Virat Kohli to receive Polly Umrigar Award

The BCCI (AMAN) annual awards will be held in Bengaluru on Tuesday, the 12th June.
This event recognizes top domestic and international performers across all formats.
Indian captain, Virat Kohli will get the Polly Umrigar award for his fine performances in the two seasons 2016-17 and 2017-18. In 16-17 season his stats were as follows:
13 Tests- 1332 runs
27 ODI – 1516 runs
5 T20-  173 runs
For the 17-18 season:
6 Tests- 896 runs
4 ODI – 302 runs
7 T20-  153 runs
As cash price, he will receive a total amount of 30 lakhs. On the women’s end, Harmanpreet Kaur bagged the International Women Cricketer of the year award (2016-17) Her stats: ODI – 23 Matches-531 runs, in T20 – 7 Matches, 231 runs.
Smriti Mandhana will be awarded the same for the annual year 2017-18. Her stats: ODI –  9 matches 531 runs, in T20 – 9 matches 343 runs.

The likes of Parvez Rasool, Shahbaz Nadeem, Krunal Pandya, Jalaj Saxena and Mayank Aggarwal will also be getting awards for fine performances in Ramji Trophy and other limited-overs domestic performances.

Poonam Raut (2016-17) and Deepti Sharma (2017-18) will be getting the awards for best domestic players. Anil Dandekar and Yeshwant Barde will be receiving the award for Best Umpire (domestic) for the season 2016-17 and 2017-18 respectively.

 

About 18 other awards will be given away in the ceremony which will also include the domestic circuit. Here is the list:-
Award winners for the 2017-18 season

Sr. No.

AWARD

WINNER

 

PERFORMANCE

1

COL. C.K. NAYUDU LIFETIME ACHIEVEMENT AWARD

Mr. Anshuman Gaekwad

Citation, trophy and cheque for Rs. 25 lakhs

40 Test matches, 1985 runs @30.07 with 201 as HS, Scored 2 centuries and ten half centuries.  ODI- 15 matches, 269 runs @20.69, 78* HS, One Half Century.

2

BCCI LIFETIME ACHIEVEMENT AWARD FOR WOMEN

Ms. Sudha Shah

Citation, trophy and cheque for Rs. 25 lakhs

21 Test matches, 601 runs @18.78 with 62*as HS, Scored 0ne half-century . ODI- 13 matches, 293 runs @24.41 with 53 HS, scored one half-century.

3

BCCI SPECIAL AWARD

Late Mr. Budhi Kunderan

Citation, trophy and cheque for Rs. 15 lakhs each

18 Test matches, 981 runs @32.70 with 192 HS,  Two Centuries and three half centuries

3

POLLY UMRIGAR AWARD

Virat Kohli

Citation, trophy and cheque for Rs. 15 lakhs each

6 Tests- 896 runs @ 89.6, 4 ODI – 302 runs @75.50, 7 T20-  153 runs @30.60

4

 BEST INTERNATIONAL CRICKETER – WOMEN

Smriti Mandhana

Citation, trophy and cheque for Rs. 15 lakhs each

ODI –  9 matches 531 runs @66.38 T20 – 9 matches 343 runs @ 49

5

LALA AMARNATH AWARD FOR THE BEST ALL-ROUNDER IN THE RANJI TROPHY, 2017-18

Jalaj Saxena of Kerala

Trophy and cheque for Rs. 5 lakhs

In 7 matches 522 runs @52.2 and 44 wickets @ 17.11, 8/85 BB

6

LALA AMARNATH AWARD FOR THE BEST ALL-ROUNDER IN DOMESTIC LIMITED-OVERS COMPETITIONS, 2017-18

Diwesh Pathani od SSCB

Trophy and cheque for Rs. 5 lakhs

232 runs @58.00 and 6 wickets

7

MADHAVRAO SCINDIA AWARD – HIGHEST SCORER IN THE RANJI TROPHY IN 2017-18

Mayank Agarwal of Karnataka

Trophy and cheque for Rs. 2.5 lakhs

1160 runs @105.45 in 8 matches with 5 hundreds and two half-centuries.

