Cricket World Cup 2019 winner prize money – The ICC is going to conduct the 12th edition of the ICC Cricket World Cup 2019 in England and Wales from 30 May to 14 July 2019. While there are high bets as to which team would finish in the top four following the rigorous tournament schedule this time, the ICC has upped the ante by announcing the new prize money this time.
The ICC would be awarding the winning team of World cup with a record $4 Million and a shining all gold ICC World Cup trophy. In all, the ICC plans to spend around $10 Million in match winnings and Man of the match awards.
This is the first time in the 2000s that the ICC is organizing the Cricket World cup on the lines of the round-robin stage. This is also the first time when all the ten test playing nations only are participating in the world cup with the new entrant Afghanistan hoping to achieve high to take forward their golden run.
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The round robin stage would start with the host England taking on a tough South African side at Kennington Oval, London on May 30, 2019. The English Captain Eoin Morgan has already termed one of the matches to look for this tournament.
Each team would play all the other nine teams at least once during the tournament. Following the round-robin stage, the top four best performing teams with highest points and Net Run rate would advance into the semi-final stages which would be conducted on July 09 and July 11 at Old Trafford and Birmingham respectively.
The tournament final would be played between the winners of the first and second semi-final at the historic Lord’s cricket ground, London on July 14, 2019. The Prize money for the tournament winner would be provided by the ICC representative along with the shining trophy would be provided there.
The ICC has remarkably increased the prize money allotted for the winners of the tournament. The winner of the ICC Cricket World Cup 2015, Australia, received $3.9 Million as the tournament prize money the last time around, something which would on their minds this time around as well.
Here is the breakage of the Cricket World Cup 2019 winner prize money:
Cricket World Cup 2019 winner prize money in rupees (INR) *:
Cricket World Cup 2019 winner prize money in USD:
*Cricket World Cup 2019 winner prize money in rupees is the approximate value and has been calculated based on the conversion rate today. This may change as per the rupee value vs USD.