Women’s World Cup Prize money: What is the prize money for the 2023 Women’s T20 World Cup? Check here
Updated on: Feb 27, 2023 10:38 am IST
Women’s World Cup Prize money: The ICC Women’s T20 World Cup 2023 has been won by the Australian women by 16 runs. Australian women won the elusive title for the sixth time in history and defeated the hosts South Africa Women in the finals on Feb 26.
Women’s World Cup Prize Money
The prize money for the Women’s World Cup has been a topic of discussion for quite some time. In recent years, there has been a significant increase in the prize money, which is a positive step towards gender equality in sports. In this post we will be talking about the prize money of ICC Women’s T20 World Cup. Check below,
- The winning team will take home USD 1 million (INR 8.27 crore)
- Losing finalist will receive USD 500,000 (INR 4.13 crore)
- The four teams that reach the semi-finals will each get USD 210,000 (INR 1.73 crore)
- The teams that do not get past the group stage won’t go home empty-handed. They will each get USD 30,000 (INR 24.83 lakh).
- Also, the winner of every pool match will win USD 17,500 (INR 14.48 lakh).
The increase in prize money for the Women’s World Cup is a significant milestone towards gender equality in sports. It’s an excellent incentive for women cricketers to continue to push themselves to perform better and strive towards excellence.
Women’s T20 World Cup Winners over the years
Take a look at the Women’s T20 World Cup winners over the years,
|Year||Winner Team||Runner-up Team||Final Result|
|2009||England Women||New Zealand Women||England Women won by 5 wickets|
|2010||Australia Women||New Zealand Women||Australia Women won by 3 runs|
|2012||Australia Women||England Women||Australia Women won by 4 runs|
|2014||Australia Women||England Women||Australia Women won by 6 wickets|
|2016||West Indies Women||Australia Women||West Indies Women won by 8 wickets|
|2018||Australia Women||England Women||Australia Women won by 8 wickets|
|2020||Australia Women||India Women||Australia Women won by 85 runs|
|2023||Australia Women||South Africa Women||Australia Women won by 16 runs|