8

MADHAVRAO SCINDIA AWARD – HIGHEST WICKET-TAKER IN THE RANJI TROPHY IN 2017-18

Jalaj Saxena of Kerala

Trophy and cheque for Rs. 2.5 lakhs

In 7 matches 44 wickets  @17.11 with three occasions to capture 5 wickets in an innings.

9

M.A. CHIDAMBARAM TROPHY – HIGHEST SCORER IN (U23) COL. C K NAYUDU TROPHY IN 2017-18

Aryaman Birla of Madhya Pradesh

Trophy and cheque for Rs. 1.50 Lakhs

795 runs @79.50 in 6 matches with 4 hundreds.

10

M.A. CHIDAMBARAM TROPHY – HIGHEST WICKET-TAKER IN (U23) COL. C K NAYUDU TROPHY IN 2017-18

Tejas Baroka of Delhi

Trophy and cheque for Rs. 1.50 Lakhs

In 6 matches 33 wickets  @23.36 with 4 occasions to capture 5 wickets in an innings.

11

M.A. CHIDAMBARAM TROPHY – HIGHEST SCORER IN (U19) COOCH BEHAR TROPHY IN 2017-18

Y V Rathod of Vidarbha

Trophy and cheque for Rs. 1.50 Lakhs

945 runs @94.50 in 9 matches with 5 hundreds and two half-centuries.

12

M.A. CHIDAMBARAM TROPHY – HIGHEST WICKET-TAKER IN (U19) COOCH BEHAR TROPHY IN 2017-18

Ayush S Jamwal of Himachal Pradesh

Trophy and cheque for Rs. 1.50 Lakhs

In 6 matches 50 wickets  @14.42 with 8 occasions to capture 5 wickets in an innings.

13

JAGMOHAN DALMIYA TROPHY – HIGHEST SCORER IN (U16) VIJAY MERCHANT TROPHY IN 2017-18

K Nithish Kumar Reddy of Andhra

Trophy and cheque for Rs. 1.50 Lakhs

1237 runs @176.71 in 7 Matches with 4 hundreds and 2 half centuries.

14

JAGMOHAN DALMIYA TROPHY – HIGHEST WICKET-TAKER IN (U16) VIJAY MERCHANT TROPHY IN 2017-18

Reshu Raj of Bihar

Trophy and cheque for Rs. 1.50 Lakhs

In 6 matches 46 wickets  @8.80 with 5 occasions to capture wickets in an innings.

15

JAGMOHAN DALMIYA TROPHY – BEST WOMAN CRICKETER (SR DOMESTIC) OF 2017-18

Deepti Sharma

Trophy and cheque for Rs. 1.50 Lakhs

One day – Played 6 matches 312 runs @104.00, HS 77 runs with 5 half centuries.Challenger Series – Played 2 matches 105 runs, HS 76 with 1 half century.

16

JAGMOHAN DALMIYA TROPHY – BEST WOMAN CRICKETER (JR DOMESTIC) OF 2017-18

Jemimah Rodrigues

Trophy and cheque for Rs. 1.50 Lakhs

In 11 matches 1013 runs @ 112.56 with 202* HS, Scored 6 centuries and 1 half century. 19 wickets @11.63

17

BEST UMPIRE IN DOMESTIC CRICKET IN 2017-18

Yeshwant Barde

Trophy and cheque for Rs. 1.50 Lakhs

18

BEST PERFORMANCE IN BCCI DOMESTIC TOURNAMENTS OF 2017-18

Delhi & District CA

MEMENTO

Winner – Mushtaq Ali Trophy , Senior Women One Day Elite Group , Col C K Nayudu Trophy Runner-up – Ranji Trophy, Sr. Women One Day

 

 

 

The good thing is that BCCI will also be recognizing talent from various age groups. Lifetime achievement awards will also be awarded.

 

the article has been submitted by Bhrigu Bagga

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