The total amount money for this competition will be $1,000,000 US Dollars. The biggest amount of money for a team event competition. This is the first year they have this competition and 8 teams took part in the competition.
This is the breakdown of prize money that the teams will get :-
Runners Up: $200,000
Semi Finalist: $100,000 each team
Preliminary: $50,000 each team
All denominations are in US dollars.
The first Axiata Cup format as below :-
1. Men Single
2. Men Double
3. Men Single
A new badminton tournament in hope of getting more exposure to badminton.