What: Announced by BCCI annual awards 2014-15
Who :Virat Kohli awarded with Polly Umrigar Award at BCCI
When: 01st January 2016
BCCI annual awards 2014-15 announced on 01st January 2016. Virat Kohli awarded with Polly Umrigar Award while Karnataka State Cricket Association (KSCA) awarded with Best Overall Performance.
Kohli will receive the prestigious trophy and cheque of Rs.5 lakh at the Annual BCCI awards ceremony here on January 5. The 27-year-old will get the award for the second time after winning it first in 2011-12.
The previous winners of this award are Sachin Tendulkar (2006-07, 2009-10), Virender Sehwag (2007-08), Gautam Gambhir (2008-09), Rahul Dravid (2010-11), Ravichandran Ashwin (2012-13) and Bhuvneshwar Kumar (2013-14). As earlier announced, former India wicket-keeper Syed Kirmani has been nominated for the Col. C.K. Nayudu Lifetime Achievement Award