IPL 2018 Award Winners List – With the Indian Premier League over with the Chennai Superkings crowned champions for the third time, we take a look at the remaining individual and team awards.
– Winners Mementos, Trophy and Cheque (RS 15 crore prize money)
– Runner Up Cheque And Mementos (RS 10 crore prize money)
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– Fair Play Award (Trophy)
This award is judged by the umpires and presented to the team which has been adjudged as the best team to live upto the spirit of cricket. Mumbai Indians were presented this award for 2018.
– Orange Cap
Awarded to the batsman with the most runs at the end of the tournament, the purple cap competition was one of the most fearsome this month. Sunrisers Hyderabad captain Kane Williamson took home the award with 735 runs from 17 matches.
– Purple Cap
Andrew Tye won the Purple cap with 24 wickets from 14 matches.
“I accept the purple cap with great honour. India’s been a great place with a lot of memories to take home. Unfortunately our team couldn’t make it to the finals but we’ll try hard to get back next year,” he said.
– Most Valuable Player
RS 10 lakh prize money and a trophy are presented to the player who has earned the most, most valuable points at the end of the season. These points include fours, sixes, wickets, dot balls, catches and stumping.
Sunil Narine was awarded the Most Valuable Player (MVP) as he took 357 runs and 17 wickets from 16 matches.
“Unfortunately I couldn’t be there as our team were knocked out. Really wish we were in the finals. It has been a successful journey with the bat and ball. I would like to continue it and I really wish I could be there to collect the award,” he said in a pre-recorded message.
– Emerging Player Award (RS 10 lakh prize money)
Rishabh Pant was awarded the Emerging player of the season. The 20-year-old scored 684 runs from 14 matches at an average of 52.61 with a highest of unbeaten 128 against Delhi Daredevils
– Stylish Player of the Season
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– Perfect Catch of the Season
Trent Boult for his effort off Virat Kohli’s shot.
– Pitch and ground award – Punjab Cricket Association (For grounds who’ve hosted less than seven matches)
– Pitch and ground award – Cricket Association of Bengal (For those grounds who’ve hosted seven matches or more)
IPL 2018 Award Winners List