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WISDEN AWARD 2021 ANNOUNCED

WISDEN AWARD 2021 ANNOUNCED

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Wisden Award 2021 announced.

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To commemorate the 50th anniversary of the first One-Day International recently, five ODI cricketers of the decade are listed in the 2021 edition of Wisden Almanack’s. A cricketer was selected from each decade between 1971 and 2021,

About Winners

  • Virat Kohli is the 2010 ODI cricketer of Wisden Almanac.
  • Sachin Tendulkar is a 1990s ODI cricketer.
  • Kapil Dev was named as a one-day cricketer for the 1980s.
  • England all-rounder Ben Stokes is the 'Leading Cricketer of the Year'.
  • Beth Mooney of Australia is 'Leading Women Cricketer in the World'.
  • West Indies all-rounder Kieron Pollard was chosen as the 'Leading T20 Cricketer in the World'.
  • Meanwhile, Jason Holder, Mohammed Rizwan, Dominic Sibley, Zak Crawley, and Darren Stevens have been awarded Wisden Cricketers of the Year 2021.

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