Bangalore, Sep 10: The champion team of ICC World Twenty20 2012 in Sri Lanka will receive a cash prize of $1 million while the runner-up will get half of that money.
ICC World T20 tournament will kick start in Sri Lanka on September 18. Simultaneously, women's event too will take place in Sri Lanka.
The winner of women's event will get $60,000 while the losing finalist will receive $25,000. The total prize money is $2.75 million.
The ICC 2011 World Cup, which India won, had a prize money of $3.25 million for the champions.
Winner of final: $1,000,000
Third and fourth: $250,000 each
Winner of Super 8 matches: $42,000 to the winner of each match
Winner of group stage matches: $20,500 to the winner of each match
Winner of final: $60,000
Third and fourth: $10,000 each
Winner of group stage matches: $5,000 to the winner of each match