Virat Kohli, Mithali Raj Nominated for Top ICC Awards

While Virat Kohli has been nominated for ODI Cricketer of the year, India skipper Mitahli Raj is shortlisted for Women's ODI as well as T20I Cricketer of the Year.

Updated: November 05, 2014 16:48 IST
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File Photo: Virat Kohli plays a shot during his 62-run knock in Delhi ODI.


Dubai: Dashing Indian batsman Virat Kohli was on Wednesday nominated for the ICC One-Day International (ODI) Cricketer of the year while India captain Mithali Raj was nominated for two awards -- the ICC Women's ODI as well as T20I Cricketer of the Year.

However, no other Indian was selected for any of the other major award categories of the International Cricket Council (ICC). (Also Read: Kohli, Shami in Dhoni-Led ODI Team of the Year)

Kohli will be competing for the award against South Africans Quinton de Kock, AB de Villiers and Dale Steyn, who have also been shortlisted. De Villiers won the award in 2010 while Kohli won it in 2012.

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