ICC Cricket World Cup 2019 Prize Money

ICC Cricket World Cup 2019 Prize Money

The 12th edition of ICC Cricket World Cup 2019, which is a 50 over Cricket World Cup scheduled to be held at England and Wales. The opening match of the tournament will be played between host England and South Africa on 30th May, 2019 at The Oval, London. Every cricket fan is excited to see their teams in world cup and hoping good performance from their favorite players. One of the ten teams will lift the cricket world cup trophy at the Lord’s stadium.

Australia, the defending champion is the most successful team of the cricket world cup with five titles.All the matches will be played on 11 different venues. ICC has confirmed the prize money for Cricket World Cup 2019,a total of 10 million dollars will be awarded by ICC to ten participating teams, that is the highest prize money to date. Every team will also get prize money by winning group matches.
The distribution of Prize Money for cricket world cup 2019 is as follow:

Winner of the Cricket World Cup 2019 will receive a total of 4 million dollars.
Runners-up will receive the 2 million dollars.
Two losing semi-finalist teams will receive 800,000 dollars.
Teams that do pass the league stage will receive 100,000 dollars.
Every team will receive 40,000 dollars for every group match win.

The amount of prize money will be distributed among all the teams of the tournament but the winners of the tournament will get the most amount of the money with a trophy.After the 45 matches, the top four teams on the points table will qualify for the semi-finals. Eliminated and losing semi-finalist teams will also share the prize money pot.

There are many other prizes like Man of the match, Man of the tournament, Leading wicket taker, most runs scorer, best fielder, best all rounder and many more. All the ten teams have announced their 15-man squad for the cricket world cup, squad can be changed until 23rd May without the ICC permission. Many world records are expected to break by the bowlers and batsmen in this event. Let’s see who will be the winner of this tournament and grabs the most of the prize money.