The Bangladesh Cricket Board (BCB) on Monday announced Tk two crore cash reward for women’s cricket team for clinching the Asia Cup T20 title on Sunday.
The declaration came at a press conference following an Iftar hosted by the BCB at a city hotel. The Tigresses were also accorded a reception there as they were brought to the hotel straight from the airport on their arrival from Malaysia.
BCB announced each player of the team will get Tk 10 lakh while the remaining amount will be distributed as performance bonus.
In Sunday's final, Bangladesh defeated six-time champions India in a nail-biting thriller to lift the Asia Cup trophy for the first time. The champions had defeated both India and Pakistan in the group stages as well.