ICC AWARDS

  • Dhoni leads ICC's ODI side, no Indian in Test team November 5, 2014

    Mahendra Singh Dhoni was on Wednesday named captain of the ICC's ODI Team of the Year but none of the Indian players found berth in the governing body's 'Test Team of the Year' led by Sri Lankan Angelo Mathews. The ICC cricket committee headed by former India captain Anil Kumble on...
  • Virat Kohli nominated for ICC ODI Cricketer of the Year Award November 5, 2014

    Virat Kohli is the lone Indian male cricketer to be shortlisted for the ICC Awards 2014 after he was nominated for the ODI Cricketer of the Year category. Kohli had earlier won this award in the year 2012. Kohli will be fighting for the honour against three South Africans -- Quinton de...
  • Bhuvneshwar Kumar wins ICC People's Choice Award November 5, 2014

    India fast bowler Bhuvneshwar Kumar has won this year's People's Choice Award. He now becomes only the fourth cricketer to win this coveted prize after Sachin Tendulkar, who was the first-ever recipient in 2010, Sri Lanka's Kumar Sangakkara, who won it in 2011 and 2012, and India captain Mahendra Singh...
  • Bhuvneshwar leads India's challenge in ICC People's Choice Award October 28, 2014

    Fans get to vote for this award, which this year includes five nominations, including Indian fast bowler Bhuvneshwar Kumar. ...
  • Cheteshwar Pujara wins ICC Emerging Cricketer of the Year award December 13, 2013

    Dubai: Rising Test batsman Cheteshwar Pujara bagged the 'Emerging Cricketer of the Year' trophy as India had to be content with just two winners in the ICC Annual awards announced on Friday, in which Australian captain Michael Clarke clinched the top honours. "Australia captain Michael Clarke was today announced as the...
  • MS Dhoni, Virat Kohli nominated for ICC People's Choice award November 2, 2013

    Dubai: Indian captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni and star batsman Virat Kohli were on Saturday nominated for the International Cricket Council's People's Choice Award, the winner of which will be declared on December 13 during the governing body's 10th annual awards. "The quintet of players nominated for the award are Australia's Michael...
  • Who wins what at the ICC Awards 2012 September 23, 2012

    A number of awards in different categories were given at the recently held ceremony in Colombo. ...
  • Sachin knows best on retirement: Lara September 16, 2012

    The former West Indies captain said Sachin is a great player and that he would know what's the right time for retirement. ...
  • Don't push Sachin Tendulkar to retire: Brian Lara September 16, 2012

    Colombo: Amidst many calling for the outofform Sachin Tendulkars retirement, West Indies great Brian Lara has come out in support of the India batsman. At the ICC awards here on Saturday night, Lara, who many stellar cricket pundits believe was as good a batsman as Tendulkar, told IBN7, I am not...
  • I try to keep things simple: Kohli September 15, 2012

    Colombo: Even as he continues to dominate bowlers the world over, Indian batsman Virat Kohli says his mantra to success lies in keeping things simple. "I don't think too much about anything. I just try and keep things simple and see how the situation goes, just try to tackle things," Kohli...
  • Sangakkara walks away with top honours September 15, 2012

    Colombo: Former Sri Lankan skipper Kumar Sangakkara walked away with three awards at the ICC Awards ceremony 2012. He bagged the LG People's Choice Award, ICC Test Cricketer of the Year Award and the ICC Cricketer of the Year Award. Sangakkara won the LG People's Choice, which was introduced in 2010,...
  • Dharmasena wins ICC Umpire of the Year Award September 15, 2012

    Colombo: Kumar Dharmasena on Saturday won the David Shepherd Trophy for ICC Umpire of the Year 2012 at the ICC Awards ceremony in Colombo. Sri Lankan has won the David Shepherd Trophy for first time. Dharmasena, 41, received the award following the voting by the 10 Test Full Member captains...
  • Kohli wins ODI Cricketer of the Year Award September 15, 2012

    Colombo: India's middleorder batsman Virat Kohli has been named ICC ODI Cricketer of the Year 2012 at the LG ICC Awards in Colombo. During the performance period, he played 31 ODIs and compiled 1,733 runs at an average of 66.65, including eight centuries and six halfcenturies. His highest score, 183,...
  • Narine wins ICC Emerging Player Award September 15, 2012

    Colombo: West Indies' offspinner Sunil Narine on Saturday has been named as the Emerging Player of the Year for 2012 at the ICC Awards ceremony in Colombo. He beat the competetion from the likes of New Zealand's Doug Bracewell, Sri Lanka's Dinesh Chandimal and Australia's James Pattinson to win the...
  • Hall of Fame entry is humbling, says Lara September 15, 2012

