ICC Cricket World Cup 2019 Prize Money (Confirmed)
ICC Cricket World Cup 2019 is only a few days away as it will be played in England & Wales on30 May 2019.ICC has announced an additional 40 percent hike in prize money compared to the 2015 World Cup and a huge 60 percent hike compared to the 2011 World Cup.
- A total of US $14 million will be awarded to 10 participating teams with $5 million (USD) plus$50,000 guaranteed winning pocketing for each round robin stage win.
- Winners to get 4 million dollars, runners, up to 2 million dollars, incentives to win each of the 45 league matches.
- The upcoming 2019 ICC Men’s Cricket World Cup will see the 10 team tournament winners earn a $4 million purse, the highest prize money ever, along with the trophy they’ll be lifting at Lord’s on July 14.
- For each league match won, there are prizes in what promises to be a competitive tournament with the world’s best playing in a round-robin format.
History Of Previous World Cup
ICC has been increasing the prize money with every passing world cup. The total prize money pool in the 2003 World Cup was around $ 4.5 million
The 2007 World Cup prize money was less than 2003. But ICC doubled the total prize money pool at the 2011 World Cup.
In the 2015 World Cup, the total pool increased to $ 10 million by 20 percent. Now, ICC announced another $ 14 million massive $ 40 percent increase for the 2019 World Cup taking overall prize money pool.
Prize Complete Details
All teams participating in the 2019 World Cup will get a bigger chunk. Here we have the full detail on how the prize money will be awarded among 10 teams, you can also check the rise in world cup 2019 prize money compared to the 2015 World Cup.
PRIZE MONEY FOR WORLD CUP 2019
|2 Losing Semi-Finalists||$1 million (each)|
|8 Eliminated teams from group stages||$500,000 (each)|
|Winning group match||$50,000 (for every group match win)|