England's all-rounder Ben Stokes to receive Sir Garfield Sobers award for the 'Cricketer of the year 2019'. After his remarkable performances throughout the year, he was the unanimous choice for the biggest ICC Award. He had an unbelievable year where he led England to the ODI World Cup triumph for the first time.
Rohit Sharma on the other hand, named indisputable 'ODI Cricketer of the year 2019'. He has had an unforgettable in white-ball cricket in which he scored 1490 runs in 27 innings at an average of 57.30 with 7 hundred. He showed remarkable consistency during the world cup where he scored 648 runs including record-breaking 5 centuries.
Australia's Pat Cummins, who was very close to being named Cricketer of the year, settles with Test cricketer of the year. He is only 4th specialist bowler to receive this award after Dale Steyn (2008), Mitchell Johnson (2014) & Ravichandaran Ashwin (2016). he had a brilliant year with the ball where he took 59 wickets in just 12 Test averaging only 20.13 in those matches.
Here is the complete list of Award winners of 2019 -
ICC Cricketer Of The Year
- Ben Stokes (England)
ICC Test Cricketer Of The Year
- Pat Cummins (Austrtalia)
ICC ODI Cricketer Of The Year
- Rohit Sharma (India)
ICC Spirit Of Cricket Award
- Virat Kohli (India)
ICC Emerging Cricketer Of The Year
- Marnus Labuschagne (Australia)
ICC Best Umpire Of The Year
- Richard Illingworth (England)
ICC Associate Cricketer Of The Year
- Kyle Coetzer (Scotland)
T20I Performance Of The Year
- Deepak Chahar (India, 6/7 vs Bangladesh)
ICC ODI XI of 2019:
Rohit Sharma, Jonny Bairstow, Virat Kohli (c), Joe Root, Jos Buttler, Ross Taylor, Ben Stokes, Mustafizur Rahman, Rashid Khan, Kuldeep Yadav, Jasprit Bumrah
ICC Test XI of 2019:
Mayank Agarwal, Tom Latham, Marnus Labuschagne, Virat Kohli (c), Steven Smith, Ben Stokes, BJ Watling, Pat Cummins, Mitchell Starc, Neil Wagner, Nathan Lyon
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