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IPL Awards - 2017

The following are the awards that will be presented during the VIVO IPL 2017.

The VIVO Indian Premier League 2017 Trophy

MATCH AWARDS

League Matches – Man of the Match (RS 1 Lakh prize money per match & Trophy)

The Man of the Match will be chosen by members of the television commentary team covering the match. A trophy and a cheque for RS 1 Lakh will be presented by either a franchise owner and /or a representative of a franchise sponsor to the Man of the Match; no product may be given unless the franchise sponsor is also a Central sponsor.

Playoffs – Man of the Match (RS 5 Lakh prize money per match & Trophy)

The Man of the Match will be chosen by members of the television commentary team covering the match.   A trophy and a cheque for RS 5 Lakh will be awarded by BCCI to the Man of Match in each of the Playoffs.

VIVO Perfect Catch of the Match (RS 1 Lakh prize money per match, trophy and a VIVO phone)

A cheque, trophy and a vivo phone will be awarded by VIVO to the player who takes the best catch in each match as selected by the television commentators.

YES Bank Maximum Sixes (RS 1 Lakh prize money per match & Trophy)

This will be awarded by YES Bank to the player who hits the highest number of sixes during the match (including Super Over if applicable). In the case of a tie, the award will go to the player (of those who are tied) who hit the longest six.

FBB Stylish Player of the Day (RS 1 Lakh prize money per match & Trophy)

A cheque of RS 1 lakh and a trophy will be provided by FBB to the Stylish Player of the Match. The most stylish player of the match selected by the commentary panel. They will award points to players based on the combination of performance and style (confidence, appearance, ability to remain cool/ calm under pressure, attitude, etc.).

Orange Cap (Wearing of the cap)

The Orange Cap will be worn while fielding by the batsman who has scored the most runs in the league (including the Playoffs) during the season to date. It is first awarded once each team has played at least one match and then changes hands when another batsman becomes the highest run scorer in the league to date. The Orange Cap is presented to the batsman at the end of the innings in which he achieves this feat (either at one of the flash interviews or at the post-match presentation). In the circumstance where two or more batsmen have scored the same number of runs during the season to date, the Orange Cap will be retained or awarded, as appropriate, to the batsman (of those who are tied) who has the higher strike rate during the season to date.

Purple Cap (Wearing of the cap)

The Purple Cap will be worn while fielding by the bowler who has taken the most wickets in the league (including the Playoffs) during the season to date.   It is first awarded once each team has played at least one match and then changes hands when another bowler becomes the highest wicket taker in the league to date. The Purple Cap is presented to the bowler at the end of the innings in which he achieves this feat (either at one of the flash interviews or at the post-match presentation). In the circumstance where two or more bowlers have taken the same number of wickets during the season to date, the Purple Cap will be retained or awarded, as appropriate, to the bowler (of those who are tied) who has the lowest economy rate during the season to date.

SEASON AWARDS

Pitch and Ground Awards (RS 50 lakh prize money and trophy for grounds that have hosted 7 or more matches; RS 25 lakh prize money and trophy for grounds that have hosted less than 7 matches)

These two awards will be given by BCCI to the State Associations whose grounds are ranked the best by the IPL Match Referees and Umpires over the course of the IPL season. A pitch and outfield evaluation will be completed after each match by the IPL Match Referee in consultation with the on-field and 3rd Umpires and will consider the criteria listed below. In the event of a tie prize money will be shared.

  1. Did the pitch play the same throughout the match for both innings?
  2. Did the pitch have good pace and ball carry?
  3. Was the bounce of the pitch consistent?
  4. Was the amount of lateral seam movement on offer fair?
  5. Was the amount of spin on offer fair (i.e. not excessive)?
  6. How do you rate the quality of the outfield?

VIVO Perfect Catch of the Season (RS 10 lakh prize money, trophy and a VIVO Phone)

A cheque, trophy and a vivo phone will be awarded by VIVO to the player who takes the best catch of the season as selected by a combination of a public vote on www.iplt20.com and the choice of the television commentators. 

YES Bank Maximum Season Award (RS 10 lakh prize money and Trophy)

A cheque and trophy will be awarded by YES Bank to the player who has hit the most sixes during the season. The cheque and trophy will be presented by a representative from YES Bank. In the case of a tie, the award will go the player (of those who are tied) who hit the longest six during the season.

Vodafone Superfast Fifty Award (RS 10 lakh prize money and Trophy)

A cheque and trophy will be awarded by Vodafone to the player who has scored the fastest fifty in the season (0-50 runs in the minimum number of balls). In the case of a tie, the award will go to the player (of those who are tied) who has the higher strike rate during the season.

Vitara Brezza Glam Shot of the Season (RS 10 lakh prize money, trophy and a Vitara Brezza car)

A Vitara Brezza Glam shot is a unique, admirable, exciting, awe-inspiring cricket shot. The winner will be determined on the basis of a combination of fan votes and commentator votes. A cheque and trophy will be awarded by Maruti Suzuki, to the season award winner. The winner will also receive a Vitara Brezza car at the end of season.

