The cricketing world is abuzz with anticipation as the ICC Cricket World Cup 2023 enters its thrilling final stages. With powerhouses India, South Africa, Australia, and New Zealand securing their spots in the semi-finals, fans are in for a treat as the cricketing giants clash for supremacy.
The first semi-final promises fireworks as the host nation, India, locks horns with New Zealand at the iconic Wankhede Stadium in Mumbai on November 15.
The drama continues in the second semi-final as Australia and South Africa face off at the historic Eden Gardens in Kolkata on November 16. Both teams bring formidable skills to the table, setting the stage for a gripping encounter that will decide who advances to the ultimate showdown.
All You Need To Know About The ICC Cricket World Cup 2023 Prize Money
The winners of the semi-final duels will face each other in the grand finale on November 19 at the Narendra Modi Stadium in Ahmedabad. The cricketing world holds its breath as the two finalists vie for the prestigious ICC Cricket World Cup trophy and the title of world champions.
In a tournament of this magnitude, the stakes are not just about glory but also substantial financial rewards. The champion will be bestowed with a whopping US$4 million in prize money, a testament to their cricketing prowess.
Prize Distribution Breakdown
- Winners: US dollar 4,000,000
- Runners-up: US dollar 2,000,000
- Losing Semi-Finalists (2): US dollar 800,000 each
- Teams Eliminated after Group Stage (6): US dollar 100,000 each
Acknowledging the efforts of every team, the ICC Cricket World Cup 2023 ensures that rewards are distributed at every stage. Even teams not making it to the semi-finals will receive a commendable US$100,000 each. Additionally, the winners of each league stage match will take home US$40,000.
Stage-wise Prize Money Distribution
- Winners: Approx. INR 33.29 crore
- Runners-up: Approx. INR 16.64 crore
- Losing Semi-Finalists (2): Approx. INR 6.6 crore each
- Teams Eliminated after Group Stage (6): Approx. INR 83 Lakhs each
- Winner of Each Group Stage Match (45): Approx. INR 33 Lakhs
The ICC Cricket World Cup 2023 is not just a cricketing extravaganza; it’s a global spectacle that unites nations in the spirit of sportsmanship. As the world watches, these elite teams battle it out for supremacy, and every match becomes a chapter in the history of cricket.