$ 10 million prize pot for ICC Men's Cricket World Cup 2019

2019 ICC Cricket World Cup Trophy
2019 ICC Cricket World Cup Trophy
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The winners of the 10-team tournament will earn a purse of $ 4 million, the highest prize money to date.

• Winners to get $4 million, Runners-up to get $ 2 million, incentives for winning each of the 45 league matches 

The upcoming ICC Men’s Cricket World Cup 2019 will see the winners of the 10-team tournament earn a purse of $ 4 million, the highest prize money to date, along with the trophy that they will lift at Lord’s on 14 July.

The total prize pot of $10 million will see the runners-up assured of $2 million and the losing semifinalists $ 800,000 each at the end of the 46-day tournament being played across 11 venues from 30 May. 

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

ICC CWC 2019    Prize Money Total
Winner (1)  $ 4,000,000 $ 4,000,000
Runner-up (1) $2,000,000 $2,000,000
Losing Semi-Finalist (2)  $ 800,000 $ 1,600,000
Winner of Each League Stage Match (45)  $ 40,000 $ 1,800,000
Teams that do pass the League Stage (6)  $ 100,000 $ 600,000
Total    $10,000,000