BCCI awards Rs 1 crore to each member of Indian team

Updated: June 24, 2013, 2:29 PM IST
BCCI awards Rs 1 crore to each member of Indian team

Mumbai: The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) on Monday announced that each member of the Indian team will be awarded a cash prize of Rs 1 crore for winning the Champions Trophy on Sunday night.

Led by Mahendra Singh Dhoni, India beat England by five runs in a thrilling final at Edgbaston, Birmingham to be crowned ICC Champions Trophy winners for the second time. India had shared the title with Sri Lanka in 2002.

BCCI also announced in a statement that Rs 30 lakhs will be given to every member of the support staff.

First Published: June 24, 2013, 2:29 PM IST

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RankTeamPointsRating
1 India 3925 123
2 South Africa 3050 117
3 Australia 3087 100
4 England 3362 99
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