BCCI Awards Function, Jasprit Bumrah wins Polly Umrigar Award. The world’s No. 1 ODI bowler Jasprit Bumraht will receive the prestigious Polly Umrigar Award during the BCCI Annual Awards in Mumbai on Sunday. Jasprit Bumrah bagged the Polly Umrigar Award while Shafali Verma was honored with the Outstanding International Debut Award in Women's category.
Bumrah was in sensational structure in Test cricket over in the 2018/19 season, getting 21 wickets from four games in the group's noteworthy 2-1 arrangement win in Australia prior to taking 13 wickets at an amazing 9.23 in two Tests in the Caribbean, including a cap stunt.
He likewise delighted in a decent period in the restricted overs designs, including a take of 18 wickets from nine matches in the ICC Men's Cricket World Cup 2019 at a normal of 20.61 and an economy pace of 4.41.
Shafali Verma was regarded with the Outstanding International Debut Award in Women's Cricket. Shafali scored 222 runs in nine T20 coordinates with a year ago. Aside from that, she was likewise regarded with Jagmohan Dalmiya Award for Outstanding Performance in Junior Domestic Cricket in the 2018-19 season. She has scored a sum of 1923 runs in 46 homegrown matches, including seven centuries and five half-hundreds of years including one-dayers and T20s.
By winning the Polly Umrigar Award for being the best entertainer in men's cricket for India, he breaks Kohli's four-year streak, who won the top honor each season since 2014/15.
In the mean time, Poonam Yadav was regarded with the honor for the best entertainer for India in ladies' cricket. She got 14 wickets from eight one-day internationals during the time frame at 20.21 and furthermore took 20 wickets from 15 T20Is at a normal of under 19. He additionally captained India and post-retirement filled in as the main selector and it was during his residency that the 2011 World Cup crew was picked.
Anjum is one of the best batswomen and the main Indian to play 100 ODIs. In a vocation crossing 17 years, Anjum addressed India in four 50-over World Cups and two T20 World Cup (played in one). BCCI president Sourav Ganguly said, "The BCCI Awards is our method of perceiving the best on-field exhibitions directly from the age gathering to senior level and furthermore honor our legends. "It will be an uncommon evening in Mumbai as we will likewise have the seventh MAK Pataudi talk and I am enchanted to educate that it will be Virender Sehwag, who will address the social event."
Productive Saurashtra batsman Chetshwar Pujara was picked for the honor for scoring 677 runs in 8 matches at a normal of 52.07 with three centuries and two half hundreds of years. Bumrah, the world's number ODI bowler made his Test debut during India's visit through South Africa in January 2018 and hasn't thought back since. He got a five-wicket pull in South Africa, England, Australia and the West Indies, turning into the sole Asian bowler to accomplish the accomplishment.
He assumed a heavenly part in the noteworthy 2-1 Test arrangement win in Australia, India's initially Down Under and which assisted them with holding the Border Gavaskar Trophy. While Bumrah got the greatest prize in the men's class, Poonam Yadav guaranteed the top prize in ladies' part and was granted the best worldwide cricketer. The honor will be another plume in the leg-spinner's cap who as of late got the Arjuna Award. Previous India chiefs Krishnamachari Srikkanth and Anjum Chopra were introduced the Col CK Nayudu Lifetime Achievement Award and the BCCI Lifetime Achievement Award for ladies separately.