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.
India edged England by five runs to clinch the ICC Champions Trophy on Sunday.