WPL 2023 – Full List of Awards (Photo: Twitter / Mumbai Indians)
The winning team received a cash prize of Rs 5 crore along with the WPL silverware. On the other hand, runners-up Delhi Capitals took home a heft amount of Rs 3 crore
Mumbai Indians (MI) were crowned the Women’s Premier League (WPL) 2023 winners on Sunday night. The Harmanpreet Kaur-led side defeated Meg Lanning’s Delhi Capitals (DC) by 7 wickets to lift the trophy at the Brabourne stadium in Mumbai.
Opting to bat first, Delhi Capitals suffered a collapse to be reduced to 79 for 9 in 16 overs but posted a respectable total of 131 for 9, thanks to a 52-run partnership for the unbroken 10th wicket between Shikha Pandey (27 not out) and Radha Yadav (27 not out).
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It was not an easy run chase for MI but they eventually crossed the line, reaching 134 for 3 in 19.3 overs, with Sciver-Brunt and captain Harmanpreet (37) playing crucial roles.
The winning team received a cash prize of Rs 5 crore along with the WPL silverware. On the other hand, runners-up Delhi Capitals took home a heft amount of Rs 3 crore. Apart from rewarding the top two teams, there were several other prizes which were distributed at the WPL 2023 final presentation ceremony.
Here’s the list of awards and the awardees:
|Name of the Award||Name of the Recipient||Prize Money (in INR)|
|Powerful Striker of the Match||Radha Yadav||1 Lakh|
|Player of the Match||Nat Sciver-Brunt||2.5 Lakh|
|Powerful Striker of the Season||Sophie Devine||5 Lakh|
|Fair Play Award||MI & DC – Shared||NA|
|Catch of the Season||Harmanpreet Kaur||5 Lakh|
|Purple Cap||Hayley Matthews||5 Lakh|
|Orange Cap||Meg Lanning||5 Lakh|
|Most Valuable Player||Hayley Matthews||5 Lakh|
|WPL Limited-edition Watch||Match Officials & Support Staff||NA|
|Runners-up||Delhi Capitals||Rs 3 Crore|
|Winners||Mumbai Indians||Rs 5 Crore|
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