Premier12 prize money tops $5m

Premier12 prize money tops $5m
15/11/2019
WBSC to introduce bonus money for each win and winning the opening round in Premier12 global baseball tournament, Olympic Qualifier. WBSC Premier12 to distribute the highest amount of world ranking points in baseball.

The World Baseball Softball Confederation (WBSC) will distribute a total amount of $5.2 million USD in prize money for the WBSC Premier12®, marking a 40% increase over the inaugural edition of this major international baseball event in 2015.

As part of the new prize money structure, WBSC will reward teams for each win and winning the opening round — in addition to how a team places in the final standings.

Full press release available here.