Virat Kholi, Williamson, Root and two Pakistanis nominated for ICC Awards of The Decade

Virat Kholi, Williamson, Root and two Pakistanis nominated for ICC Awards of The Decade.

The International Cricket Council (ICC) has released its nominations for the Player of the Decade awards in various categories.

For the ICC Awards of Men’s ODI Player of the Decade, three Indians have been nominated among seven players.
The three Indians on the illustrious list are expected names — current skipper Virat Kohli, limited-overs vice-captain Rohit Sharma and former skipper Mahendra Singh Dhoni.

The other four prominent names on the list are Sri Lankan fast bowler Lasith Malinga, Australia’s left-arm pacer Mitchell Starc, South African batting genius AB de Villiers and former Lanka skipper Kumar Sangakkara.

The International Cricket Council (ICC), on Thursday, announced the nominations for the awards of the decade in the men’s and women’s categories which included Indian superstar Virat Kholi, New Zealand skipper Kane Williamson and England’s Joe Root and also Pakistan’s former captain and current head coach Misbah ul Haq and leg-spinner, Yasir Shah.

For ICC Awards, 60 nominations have been made and the winners for each category will be selected through votes cast by fans around the world. The final announcements regarding the winners of their respective categories will be made on December 18.

Onto the nominations of ICC Awards…

The nominations for each category are as follows:

ICC Men’s Player of the Decade

Players nominated for ICC men’s player of the decade include:

Virat Kohli (India), Kane Williamson (New Zealand), Joe Root (England), Steve Smith (Australia), AB de Villiers (South Africa), Ravichandran Ashwin (India), Kumar Sangakkara (Sri Lanka).

ICC Women’s Player of the Decade

Players nominated for ICC women’s player of the decade include:

Ellyse Perry (Australia), Meg Lanning (Australia), Suzie Bates (New Zealand), Stafanie Taylor (West Indies), Mithali Raj (India), Sarah Taylor (England).

ICC Men’s Test Player of the Decade

Players nominated for ICC men’s test player of the decade include:

Virat Kohli (India), Joe Root (England), Kane Williamson (New Zealand), Steve Smith (Australia), Rangana Herath (Sri Lanka), James Anderson (England), Yasir Shah (Pakistan).

ICC Men’s ODI Player of the Decade

Players nominated for ICC men’s ODI player of the decade include:

Virat Kohli (India), Lasith Malinga (Sri Lanka), Mitchell Starc (Australia), Rohit Sharma (India), MS Dhoni (India), Kumar Sangakkara (Sri Lanka), AB de Villiers (South Africa).

ICC Women’s ODI Player of the Decade

Players nominated for ICC women’s ODI player of the decade include:

Ellyse Perry (Australia), Meg Lanning (Australia), Suzie Bates (New Zealand), Stafanie Taylor (West Indies), Mithali Raj (India), Jhulan Goswami (India).


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ICC Men’s T20I Player of the Decade

Players nominated for ICC men’s T20 player of the decade include:

Rashid Khan (Afghanistan), Virat Kohli (India), Aaron Finch (Australia), Imran Tahir (South Africa), Lasith Malinga (Sri Lanka), Rohit Sharma (India), Chris Gayle (West Indies).

ICC Women’s T20I Player of the Decade

Players nominated for ICC women’s T20 player of the decade include:

Meg Lanning (Australia), Ellyse Perry (Australia), Sophie Devine (New Zealand), Deandra Dottin (West Indies), Anya Shrubsole (England).

ICC Men’s Associate Player of the Decade

This category includes:

Kyle Coetzer (Scotland), Callum Macleod (Scotland), Paras Khadka (Nepal), Asad Vala (Papua New Guinea), Peter Borren (Netherlands), Richie Berrington (Scotland).

ICC Women’s Associate Player of the Decade

This category includes:

Nattakan Chantam (Nepal), Sornnorin Tippoch (Nepal), Chanida Sutthiruang (Nepal), Kathryn Bryce (Scotland), Sarah Bryce (Scotland), Sterre Kalis (Netherlands).

ICC Spirit of Cricket Award of the Decade

For ICC Awards of Spirit of Cricket of the decade, nominees are following:

Virat Kohli (India), Kane Williamson (New Zealand), Misbahul Haq (Pakistan), Brendon McCullum (New Zealand) Mahela Jayawardene (Sri Lanka), Daniel Vettori (New Zealand), MS Dhoni (India), Katherine Brunt (England), Anya Shrubsole (England).

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