ICC Champions Trophy 2013: BCCI to award Rs 1 crore cash prize to each player of winning team

India beat England by five runs in the final of ICC Champions Trophy 2013 © Getty Images

New Delhi: Jun 24, 2013

The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) on Monday announced monetary incentives for the members of the Indian cricket team including the support staff for winning the ICC Champions Trophy 2013.

Each player in the team will be awarded a cash prize of Rs one crore while the each member of the support staff will be richer by Rs 30 lakh, according to a BCCI media release.

India won the Champions Trophy final by beating hosts England by five runs in a thrilling encounter at Birmingham on Sunday.