Colombo: Sri Lanka defeated Team India 2-1 in the T20 series and captured the trophy. Now the Sri Lankan team is also going to get the reward of this spectacular victory, which has been announced by their cricket board.
The Sri Lankan team will get Rs 74 lakh
Sri Lanka Cricket will rain money on its national team winning the T20 series against India. The board has announced that it will give a cash prize of 1 lakh US dollars i.e. about 74 lakh Indian rupees to its team.
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SLC praises its players
Sri Lanka Cricket said in its statement, ‘The Executive Committee of the SLC commended the players, coaches and support staff for this much-needed victory and decided to reward the national team with a reward of $100,000.’
Sri Lanka Cricket recognizes the National Team for winning the T20I Series.
The Executive Committee of Sri Lanka Cricket decided to award a sum of US$ 100,000 for the National team. READhttps://t.co/ZDgGfe53OR
— Sri Lanka Cricket (@OfficialSLC) July 30, 2021
Big success of Sri Lanka
India won the first match of the 3-match T20 series, but in the next two matches, the hosts won. It is worth noting that this is Sri Lanka’s first win in the 8 T20 bilateral series against India, not only this team won the series against India for the first time in any format since 2008.