Mumbai: The CEAT International Cricket Awards for 2019 have been announced. Indian cricket captain Virat Kohli has been chosen as the International Cricketer of the Year. He was declared the best batsman of the year.
The International Cricketer and Batsman of the Year 2019 is none other than 'The Run Machine'- Virat Kohli! Congratulations to the winners for their spot-on prediction! #CEATCricketAwards pic.twitter.com/QQmyfgGZ1D
— CEAT TYRES (@CEATtyres) May 14, 2019
Indian women’s team opener Smriti Mandhana has been named the CEAT Woman Cricketer of the Year. Rohit Sharma has been given the CEAT Best ODI Player award while Cheteshwar Pujara got the CEAT award for the Test Cricketer of the Year.
Fast bowler Jaspreet Bumrah received the CEAT International Bowler of the Year award. Left-arm spinner Kuldeep Yadav got the CEAT Outstanding Performance of the Year award.
The 1983 World Cup winning team member Mohinder Amarnath was given the CEAT Lifetime Achievement Award. Amarnath announced on the occasion that he would donate the amount earned as a reward to the Army Welfare Fund. Former cricketers Sunil Gavaskar, Dean Jones and Saba Karim were present at the awards ceremony.
|International Cricketer of the Year||Virat Kohli|
|Batsman of the Year||Virat Kohli|
|Woman Cricketer of the Year||Smriti Mandhana|
|ODI Cricketer of the Year||Rohit Sharma|
|Test Cricketer of the Year||Cheteshwar Pujara|
|Bowler of the Year||Jaspreet Bumrah|
|Outstanding Performance of the Year||Kuldeep Yadav|
|International T-20 Player of the Year||Aaron Finch|
|International T-20 Baller of the Year||Rashid Khan|
|Junior Cricketer of the Year||Yashasvi Jaiswal|
|Domestic Cricketer of the Year||Ashutosh Aman|
The organiser of these awards in the cricket rating wing of tyre manufacturer CEAT (Cavi Elettrici e Affini Torino) fashions itself as the “world’s first cricket ratings and Awards platform”. You may get insights and analysis about cricketers from the Twitter handle seen on tip of this report. The experts on its panel are Brett Lee and Sunil Gavaskar.