ICC World Cup 2019: Earnings of teams which failed to make it to semi finals
London : ICC Cricket World Cup 2019 has reached into its final stage with four teams playing two semi-finals and only a couple of days left in the final game of the tournament to find out the winner. Staying on top of the league match points table, India, Australia, England and New Zealand scored the top four spot.
Pakistan and New Zealand had scored the same number of points in the league stages but kiwis qualified with better run rate.
The tournament has a total winning amount of 10 million dollars (nearly 68.80 crores). The winning team will be getting approximately Rs 28 crores; while the runner up team will be getting around Rs 14 crores.
As per the announcement, any team that wins one league match will be getting Rs 27 lakhs; and the ones which fail to qualify for the semi-finals will be getting Rs 70 lakh each. But, the real figures show that even the teams which did not go to semi-finals earned crores.
Pakistan: 5 win, 3 lost, 1 rain hampered; total earning: 2.23 crores
Sri Lanka: 3 win, 4 lost, 2 rain hampered; total earning: 1.82 crores
South Africa and Bangladesh: 3 win, 5 lost, 1 rain hampered; total earning: 1.68 crores
West Indies: 2 win, 6 lost, 1 rain hampered; total earning: 1.40 crores
Afghanistan: 9 lost; total earning: 70 lakhs