Daily current Affair January 2019
The International Cricket Council has announced the ICC Awards 2018
By Sandeep Nagyaan · 25 Jan 2019
Reference:-The International Cricket Council has announced the 2018 awards. This award organised by ICC to give the honour to the best international players and other some categories in cricket.
The list of awarded players and others:-
1. Sir Garfield Sobers Trophy for ICC Cricketer of the Year: Virat Kohli.
2. ICC man’s Test player of the year 2018: Virat Kohli.
3. ICC Man’s One Day Match(ODI) player of the year 2018: Virat Kohli.
4. The emerging player of the year 2018: Rishab Pant.
5. ICC Associate Player of the Year 2018: Calum MacLeod.
6. ICC T20 performance of the year 2018: Aaron Finch
7. ICC Spirit of Cricket award 2018: Kane Williamson.
8. Umpire of the Year 2018: Kumar Dharmasena
9. Fans’ Moment of the Year: The victory of India in the Under-19 World Cup.
About International Cricket Council(ICC):- The International Cricket Council is an international governing body of world cricket. By the representatives of Australia, England and South Africa It was founded as the Imperial Cricket Conference in 1909. In 1965 it was renamed into International Cricket Conference. And the current name was took up in 1989. The headquarters of ICC are located in Dubai, United Arab Emirates. There are 103 members consist in this group leading by the Chairmanship Mr. Shashank Manohar.
The selection procedure of ICC:- The selection of the players and others person are selected by the ICC selection committee which having the former cricket players and others. The awardees are selected through votes by an electoral college comprising of current national team captains of Test playing nations and the Elite panel members of ICC referees and the umpire.