Updated: 28 May 2023
IPL 2023 Prize Money For Winner, Runner Up, Purple, Orange Cap, And All You Need To Know. As Gujarat Titans registered a huge win over five-time IPL champions Mumbai Indians yesterday, to qualify for the IPL finals. Thus, the Titans and MS Dhoni-led Chennai Super Kings are just one win away from grabbing the coveted IPL trophy.
Gujarat Titans led by their charismatic captain Hardik Pandya, dominated the league stage of the tournament and finished at the summit of the points table with 20 points in 14 games. However, they lost to CSK in the first qualifier, as their batsmen failed to counter the spin attack of the home team. Still, by defeating Mumbai Indians in the second qualifier, Titans book their seat for the final of IPL 2023 thanks to a sensational century by opener Shubman Gill.
CSK and GT will battle it out for the invaluable IPL silverware at Narendra Modi Stadium in Ahmedabad. But what will the Champions and runner-up get in prize money of IPL this year? Let’s talk about it here.
What Was The Prize Money Of The IPL 2022?
IPL is the most popular cricket league on the globe as well as the richest cricket league. Also in the sports world, very few leagues will claim higher brand value than IPL. Thus, in this wealthiest league, prize money for the winners always catches the attention of fans. In the IPL 2022, the prize money rewarded to winners was Rs. 20 crores, whereas the runner-up took Rs. 13 crores to their home.
IPL 2023: Prize Money For Winner, Runner-up
For IPL 2023, the total prize purse for the tournament is Rs. 45.6 crores. IPL organizers will offer a whopping Rs. 20 crores to the winning team in the 2023 season, which is the highest in the cricket world. In the following table, the distribution of the prize money is given.
|Winner||Rs. 20 crores (US $ 2.41m)|
|Runners-up||Rs. 13 crores (US $ 1.57m)|
|Third||Rs. 7 crores (US $ 846k)|
|Fourth||Rs. 7 crores (US $ 846k)|
Gujarat Titans and Chennai Super Kings will keep their eye on the big reward by winning the final on Sunday. The runner-up will still get staggering prize money of Rs. 13 crores.
These highly valuable awards keep IPL teams motivated to perform throughout the season. Also, Mumbai Indians and Lucknow Super Giants will win Rs. 7 crores each for reaching to IPL 2023 playoffs.
IPL 2023: Man Of The Match, Orange Cap, Purple Cap Prize Money
IPL also have individual awards for players. The highest run-getter of the season will get an Orange Cap and prize money of Rs. 15 Lakhs, whereas the highest wicket-taker will get the same amount of money. Emerging Player is also another valuable award, on which many youngsters keep their eye.
IPL 2023 emerging Player award winner will get Rs. 20 Lakhs prize money. Also, there are individual awards for players every game. These awards include Most Valuable Player, Super Striker, Power Player, Maximum Sixes, and Game Changer, each of them will have prize money of Rs. 12 Lakhs. Many youngsters like Yashasvi Jaiswal, Rinku Singh, Prabhsimran Singh, Matheesha Pathirana, and Noor Ahmed will hope to win the Emerging Player award this season.
|IPL 2023 Award||Reward|
|Orange Cap||Rs. 15 Lakhs (US $ 18,000)|
|Purple Cap||Rs. 15 Lakhs (US $ 18,000)|
|Emerging Player||Rs. 20 Lakhs (US $ 24,000)|
|Most Valuable Player||Rs. 12 Lakhs (US $ 14,500)|
|Super Striker||Rs. 15 Lakhs (US $ 18,000)|
|Power Player||Rs. 12 Lakhs (US $ 14,500)|
|Maximum Sixes||Rs. 12 Lakhs (US $ 14,500)|
|Game Changer||Rs. 12 Lakhs (US $ 14,500)|