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Revealed: How Much NBC Prize Money Pirates & Downs Bagged

After Orlando Pirates beat Mamelodi Sundowns to the 2023/24 Nedbank Cup, the Buccaneers have secured themselves R7 million in prize money.

Jose Riveiro’s men beat the DStv Premiership champions 2-1 after goals by Patrick Maswanganyi and Relebohile Mofokeng turned Themba Zwane’s opener around.

As a consequence, Pirates secured back-to-back Nedbank Cup titles as well as cup doubles after winning the last two MTN8 trophies as well.

The team have somewhat developed into cup specialists, with Riveiro still having a 100% record in the Ke Yona Cup.

His side’s heroics have earned the Sea Robbers a R7 million cheque from Nedbank, while runners-up Sundowns received R2.5 million.

Semi-finalists Chippa United and Stellenbosch FC each got R1 million, respectively.

Below is the complete prize-money overview:

  • Winner: R7,000,000
  • Runners-up: R2,500,000
  • Semi-final: R1,000,000
  • Quarter-final: R400,000
  • Last 16: R200,000
  • Round of 32: R100,000
David Kappel
David Kappel
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