The performance of Australia’s left arm fast bowler Mitchell Starc has been incredible for some time now. Because of this, he won the Allan Border Medal Award.
We tell you that this award is given to the Australian male player whose performance last year is the best.
The Allan Border Medal award is Australia’s largest cricket award and is selected by the player by voting for it.
Australian players, media and referees vote for the candidate in this one and then whoever gets the most votes wins the Allan Border Medal award.
Mitchell Starc also won the T20 Player award
Last year Mitchell Marsh played well but lost this award by only 1 vote.
But this year he received the Men’s T20 Player of the Year award.
Last year’s T20 World Cup, Marsh made 77 runs in the final, so in the last match he became a Man of Match.
During the voting period, Mitchell gets 684 runs at an average of 34.2. He also gets the ODI award for male cricketer of the year.
Australian player Travis Head is also awarded the Men’s Test Player of the Year award.
However, when it comes to women, Ashley Gardner won the Bolinda Clark Award, in which she got a total of 54 votes.
Aside from this, Starc’s performance at the T20 World Cup taking place last year was also tremendous for Australia.
He helped Team Australia win the Ashes series.
Mitchell Starc won the Allan Border Award
Australia’s fast bowler Mitchell Starc and brilliant all-rounder Mitchell Marsh saw close competition for the Allan Border Medal award.
Marsh got 106 votes for this award, while Stark won the award by getting just 1 more vote than Mitchell.
During the voting period, Mitchell Starc took 43 wickets in all three formats at an average of 24.4.