FBB Stylish Player of the Season (RS 10 Lakh prize money & Trophy)

A cheque of Rs. 10 lakh and a trophy will be awarded by FBB to the player who has earned the most points during the season (including the Playoff matches). The points are awarded by the commentators in each match to their pick of the most stylish player based on a combination performance and style.

Emerging Player Award (RS 10 lakh prize money)

This award will be given by BCCI to the player who has best demonstrated, through his performances during the season, his potential to be a future star of international cricket. In order to be eligible for the Emerging Player award, a player must meet all four of the following criteria:

  1. be born after 1 April 1991;
  2. have played 5 or less Test matches;
  3. have played in 25 or less IPL matches (as of the start of the season); and
  4. have not previously won the Emerging Player Award.

The winner will be selected by a combination of a public vote on www.iplt20.com and the choice of the television commentators. 

Fair Play Award (Trophy)

This will be awarded to the team judged by the Umpires, over the course of the league and playoff matches during the season, to have best upheld the spirit of the game in their matches. The Umpires will rate each of the two teams in each match based on the following criteria:

  • upholding spirit of the game during the match;
  • showing respect to the opposition;
  • showing respect for the laws of the game; and
  • showing respect to the Umpires.

Additional credit will be given for examples of exceptional behaviour in line with the above criteria (for example a fielder signalling that a ball had not been caught cleanly or a batsman walking without waiting for the Umpire’s decision).

Orange Cap (RS 10 Lakh prize money & Trophy)

This will be awarded by BCCI to the leading run scorer of the season (including the Playoffs). In the event of a tie, the Orange Cap will be awarded to the player (of those tied) who scored the most runs during the Playoff matches. If this does not break the tie, the Orange Cap will be awarded to the player (of those with the most runs in Playoff matches) with the highest strike rate over the course of the season.

2008 – Shaun Marsh – King’s XI Punjab

2009 – Matthew Hayden – Chennai Super Kings

2010 – Sachin Tendulkar – Mumbai Indians

2011 – Chris Gayle – Royal Challengers Bangalore

2012 – Chris Gayle – Royal Challengers Bangalore

2013 – Michael Hussey – Chennai Super Kings

2014 – Robin Uthappa – Kolkata Knight Riders

2015 – David Warner – Sunrisers Hyderabad

2016 – Virat Kohli – Royal Challengers Bangalore

Purple Cap (RS 10 Lakh prize money & Trophy)

This will be awarded by BCCI to the leading wicket taker of the season (including the Playoffs). In the event of a tie, the Purple Cap will be awarded to the player (of those tied) who took the most wickets during the Playoff matches. If this does not break the tie, the Purple Cap will be awarded to the player (of those with the most wickets during the Playoff matches) with the lowest economy rate over the course of the season.

2008 – Sohail Tanvir – Rajasthan Royals

2009 – R P Singh – Deccan Chargers

2010 – Pragyan Ojha – Deccan Chargers

2011 – Lasith Malinga – Mumbai Indians

2012 – Morne Morkel – Delhi Daredevils

2013 – Dwayne Bravo – Chennai Super Kings

2014 – Mohit Sharma – Chennai Super Kings

2015 – Dwayne Bravo – Chennai Super Kings

2016 – Bhuvneshwar Kumar – Sunrisers Hyderabad

Most Valuable Player (RS 10 lakh prize money & Trophy)

A cheque and trophy will be awarded by BCCI to the player who has earned the most MVP points during the season (including the Playoff matches). MVP points are earned by hitting fours and sixes, taking wickets and bowling dot balls, taking catches and making stumping’s.

2008 – Shane Watson – Rajasthan Royals

2009 – Adam Gilchrist – Deccan Chargers

2010 – Jacques Kallis - Royal Challengers Bangalore

2011 – Chris Gayle - Royal Challengers Bangalore

2012 – Chris Gayle - Royal Challengers Bangalore

2013 – Shane Watson – Rajasthan Royals

2014 – Glenn Maxwell – Kings XI Punjab

2015 – Andre Russel – Kolkata Knight Riders

2016 – Virat Kohli – Royal Challengers Bangalore

Match Officials (Mementos)

Mementos are awarded to the four Umpires and the Match Referee who officiate in the Final.

Runners Up (Mementos)

Mementos are awarded to members of the playing squad and support staff of the team that loses the Final.

Runner Up Cheque (RS 10 crore prize money)

Cheque presented to the runner up team captain.

Winners (Mementos)

Mementos are awarded to members of the playing squad and support staff of the team that wins the Final.

Winners Mementos and Cheque (RS 15 crore prize money)

Cheque presented to the winning team captain.

VIVO IPL Trophy

This will be awarded to the winning team of VIVO IPL 2017. 

2008 – Rajasthan Royals

2009 – Deccan Chargers

2010 – Chennai Super Kings

2011 – Chennai Super Kings

2012 – Kolkata Knight Riders

2013 – Mumbai Indians

2014 – Kolkata Knight Riders

2015 – Mumbai Indians

2016 – Sunrisers Hyderabad 

NB: Please note that the above is subject to change at BCCI discretion.