Points to Remember:
- England all-rounder Ben Stokes was voted Players’ Player of the Year at the Professional Cricketers’ Association awards.
- While Sophie Ecclestone won the Women’s Player of the Summer for the second time, Tom Banton was awarded the Young Player of the Year.
- Chris Woakes and Stuart Broad were also named the ODI and Test player of the year respectively.
About PCA Player of the Year:
- The Reg Hayter Cup for the NatWest PCA Player of the Year is an annual cricket award. It is presented to the player who is adjudged to have been the best of the year in English county cricket. The award has been given since the 1970 season and the winner is chosen by a vote amongst the members of the players’ trade union, the Professional Cricketers’ Association (PCA).
Important Possible questions based on above News:
- Who has bagged the Professional Cricketers’ Association Players’ Player of the Year award after his splendid show in the ICC Cricket World Cup 2019? Ben Stokes
- Who recntly won the Women’s Player of the Summer at the Professional Cricketers’ Association awards? Sophie Ecclestone