The month-long star-studded journey of IPL 2019 has finally come to its end and the three-time title winner Mumbai Indians clinched one more title on their names after defeating defending champions Chennai super King by just one run on Sunday. The curtains were brought down on the event with a stunning award ceremony.
Here is the complete of awards handed out to the brilliant cricketers in the final ceremony of grand IPL tournament after a month-long 12th season:
Man Of The Match In 2019 IPL Final:
The award of ‘Man of The Match’ in the grand finale of Indian Premier League 2019 has given to Mumbai Indians’ pacer Jasprit Bumrah who took two crucial wickets by giving just 14 runs in his four overs during the match against Chennai Super Kings.
The 25-year-old star pacer of winning team Mumbai Indians, Jasprit Bumrah while receiving the award,” very happy. We were just trying to keep calm as it got close. Today surprisingly I was very calm, I was not panicking at all. I was focussing on one ball at a time. I’m happy I got to contribute to the team’s success”.
Emerging Player Of The Year In IPL 2019:
The award of ‘Emerging Player Of The Year’ has given to star cricketer Shubhman Gill who player extraordinarily for Kolkata Knight Riders in IPL 2019. The 19-year-old young cricketer took home Rs 10,00,000.
Fairplay Award in IPL 2019
IPL franchise Sunrisers Hyderabad has won the Fairplay Award this year after scoring 10 Fair Play points per game. The award was given to the mentor of SRH team, VVS Laxman.
Perfect Catch Of The Season:
Mumbai Indians’ all-rounder Kieron Pollard was awarded ‘Perfect Catch Of The Season’ after his single-handed catch against Suresh Raina in the league stage match. He takes home Rs 1,00,000.
Harrier Super Striker Of The Season:
‘The Harries Super Striker Of The Season’ goes to superstar all-rounder cricketer Andre Russell of Kolkata Knight Rider who scored total 510 runs in IPL 2019 with the strike rate of 204.8.
Fastest Fifty Of The Season:
The remarkable batsman of Mumbai Indians hammered the ‘Fastest Fifty Of The Season’ Award after completing his half-century in just 17 balls in the match against Kolkata Knight Rider at Eden Gardens. He also took Rs 10 Lakh to home.
FBB Stylish Player of IPL 2019:
Kings XI Punjab’s Cricketer KL Rahul was awarded ‘FBB Stylish Player’ of the season. However, the cricketer was not present at the stage to collect the award so his fellow Hardik Pandya received the honour on his behalf.
Gamechanger Of The Match:
Gamechanger Of The Match was awarded to Mumbai Indians’ cricketer Rahul Chahar. He took Rs 10 Lakh prize money to home.
Sunrisers Hyderabad’s star batsman David Warner who came back to the glitzy tournament after a year ban had a great stint in 2019 edition of IPL as he scored 692 runs at an average of almost 70, including eight fifties and a single century in 12 matches. This made him the winner of Orange Cap.
The Purple Cap of the season goes to Chennai Super Kings’ leg spinner Imran Tahir who took 26 wickets in this season at the age of 40.
Most Valuable Player Of The Season:
Kolkata Knight Riders’ power-pack performer Andre Russell had won the second award of IPL 2019 after adjudged as the most valuable player of the season.
Last Year’s title winner Chennai Super Kings have been awarded Rs 12.5 crore cheque after finishing at the losing side. The Runner-up team captain MS Dhoni said on the development, “as a team we had a good season. But we need to go back and reflect. Wasn’t one of those years where we played very good cricket. Middle order never clicked, but somehow we managed”.
Mumbai Indians marked their fourth title of IPL after winning Rs 20 crore along with the sensational trophy of IPL 2019.