Australia became the second team after New Zealand to win the World Test Championship title. Australia defeated India by 209 runs in the final match. On Sunday (June 11), a struggling Indian team suffered a humiliating defeat. It was India’s fourth defeat in the finals since 2014. With this victory, Australia also received a hefty prize money as they won the WTC final. On the other hand, India got a huge prize money despite losing. Let’s find out which team has received how much money…
Australia team got Rs 13.2 crore for winning the WTC Final. Along with this, the top 5 crores have been wasted. The ICC had set aside $1.6 million in prize money for the team that won the final of the World Test Championship. According to this calculation, Australia got about Rs 13.2 crore.
On the other hand, the losing Indian team in the final match received nearly Rs 6.5 crore. In addition, South Africa team, which was placed third in the points table, received Rs 3.72 crore, while the fourth-placed England team pocketed Rs 2.89 crore. Also, the Sri Lankan team was placed fifth, so they got Rs 1.65 crore.
Prize money of the World Test Championship
Australia- 13.2 crores
India- 6.5 crores
South Africa- 3.72 crores
England- 2.89 crores
Sri Lanka- 1.65 crores
Briefly about the match
Australia scored 469 runs in the first innings in the final match. After this, he declared the innings on 270 runs in the second innings. Chasing this challenge, the Indian team scored 296 runs in the first innings. Also, the Indian team was bowled out for just 234 runs in the second innings. The batting line-up was responsible for India’s defeat. The partnership of Steve Smith (Steve Smith) and Travis Head (Travis Head) also became expensive for India. They shared a partnership of 285 runs. The biggest partnership for India was between Ajinkya Rahane and Shardul Thakur. He scored 109 runs. Captain Rohit Sharma scored 15 and 43 runs in the first and second innings respectively. (wtc final 2023 prize money wtc 2023 final australia won by 209 ind vs aus)
‘If there is even a bit of shame, then leave the captaincy…’, Rohit’s fans lashed out at him as soon as he lost in the WTC Final.
Dhoni wanted to be the captain even in the WTC final! Looking at ‘this’ statistic you would say so