WTC 2021 Winner Prize Money: The International Cricket Council ie ICC organized the World Test Championship for the first time. New Zealand team emerged as the winning team of the inaugural season. New Zealand have achieved the distinction of becoming the World Test Champions by defeating India. After this title win, money has rained on the Kiwi team, captained by Kane Williamson. India has also received a substantial amount as a reward.
The New Zealand team has received a prize money of 1.6 million US dollars from the ICC, while the runner-up Indian team has also received a huge amount from the International Cricket Council as a reward. Where New Zealand has got a reward of about Rs 12 crore. At the same time, the Indian team led by Virat Kohli, who reached number two after losing the title match, has been given a reward of US $ 8 lakh, or about Rs 6 crore.
The International Cricket Council has already announced the prize money for the World Test Championship. The ICC had informed that in addition to the team that won the title and the team that finished runner-up, the team ranked third, fourth and fifth in the ICC World Test Championship points table would also be rewarded. Keeping this in view, the team of Australia, England and Pakistan is also going to get the prize money from the ICC.
Let us tell you, India had scored 217 runs in the final of the World Test Championship, batting first after losing the toss. In response, New Zealand’s team scored 249 runs in the first innings and took a precious 32 run lead. After this, when India played its second innings, the team was piled up after scoring 170 runs. In this way the Kiwi team got the target of 139 runs, which was achieved by the team led by Kane Williamson with 8 wickets remaining.