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Record Prize Money for 2024 ICC Men’s T20 World Cup

The ninth edition of the ICC Men’s T20 World Cup promises to be a thrilling spectacle, with the winners set to take home a record-breaking prize money of at least $2.45 million. This staggering figure represents the highest prize money in the history of the tournament, making the coveted trophy even more prestigious.

Lucrative Rewards for Top Performers

In addition to the championship glory, the runners-up will receive a substantial sum of at least $1.28 million, while the losing semi-finalists will each earn a significant $787,500. The total prize pot for the tournament stands at an impressive $11.25 million, ensuring that even the teams that fail to advance beyond the Super 8s stage will be rewarded handsomely.

Breakdown of Prize Money Distribution

  • Winners: At least $2.45 million
  • Runners-up: At least $1.28 million
  • Losing Semi-finalists: $787,500 each
  • Teams Exiting in Super 8s: $382,500 each
  • Teams Placed 9th to 12th: $247,500 each
  • Teams Placed 13th to 20th: $225,000 each

Incentives for Winning Matches

To further incentivize outstanding performances, every team will receive an additional $31,154 for each match they win, excluding the semi-finals and final. This added bonus ensures that teams have ample motivation to give their best in every encounter, setting the stage for an electrifying and highly competitive tournament.

A Colossal Cricketing Extravaganza

The 2024 ICC Men’s T20 World Cup is set to be the biggest edition ever, featuring a staggering 55 matches played across 28 days and nine venues in the West Indies and USA. This grand scale underscores the tournament’s global appeal and the increasing popularity of the shortest format of the game.

Tournament Format

The format of this year’s tournament will see 40 first-round matches played before the top eight teams progress to the Super 8s stage. From there, four teams will qualify for the semi-finals, which will be staged in Trinidad and Tobago and Guyana, culminating in the highly anticipated final at the iconic Kensington Oval in Barbados on June 29, 2024.

Celebrating a Historic Occasion

ICC Chief Executive Geoff Allardice expressed the significance of this historic occasion, stating, “This event is historic in so many ways, so it is fitting that the prize money for players reflects that. Hundreds of millions of fans around the world will be entertained by the players in what we’re hoping to be an Out of This World event.”

With record-breaking prize money on offer and the prestigious title of world champions at stake, the 2024 ICC Men’s T20 World Cup promises to be a captivating spectacle, showcasing the very best talent in the shortest format of the game.

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  • Headquarters: Dubai, United Arab Emirates
  • Founded: 15 June 1909
  • CEO: Geoff Allardice
  • Chairman: Greg Barclay

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