February 15, 2011

ESPN-Cricinfo Awards announced

ESPN Cricinfo Awards have been announced today in Bangalore Tendulkar, Laxman, Styne, Umar Gul, Michael Husseyande Tim Southee Won the awards. Laxman has been given test batting awards for his 96 in Durban. Styne has been given the bowling prize for he took 7 wicket giving 51 runs against India in Nugpur test in a bad condition. The jury has given Tendulkar one day award for his unbitten double century against Africa. It’s the first and only double century in the one day cricket history. The 10 jury member ranked Tendulkar number 1.Tendulkar also won the same prize last year. Umar Gul won one day award for his 6 wickets against England at the Oval giving 42 runs only.Gul also won last years T20 prize. Tim Southee took five wickets only in 9 balls with a hat-trick.The jury gave him the T20 prize for this outstanding performance. Myke Hussy made a score of 22 runs from only last 4 balls in World T20 and this saved Australia in semi final and took the team to final.