Cricketer Of The Year

  • Ian Bell vows to lead from the front June 10, 2014

    Ian Bell said he wanted to "lead from the front" after being named England's Cricketer of the Year on Monday. The 32-year-old Warwickshire batsman won the award, voted for by the English cricket media, on the back of making three centuries and two fifties during England's 3-0 home Ashes series win...
  • 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...
  • Three of five Wisden 'Cricketers of the Year' are South Africans April 11, 2013

    Johannesburg: South Africa dominate the Wisden 'Cricketers of the Year' list for 2012 with three players -- a feat accomplished for the third time in the country's 150-year history. The three Proteas named are Hashim Amla, Jacques Kallis and Dale Steyn. The others named in Wisden's Five are West Indies allrounder...
  • Kohli feels more responsible after award September 16, 2012

    The India batsman bagged the ICC ODI Cricketer of the Year award in Colombo on Saturday night. ...
  • Sangakkara walks away with top honours September 16, 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,...
  • Kohli wins ODI Cricketer of the Year Award September 15, 2012

    Colombo: India's middle-order 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 half-centuries. His highest score, 183,...
  • Dhoni bags 2011 Castrol Cricketer of the Year August 29, 2012

    Bangalore: Indian skipper Mahendra Singh Dhoni was conferred with the Castrol Cricketer of 2011 for his outstanding contribution to the game and winning the 50-over World Cup last year. The Indian cricketers in the running for the cricketer of the year included the likes of Dhoni, Virender Sehwag, Sachin Tendulkar, Suresh...
  • Unmukt best junior cricketer of 2011 August 29, 2012

    India Under-19 World Cup-winning captain Unmukt Chand bags 2011 Castrol Junior Cricketer of the Year award on Wednesday night in Bangalore. ...
  • Amla set to bag SA Cricketer of the Year title May 25, 2012

    Johannesburg: South Africa batsman Hashim Amla has been nominated in the Cricketer of the Year category for the second year in a row. Amla has been nominated along with the likes of AB de Villiers, Morne Morkel, Dale Steyn and Vernon Philander. The winner will be announced by Cricket South Africa...
  • Anderson wins England player of the year award May 14, 2012

    London: James Anderson was named England's cricketer of the year for 2011-12 at a ceremony at Lord's here on Monday. The Lancashire seamer saw off competition from fellow nominees Stuart Broad and Alastair Cook for an award voted for by the English cricket media. The award recognises outstanding performances in all...
  • Honour to be named leading cricketer: Sanga April 12, 2012

    Hyderabad: Sri Lanka's Kumar Sangakkara on Thursday expressed happiness on being named Wisden's leading cricketer in the world and one of their five cricketers of the year. "It's a great honour and I am very humbled and privileged. I have had a good year in 2011 and hopefully, I will...
  • Sangakkara first to get double Wisden honour April 11, 2012

    London: Sri Lanka's Kumar Sangakkara has been chosen as both one of the 'Five Cricketers of the Year' and the 'Leading Cricketer in the World' for 2011 in the 2012 edition of the Wisden Cricketers' Almanack, it was announced on Wednesday. The 34-year-old Sangakkara, one of the outstanding batsmen of...