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World Baseball Classic Prize Money | How $14.4 Million Distributed Among 20 Qualified Teams?

World Baseball Classic Prize Money

World Baseball Classic upcoming event is confirmed. The WBC will take place Japan, Taiwan, and United States. All matches between the teams played between 8th March until 21st March 2023. There will be 20 teams that will be part of World Baseball Classic. Major League Baseball and the World Baseball Softball Confederation release the World Baseball Classic prize money.

StandingsPrize MoneyNumber of TeamsTotal Purse
Championship Game$500k2$1m
Semi Finalists$500k4$2m
Quarter Finalists$400k8$3.2m
Pool Winners$300k4$1.2m
Total Prize Money$14.4m
How Much Winning Team Earn In World Baseball Classic Prize Money?

The official details are for the World Baseball Classic prize money, the winner will earn $1.3m which include qualification bonus of $300k. Winners share reported $1m.

How Much Championship Game teams earn?

Official details revealed that, Championship game two teams will share $500k each share. Their total purse increased to $800k based on $300k qualification.

What number of teams received Qualification bonus at World Baseball Classic?

There are 20 teams who are part of the World Baseball Classic, each team will receive the share of $300k, there is fixed ratio of $6m for the qualification teams adjusted for the 2023 competition.

Pool Winners share in the purse?

The group winners will also earn $300k adjusted prize money. If the group winner reach final the purse will be increased to $1.6m which include ($1m winners share, $300k participation bonus and $300k pool winners share).