ICC announces CT – Champions Trophy 2017 Prize Money details
The winning side to take home cheque of $2.2 million; $1.1 million for runner-up. The upcoming ICC Champions Trophy in England and Wales from 1-18 June carries a total prize money of $4.5 million with the winner of the eight-team tournament taking home a cheque of $2.2 million, the International Cricket Council announced today.
The eighth edition of the tournament sees an increase of $500,000 in prize money from the 2013 edition, which too was played at the three venues being used this time – Cardiff Wales Stadium, Edgbaston and The Oval.
The runner-up of the tournament will get a cheque of $1.1 million, while the other two semifinalists will earn $450,000 each.
Teams finishing third in each group will take home $90,000 each, while the teams finishing last in each group will get $60,000 each.
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India, Pakistan, Australia, Bangladesh, South Africa, Sri Lanka, New Zealand and England are eight nations to participate in ICC Champions Trophy 2017.
ICC CT – Champions Trophy 2017 Group A Teams
- New Zealand
ICC CT – Champions Trophy 2017 Group B Teams
- Sri Lanka
- South Africa