$10mn prize pot for ICC WC
The upcoming ICC Men’s Cricket World Cup 2019 will see the winners of the 10-team tournament earn a purse of US $4 million, the highest prize money to date, along with the trophy that they will lift at Lord’s, England on July 14.
The total prize pot of US $10 million will see the runners-up assured of US $2 million and the losing semi-finalists US $800,000 each at the end of the 46-day tournament being played across 11 venues from May 30.
There are prizes for each league match won, in what promises to be a competitive tournament with the world’s best playing each other in a round-robin format.
ICC Men’s Cricket World Cup Prize Money Winner: US $4,000,000 Runner-up US $2,000,000 Losing semifinalist: US $800,000 Winner of each league stage match: US $ 40,000 Teams that do pass the league stage: US $100,000. (ICC)
ICC Cricket World Cup 2019