- England’s ICC Males’s T20 World Cup winners Adil Rashid and skipper Jos Buttler named on the lads’s shortlist alongside Pakistan’s Shaheen Shah Afridi
- Pakistan’s Sidra Ameen, Thailand’s Natthakan Chantham and Gaby Lewis of Eire are the candidates for the ladies’s award
- Extra concerning the ICC Participant of the Month awards is accessible here
The ICC Participant of the Month nominees have been introduced by the Worldwide Cricket Council (ICC) at present in celebration of the excellent performances that occurred throughout worldwide cricket in November 2022.
The shortlist for the ICC Males’s Participant of the Month for November options two stars of England’s T20 World Cup successful marketing campaign.
Jos Buttler was in impressed type as his facet surged to glory, offering a strong platform for achievement each as skipper, and on the high of the order. Adil Rashid joins him in competition for the Participant of the Month crown because of a sequence of restrictive and spectacular bowling shows within the latter phases of the match.
Lastly, regardless of Pakistan falling in need of claiming the T20 World Cup prize on the last hurdle, Shaheen Shah Afridi completes the lineup after his threatening spells with the ball noticed him finish the match as Pakistan’s main wicket-taker.
Within the ICC Girls’s Participant of the Month class, three opening batters stake their declare for the November prize following spectacular performances in bilateral cricket.
Pakistan’s Sidra Ameen celebrates her first nomination within the Participant of the Month Awards as she dazzled within the victorious ODI sequence towards Eire in Lahore. From the opposing facet, Eire’s Gaby Lewis is called on the shortlist following spectacular batting exploits in her facet’s historic T20I sequence victory which instantly adopted. Thailand’s Natthakan Chantam additionally loved a prolific month on the crease, registering huge scores in her facet’s ODI sequence victory on dwelling soil towards the Netherlands.
An impartial ICC Voting Academy* and followers around the globe can now vote to resolve the winners, which can be introduced subsequent week. Followers registered at icc-cricket.com/awards are invited to solid their votes till Saturday.
ICC Males’s Participant of the Month Nominees for November:
Shaheen Shah Afridi (PAK)
Spearheading Pakistan’s bowling assault of their surge to the Males’s T20 World Cup Last, Afridi as soon as once more proved a relentless menace to opposing batters. Taking ten wickets throughout the month at an excellent common of seven.30, his stand-out figures got here within the must-win battle towards Bangladesh at Adelaide, the place his 4 for 22 secured his facet’s passage by means of to the knockout phases. Though he was withdrawn mid-way by means of the Last because of harm, he was key to conserving England inside attain throughout the showpiece finale.
Jos Buttler (ENG)
On the high of England’s batting order, Buttler showcased his full repertoire of strokes in a sequence of glittering shows as his facet went on to assert the ICC Males’s T20 World Cup. The England captain began the month in dominant trend with a Participant of the Match efficiency towards New Zealand, registering 73 from 47 balls as his facet received by 20 runs in Brisbane. He then bettered this feat within the exceptional semi-final efficiency towards India, the place his brutal 80 from 49 balls alongside Alex Hales noticed them chase down the 169 goal with out loss. Alongside his essential rating of 26 in a tense Last, Buttler additionally offered management within the area, ending with the Trophy raise on the sphere on the Melbourne Cricket Floor.
Adil Rashid (ENG)
Rashid has confirmed himself repeatedly as a world-class bowler within the shortest format and November cemented his credentials as one of many standout performers in England’s armoury. Regardless of having taken simply 4 wickets throughout the 4 T20Is he performed in throughout the month, his professional financial system price of 5.70 was pivotal to limiting opposition scores in high-pressure matches. He claimed the Participant of the Match award with figures of 1 for 16 within the last group sport towards Sri Lanka on the Sydney Cricket Floor, earlier than excelling within the Last, the place the excellent consistency he demonstrated in his figures of 1 for 22 was rewarded with the T20 World Cup trophy.
ICC Girls’s Participant of the Month Nominees for November:
Sidra Ameen (PAK)
Pakistan opener Ameen loved a vastly profitable ODI sequence towards Eire final month, and can be hoping to rejoice her first ICC Participant of the Month Award after scoring 277 runs throughout the three-match sequence in Lahore and solely being dismissed as soon as. She was in imperious type with the bat, recording her highest rating of 176 not out within the first ODI, adopted up with an unbeaten 91 from 93 balls as Pakistan claimed the whitewash victory 3-0 over the vacationers in Lahore, and she or he walked away with the Participant of the Collection prize.
Natthakan Chantham (THA)
Chantham has been a key participant for Thailand as they proceed their rise in worldwide cricket, and her first ODI appearances for her nation underlined her talents as a top-class batter. She is called on the shortlist after guiding Thailand to a 4-0 sequence win over a touring Netherlands in Chiangmai. Scoring 267 runs throughout the 4 matches, the Thailand opener registered her first century on this format within the first sport (102 from 135 balls), and adopted this up with two additional half centuries within the profitable sequence.
Gaby Lewis (IRE)
Eire’s Gaby Lewis is not any stranger to the ICC Participant of the Month awards, and sees her identify shortlisted for the fourth time. Regardless of shedding the ODI sequence to Pakistan, Eire bounced again strongly within the three T20Is which adopted. Profitable the primary match thanks largely to Lewis’ unbeaten 69 from 54 balls, they then secured the historic sequence victory within the last sport with Lewis as soon as once more starring as opening batter. Her fashionable 71 from 46 sealed the triumph and a Participant of the Collection award to cap off the memorable month.
The ICC Participant of the Month Voting Course of:
The three nominees for both class are shortlisted based mostly on performances from the primary to the final day of every calendar month. The shortlist is then voted on by the impartial ICC Voting Academy* and followers around the globe. The ICC Voting Academy includes outstanding members of the cricket fraternity together with well-known journalists, former gamers, broadcasters and members of the ICC Corridor of Fame. The Voting Academy submit their votes by electronic mail and maintain a 90 per cent share of the vote. Followers registered with the ICC can vote by way of the ICC web site, accounting for the remaining 10 per cent. Winners are introduced each second Monday of the month on ICC’s digital channels.
Voting Academy for ICC Participant of the Month November 2022*:
Afghanistan: Hameed Qayoomi and Javed Hamim; Australia: Melinda Farrell and Lisa Sthalekar; Bangladesh: Mohammad Sekander Ali and Md Ariful Islam Roney; England: Elizabeth Ammon and Lydia Greenway; Eire: Ger Siggins and Clare Shillington; India: Lavanya Lakshmi Narayanan and Irfan Pathan; New Zealand: Jordan Oppert and Craig Cumming; Pakistan: Sawera Pasha and Sana Mir; South Africa: Zaahier Adams and JP Duminy; Sri Lanka: Azzam Ameen and Farveez Maharoof; West Indies: Daren Ganga and Merissa Aguilleira; Zimbabwe: Daniel Nhakaniso and Mpumelelo Mbangwa; Others: Ajit Vijaykumar and Dirk Nannes.