Pakistani players have become instant millionaires after defeating India in the final of ICC Champions trophy 2017. Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif has announced a cash award of Rs 10 million to each player. The PCB also announced that besides the cash bonus of Rs 29 million due to the team as part of their central contracts, the Board would also give each player a cash bonus of Rs 1 million.
The team has already pocketed prize money of around Rs 200 million from the ICC for winning the trophy. Players will also get cash prizes of Rs 1 million each from famous builder Riaz Malik.