    Colombo: The West Indies batting great Brian Lara says it is an "humbling experience" to be selected for induction into the Hall of Fame alongside some of the world's greatest cricketers. Lara, who retired from international cricket five years ago, will be formally inducted at the ICC Awards ceremony on Saturday. "I...
  • Pakistan decide not to boycott ICC awards September 14, 2012

    Pakistan will not boycott the International Cricket Council (ICC) awards despite registering a protest over the omission of offspinner Saeed Ajmal from the shortlist of candidates. "We have our strong reservations over Ajmal's omission from the awards list but have decided not to boycott the ceremony. But we will only be...
  • PCB to felicitate Ajmal after ICC omission September 10, 2012

    Dubai: Saeed Ajmal will receive a special award from the Pakistan Cricket Board after the spin bowler was left off the shortlist for the International Cricket Council's Player of the Year, chairman Zaka Ashraf said on Monday. The omission of the topranked oneday international bowler from the shortlist has caused anger...
  • PCB criticises Ajmal omission from ICC award September 10, 2012

    Dubai: Pakistan Cricket Board chairman Zaka Ashraf is "saddened" by the omission of spinner Saeed Ajmal from the short list for the ICC's World Player of the Year award and said Monday that he hasn't ruled out a boycott of the ceremony. Ajmal took 72 Test wickets during the qualifying period...
  • PCB undecided on boycotting ICC awards September 8, 2012

    Lahore: The Pakistan Cricket Board is yet to take a call on boycotting the ICC awards ceremony in Sri Lanka this month over offspinner Saeed Ajmal's exclusion from the final list of nominees. "Our main grievance is with the process adapted to shortlist the players for the different category of awards....
  • Ajmal's omission from ICC awards unjust: Imran September 8, 2012

    Dubai: Cricketing legend Imran Khan led a protest of former Pakistan captains over offspinner Saeed Ajmal's omission from a list of annual awards, terming it a great injustice. The wily spinner was not included in a shortlist of four players for the best Test player of the year category in...
  • ExPakistan players urge ICC award boycott September 6, 2012

    Karachi: Former Pakistan players on Thursday urged a boycott of the International Cricket Council (ICC) annual awards ceremony over the omission of spinner Saeed Ajmal from the shortlist for Test player of the year. An independent jury comprising former players, officials and reporters provoked anger in Pakistan after omitting the wily...
  • Ajmal not likely to be included in ICC awards September 5, 2012

    Islamabad: Pakistan's offspinner Saeed Ajmal is unlikely to be added to the shortlist for world player of the year award despite Pakistan registering a protest with the International Cricket Council against his exclusion. An ICC spokesman said the awards are "independently run and audited and therefore the process for 2012 is...
  • Pak unhappy on Ajmal overlook in ICC awards September 3, 2012

    Lahore: Pakistan lodged a protest with cricket's governing body on Monday over the exclusion of offspinner Saeed Ajmal from the shortlist of an annual award, saying they hope his name will be included after a review. The 34yearold's name did not feature among the four nominees for the coveted 'Test Cricketer...
  • Dhoni, Kohli nominated for ICC Awards August 30, 2012

    Colombo: Indian cricket captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni and his deputy Virat Kohli are in the running for the 'ODI Cricketer of the Year' trophy, while veteran Sachin Tendulkar has been nominated for the 'People's Choice Award' in the shortlist announced on Thursday for the ninth LG ICC Annual Awards here. No...
  • 2010 ICC awards October 6, 2010

    Australian cricket captain Ricky Ponting at the ICC Awards night where he was named as the captain of the One Day International team 2010. (AP Photo)Shane Watson arrives at the red carpet of the 2010 International Cricket Council Awards in Bangalore. (AP Photo)England fast bowler Steven Finn holds his trophy after he won the Emerging Player award at the 2010 ICC awards in Bangalore. (AP Photo)
  • Dhoni delighted | 'Perform or perish,' seniors told September 12, 2008

    MS Dhoni was named the ICC's ODI Player of the Year. ...
  • ICC awards: Yuvi, MSD win | Who all won | Pics | Your pick September 11, 2008

    Shivnarine Chanderpaul's sensational season with the bat saw him win the Cricketer of the Year Award. ...
  • Dhoni, Yuvraj bag top honours at ICC Awards | Pics September 10, 2008

    Dhoni, Yuvraj bag top honours at ICC Awards ...
  • Pics: These deputies are most unfortunate in cricket September 10, 2008

    As many as four Indians have been nominated in this year's ICC awards to be held on Wednesday night in Dubai. Yuvraj Singh, MS Dhoni, Sachin Tendulkar and Ishant Sharma will be India's hopes to bring back cricket's top honours home. Especially, Yuvraj with his six sixes record is a...