ICC Awards Nominations + My predictions

LG ICC Awards 2012 Nominations for the following awards have been selected. I have outlined these nominations and i have said who i think will win the award. Please feel free to disagree and say what you think. Debate is always welcome !

Here are the awards up for grabs

– Cricketer of the Year (Sir Garfield Sobers Trophy)  – Test Cricketer of the Year – Men’s ODI Cricketer of the Year –  Women’s ODI Cricketer of the Year – Women’s T20I Cricketer of the Year – Emerging Cricketer of the Year – Associate and Affiliate Cricketer of the Year –  Men’s Twenty20 International Performance of the Year –  Spirit of Cricket Award –  Umpire of the Year (David Shepherd Trophy) – LG People’s Choice Award (which you can vote on yourself) and to top the awards off Composite  TEST XI and ODI XI will also be picked by the ICC.

A full list of nominations has been compiled and i have included my composite Test and ODI side.

Read and comment on anything you disagree with ! Select your own choices

LG ICC Awards 2012 Nominations

ICC Cricketer of the Year (Sir Garfield Sobers Trophy)

Ajmal (Pak) , Amla (SA) , Broad (Eng) , Clarke (Aus) , Cook (Eng) , Kohli (Ind) , Philander (SA)  Sangakkara (SL)  Stafanie Taylor (WI)

My  choices – Ajmal and AMla

ICC Test Cricketer of the Year
Ajmal (Pak),  Amla (SA),  Broad (Eng),  Chanderpaul (WI), Clarke (Aus) , Cook (Eng)
, Kallis (SA) , Philander (SA) , Prior (Eng) , Samuels (WI) , Sangakkara (SL) , Steyn (SA) and  AB de Villiers (SA)
My  choice  – Samuels and Ajmal

ICC Men’s ODI Cricketer of the Year
Afridi (Pak), Ajmal (Pak), Clarke (Aus) , Cook (Eng) , MS Dhoni (Ind)
,Finn (Eng) , Gambhir (Ind) , Shakib Al Hasan (Bang) , Kohli (Ind) , Malinga (SL)
McCullum (NZ) , Morkel (SA) , Narine (WI), Sangakkara (SL)
Taylor (Zim)  and Watson (Aus)

My choice  – Kohli and Narine

ICC Women’s ODI Cricketer of the Year
Cameron (Aus) , Daley (WI) , Greenaway (Eng) , Mohammed (WI)
,Raj (Ind)  ,Taylor (Eng) and Taylor (WI)

My choice Taylor and Greenaway

ICC Women’s T20I Cricketer of the Year
Cameron (Aus)  ,Daley (WI)  ,Healy (Aus) , Mohammed (WI) , Raj (Ind) , Sthalekar (Aus)  ,Taylor (Eng)  and Taylor (WI)

My  choice  Taylor and Raj

ICC Emerging Cricketer of the Year
Boult (NZ) , Bracewell (NZ) , Chandimal (SL) , Cummins (Aus) , Hossain (Bang) , Khan (Pak) , Lyon (Aus) ,Mawoyo (Zim) , Narine (WI) , Pattinson (Aus) , Thirimanne (SL) , Wade (Aus)

My  choice – Junaid and Narine

ICC Associate and Affiliate Cricketer of the Year
Anwar (UAE)  ,Borren (Neth)  ,Dockrell (Ire) Johnston (Ire)  ,Joyce (Ire)  ,Mooney (Ire)  ,K. O’Brien (Ire) ,Patel (Can), Stirling (Ire) , Zadran (Afg)

My  choice  – Sterling and Dockrell

ICC Men’s Twenty20 International Performance of the Year
– Bopara (Eng) -4-10  v W. Indies, The Oval, 23/9 2011
– Dilshan (SL) – 104no (57b, 12×4, 5×6) v Aus, Pallekele, 6 August 2011
– Gayle (WI) – 85no (52b, 7×4, 5×6) v New Zealand, Lauderhill, 30 June 2012
– Guptill (NZ) – 91no (54b, 5×4, 6×6) v Zimbabwe, Auckland, 11 February 2012
– Hafeez (Pak) – 2.2-0-10-4 v Zimbabwe, Harare, 16 September 2011
– Hales (Eng) – 99 (68b, 6×4, 4×6) v West Indies, Nottingham, 24 June 2012
– Levi (SA) – 117no (51b, 5×4. 13×6) v New Zealand, Auckland, 22 February 2012
– McCullum (NZ) – 81no (46b, 5×4, 6×6) v Zimbabwe, Harare, 15 October 2011
– Mendis (SL) – 4-1-16-6 v Australia, Pallekele, 8 August 2011
– Narine (WI) – 4-0-12-4 v New Zealand, Lauderhill, 1 July 2012
– Sunny (Bang) – 4-1-13-5 v Ireland, Belfast, 18 July 2012

My  choice – Hales 99 and Levi 117 NO

ICC Spirit of Cricket Award
Hafeez (Pak) , Kallis (SA) , Pollard (WI) , Vettori (NZ) , AB de Villiers (SA)

My  choice –  Ermm.. No idea. Maybe AB ?

ICC Umpire of the Year (David Shepherd Trophy)
Bowden , Dar , Davis , Dharmasena , Doctrove , Erasmus , Gould , Hill , Kettleborough , Llong, Rauf, Taufel , Tucker

My  choice – Tauful and Dar

LG People’s Choice Award
Anderson (Eng) , Kallis (SA) , Philander (SA) , Sangakkara (SL)
Tendulkar (Ind)

My  choice  Sangakarra

My choice of Test and ODI Teams of the year also :

Test XI – Smith Cook Amla Sangakarra Clarke, Samuels Prior(WK) Broad Phillander Steyn Ajmal

ODI XI – Cook Gambhir Sangakkara Kohli Clarke Shakib Al Hasan, MS Dhoni (c/wk) Malinga Morkel Narine Ajmal 

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