Jasprit Bumrah to receive Polly Umrigar Award

Jasprit Bumrah Receives Polly Umrigar Dilip Sardesai Awards

Jasprit Bumrah Receives Polly Umrigar Dilip Sardesai Awards

Jasprit Bumrah took home two awards while Mayank Agarwal received the award for Best International debut after a scintillating performance against Australia down under previous year.

Jasprit Bumrah will be bestowed with the Polly Umrigar Award for the Best International Cricket of the Year (Men's cricket) at the BCCI's awards ceremony which takes place in Mumbai later today.

She debuted in Test Series on November 16, 2014, against South Africa and her ODI debut happened on April 12, 2013, against Bangladesh. Mayank Agarwal, who emerged as an impression batsman beginning along with his debut sequence in Australia in 2018-19, acquired one of the best worldwide debut in males's class whereas proficient 15-year-old Shafali Verma grabbed the identical within the girls's class.

Virender Sharma of Himachal Pradesh was adjudged the best umpire in domestic cricket while Vidarbha Cricket Association were presented the best performance award in domestic cricket for winning the Ranji Trophy last season.

In another recognition, Bumrah is to also receive the Dilip Sardesai award, for finishing as the highest Test wicket-taker of the season. While Mandhana scored 349 runs in 6 matches, the veteran bowler had picked 11 wickets in 6 matches.

Former India captains Krishnamachari Srikkanth and Anjum Chopra were presented the Col CK Nayudu Lifetime Achievement Award and the BCCI Lifetime Achievement Award for women, respectively.

Agarwal bagged the best global debut men player while Dube received the Lala Amarnath award for the best all-rounder in the Ranji Trophy 2018-19. Manayak features scored 872 runs in 9 Tests at on average three hundreds of years, three fifties and 67.07. Shafali had accumulated 222 runs from nine T20Is. Another Indian batsman Chetshwar Pujara was conferred with the Dilip Sardesai award for scoring 677 runs in 8 matches at an average of 52.07, knocking three centuries and two half centuries.

Nitish Rana bagged the best all-rounder award in domestic limited overs competitions. It will be a special evening and I congratulate the winners.

Meanwhile, speaking on awards, BCCI President Sourav Ganguly said that it is the way of "recognizing the finest on-field performances", besides honoring some Indian legends as well.

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