Rapid bowler Shaheen Shah Afridi has been shortlisted in 5 classes for the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) Awards 2021.
In keeping with PCB, the winners shall be introduced in a digital virtual display, on Thursday.
The 21-year-old left-arm rapid bowler has been nominated in Impactful Efficiency of the 12 months, T20I Cricketer of the 12 months, ODI Cricketer of the 12 months, Check Cricketer of the 12 months, and Maximum Treasured Cricketer of the 12 months classes through an impartial 10-member jury.
The remaining class for these days, “Most Valuable Cricketer of the Year” however on no account the least. A treasured participant no longer most effective plays exceptionally smartly but in addition conjures up others to do extra. Listed here are the nominees. #PCBAwards pic.twitter.com/2BDgmuYRvr
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Shaheen had a stellar 2021 throughout all codecs. In 9 Exams, he took 47 wickets and subsidized up with 8 wickets in six ODIs and 23 wickets in 21 T20Is. His 3 for 31 in opposition to India within the ICC Males’s T20 International Cup 2021 has made him one of the crucial 4 applicants for the Impactful Efficiency of the 12 months award.
Run-machine Mohammad Rizwan and rapid bowler Hasan Ali additionally had a yr to rejoice, which is now mirrored of their nominations.
Whilst Rizwan has earned nominations for the Impactful Efficiency of the 12 months, T20I Cricketer of the 12 months and Maximum Treasured Cricketer of the 12 months, Hasan Ali has been shortlisted for the Impactful Efficiency of the 12 months, Check Cricketer of the 12 months and Maximum Treasured Cricketer of the 12 months awards.
Babar Azam, Fawad Alam and Haris Rauf had been shortlisted in two classes each and every.
Babar, who received the Maximum Treasured Cricketer of 2020, has as soon as once more been nominated on this class, whilst his different nomination is within the ODI Cricketer of the 12 months.
Fawad Alam additionally makes a 2d successive access within the Impactful Efficiency of the 12 months, whilst his 2d nomination is within the Check Cricketer of the 12 months. Haris Rauf has been shortlisted within the T20I and ODI Cricketer of the 12 months classes.
For the Rising Cricketer of the 12 months, Arshad Iqbal, Azam Khan, Mohammad Wasim Junior, and Shahnawaz Dahani had been shortlisted.
“Players born on or after 1 August 1998 or have made international debuts in this calendar year or have played in a minimum of 15 matches in the Cricket Association events and HBL PSL in this calendar year are eligible. Player(s) once nominated in this category, cannot be re-nominated,” PCB stated in a commentary.
“This means Haider Ali and Mohammad Huraira, despite impressive performances, were not considered as they had been shortlisted last year,” it added.