Babar Azam’s Pakistan and Jos Buttler’s England are all set to battle it out in the final of the 2022 T20 World Cup, which will take place at the iconic Melbourne Cricket Ground (MCG) on November 13.
As the two teams compete in the final to claim their second only T20 World Cup titles, as Pakistan won the trophy in 2009, while England got their hands on the trophy in 2010, there is more than meets the eye.
In addition to the honor of being crowned the best team in the shortest format in the world, there is also a huge prize pool for the winning team to take home.
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How will the winners and runners-up of the T20 World Cup 2022 receive the prize money?
The winning team of T20 World Cup 2022 will receive a whopping $1.6 million which is equivalent to Rs 13.03 crores in Indian rupees. While the runner-up or the losing team in the final between England and Pakistan will get half that prize money, $0.8 million or Rs 6.5 crore.
The four semifinalists, Team India, Pakistan, England and New Zealand will each earn $0.4 million, or Rs. 3.25 crore for making the last four.
So Rohit Sharma’s men flew back home with Rs. 3.25 cr, and the same goes for Kane Williamson’s New Zealand.
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Furthermore, the winning team will receive $0.4 million plus the winning prize pool of $1.6 million, and vice versa for the runners-up.