The ICC World Cup 2023 has finally ended with a festive vibe in India. India and Australia were the two finalists of the season. Team India qualified for the ICC World Cup 2023 final almost after 12 years and the last time India played in the final was in 2011.
This year, India hosted the tournament on its own, and the final of the tournament was played on 19th November, Sunday at Narendra Modi Stadium, Gujarat. Australia won the toss and match, first their bowling attack then opener Travis Head dominated throughout the match.
ICC World Cup 2023 Prize Money
After the ICC World Cup 2023 final, the team Australia, the winner of the 2023 World Cup received a prize money of USD 4 million (Rs 33.24 crore) along with the trophy. The runner-up India gets USD 2 million as prize money (Around 16 Crore). The losing semifinalists, South Africa and New Zealand, get USD 800,000 (roughly Rs 6.65 crore) from the total prize money of USD 10 million (Rs 83.10 crore).
ICC World Cup 2023 Highest Scorer (Golden Bat)
Virat Kohli touched a new milestone during this ICC World Cup 2023, he became the first batsman to hit 50 ODI centuries followed by Sachin Tendulkar (49). Virat also became the first batsman who scored 700+ in a single World Cup season. The second-highest scorer is also an Indian player, and he is none other than Captain Rohit Sharma.
Here’s the list of Highest run scorer of ICC World Cups:
|Name of the Player||Team||Matches||Runs|
|Virat Kohli (Golden Bat)||India||11||765|
|Q de Kock||South Africa||10||594|
|Rachin Ravindra||New Zealand||10||578|
|Daryl Mitchell||New Zealand||10||552|
ICC World Cup 2023 Highest Wicket-Taker (Golden Ball)
Mohammed Shami is leading the wickets-tally table with 24 wickets in 7 matches. A Zampa of Australia is just behind Shami with 23 wickets in 11 matches.
Here’s the list of highest wicket-takers of ICC World Cups:
|Name of the Player||Team||Matches||Wickets|
|Dilshan Madushanka||Sri Lanka||9||21|
|Gerald Coetzee||South Africa||8||20|
|Shaheen Shah Afridi||Pakistan||9||18|
ICC World Cup Prize Money History
Here’s the list of ICC World Cup Prize Money from the last ten tournaments:
|Year||Prize Money for Winning Team|
|2023||$4 Million (Rs. 33 Crore)|
|2019||$ 4 Million|
|2015||$ 3.9 Million|
|2011||$ 3.2 Million|
|2007||$ 2.5 Million|
|2003||$ 2 Million|
ICC World Cup 2023 Points Table
The ICC World Cup 2023 is heading towards the Final. Team India is leading the points table, and so far, India has played 10 matches including a semi-final against New Zealand, and won all the matches.
ICC World Cup 2023 FAQs
A. ICC World Cup 2023 Final was played on November 19, 2023, Australia won the match by 6 wickets.
A. ICC World Cup 2023 winner will get the ICC trophy and a prize money of USD 4 million (Rs 33.24 crore).
A. Mohammed Shami is leading the wicket-tally table with 24 wickets.