Saeed Ajmal nominated in three categories for ICC Awards

Saeed Ajmal has been nomiated for ICC Test cricketer of the year, ICC cricketer of the year and ICC Men’s ODI Cricketer of the Year awards Getty Images

By CricketCountry Staff


Mumbai: Aug 13, 2012

Pakistan spinner Saeed Ajmal whas been nominated in three categories of the International Cricket Council (ICC) Awards.

Ajmal has been nominated along with fellow team-mates Shahid Afridi and Mohammad Hafeez.

Ajmal has been nomiated for ICC Test cricketer of the year, ICC cricketer of the year and ICC Men’s ODI Cricketer of the Year awards.

Twenty20 skipper Hafeez has been nominated for ICC spirit of cricket award and T20 performance of the year award, especially for his performance against Zimbabwe on 16 September 2011, reported www.icc-cricket.com.

Bowler Junaid Khan was nominated for the ICC emerging player of the year award, while Aleem Dar has been nominated for ICC umpire of the year.

India batsman Virat Kohli has been nominated in two categories for the ninth edition of the LG ICC Awards to be held in Colombo.