$10mn prize pot for ICC WC

Daily Mirror (Sri Lanka) - - SPORTS -

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)

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