Australia wins cricket World Cup final: How much is their prize money 


Australia won their sixth 50-overs World Cup title by defeating India in the final on Nov 19.

The team chased a modest 241-run target, ending India's 10-match winning streak at the tournament.

Tournament winners Australia took home a collective prize money of $4 million.

The runners-up, India, received $2 million for their performance in the ICC cricket final.

The losing semi-finalists, New Zealand and South Africa, received $800,000 each.

The teams who failed to advance to the knockouts were granted $100,000 each.

Winners of each group stage match also received a $40,000 incentive each.

The final marked a 20-year reunion since Australia's last encounter with India in Johannesburg.

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