The International Cricket Council (ICC) has announced the list of winners of its annual awards of 2019. With the ICC awards, ICC has honoured the biggest names in men’s and women’s international cricket. The panel included former players, media personnel, match officials and selected academies, who voted for each award.
Below is the complete list of winners of ICC Men’s Cricket Awards:
|S. No.||Award||Award Winner|
|1||Sir Garfield Sobers Trophy for Best Cricketer of the Year||Ben Stokes (England)|
|2||Test Cricketer of the Year||Pat Cummins (Australia)|
|3||ODI Cricketer of the Year||Rohit Sharma (India)|
|4||T20I Performance of the Year||Deepak Chahar (India, for taking 6 wicket haul conceding 7 runs vs Bangladesh)|
|5||Emerging Cricketer of the Year||Marnus Labuschagne (Australia)|
|6||Associate Cricketer of the Year||Kyle Coetzer (Scotland)|
|7||Spirit of Cricket Award||Virat Kohli (India, for stopping the fans booing Steve Smith during India-Australia Match at the Oval)|
|8||David Shepherd Trophy for Umpire of the Year||Richard Illingworth|
|9||Fans’ Moment of the Year 2018||India wins U19 Cricket World Cup 2018|
ICC has also announced its ICC Test Team of the Year (Team as per batting order): Mayank Agarwal, Tom Latham, Marnus Labuschagne, Virat Kohli (captain), Steve Smith, Ben Stokes, BJ Watling (wicketkeeper), Pat Cummins, Mitchell Starc, Neil Wagner, Nathan Lyon.
ICC has also announced its ICC ODI Team of the Year (Team as per batting order): Rohit Sharma, Shai Hope, Virat Kohli (captain), Babar Azam, Kane Williamson, Ben Stokes, Jos Buttler (wicketkeeper), Mitchell Starc, Trent Boult, Mohammed Shami, Kuldeep Yadav
Below is the complete list of winners of ICC Women’s Cricket Awards:
|1||Rachael Heyhoe Flint Award for ICC Women’s Cricketer of the Year||Ellyse Perry (Australia)|
|2||ICC Women’s ODI Player of the Year||Ellyse Perry (Australia)|
|3||ICC Women’s T20I Player of the Year||Alyssa Healy (Australia)|
|4||ICC Women’s Emerging Player of the Year||Chanida Sutthiruang (Thailand)|
ICC has also announced the ICC Women’s ODI Team of the Year (Team as per batting order): Alyssa Healy (wk), Smriti Mandhana, Tamsin Beaumont, Meg Lanning (captain), Stafanie Taylor, Ellyse Perry, Jess Jonassen, Shikha Pandey, Jhulan Goswami, Megan Schutt, Poonam Yadav
ICC has also announced the ICC Women’s T20I Team of the Year (Team as per batting order): Alyssa Healy (wk), Danielle Wyatt, Meg Lanning (captain), Smriti Mandhana, Lizelle Lee, Ellyse Perry, Deepti Sharma, Nida Dar, Megan Schutt, Shabnim Ismail, Radha Yadav
Important takeaways for all competitive exams:
- Chairman of ICC: Shashank Manohar; Chief Executive: Manu Sahney; Headquarters: Dubai, United Arab Emirates.