Mumbai: The Indian team that won the ICC Cricket World Cup 2011 has been felicitated at the BCCI Awards ceremony on Tuesday in Mumbai. Each member of the team was presented with a cheques of Rs 2 crore.
Sachin Tendulkar also received the Polly Umrigar Award for being India's best cricketer of 2009-10. (See Pics)
The twelve-month period saw him score 1064 runs from ten Tests @ 82, inclusive of one double hundred and five hundreds. He also scored 695 runs from 12 ODIs @ 69.5, inclusive of the first double hundred in ODIs by a male cricketer, against South Africa at Gwalior in February 2010. He also scored 175 in an ODI against Australia at Hyderabad.
Tendulkar received a trophy and cheque for Rs. 5 lakhs.