
Under the new structure, players will be given a ranking, which is based around their performances on the pitch.
But for the... read more
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