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Shreyas Iyer bags ICC player of the month

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CRICDOT DESK : ICC currently unveiled the ICC gamers of the month for February 2022 as Shreyas Iyer from India bagged the men`s participant of the month at the same time as New Zealand women`s Amelia Kerr turned into voted the women`s participant of the month. Iyer turned into in exquisite shape withinside the currently concluded T20I collection in opposition to Sri Lanka wherein he accumulated ratings of 57*, 74*, 73* withinside the 3 video games. The proper-hander seemed in ultimate hitting mode and cherished the position of batting at quantity 3.

The 27-yr-antique has been inside and outside of the Indian facet for the remaining yr after the shoulder harm he picked up in opposition to England and he commenced his resurgence with an eighty withinside the very last ODI in opposition to West Indies aside from the dominance in opposition to Sri Lanka. He spoke back withinside the nice manner viable and pipped beyond UAE batter Vriitya Aravind and Nepal all-rounder Dipendra Singh Airee for the month-to-month award. Former Sri Lankan cricketer Russell Arnold who turned into a part of the vote casting panel heaped praises on Iyer for his latest display.

“Throughout the month Shreya`s confirmed exquisite consistency and control. He absolutely ruled competition bowlers and proved very difficult to bowl at, scoring runs all over the wicket and attacking the bowlers on the proper moments. What surely stood out for me turned into his composure as he battles for a normal area withinside the India line-up,” Arnold turned into quoted as announcing through ICC.

The white ferns might had been thrilled to have discovered a gem of their lineup withinside the shape of teen Amelia Kerr who has been great up to now with each bat and ball for the New Zealand women. The 21-yr-antique completed with ratings of 33, 119*, 67, 68*, sixty six withinside the 5 ODI video games in opposition to India in advance of the Women`s World Cup 2022 and collected seven wickets withinside the collection as well. Kerr edged beyond the India duo of Mithali Raj and Deepthi Sharma withinside the vote casting for women`s participant of the month.

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