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Jasprit Bumrah, Smriti Mandhana Named ICC Player Of The Month For June

Jasprit Bumrah, the standout hero of India’s triumphant T20 World Cup campaign, earned further acclaim by being named the ‘ICC Men’s Player of the Month for June’. This accolade added to his recent success in the global tournament where he was recognized as the Player-of-the-Tournament for his impressive 15-wicket haul. Meanwhile, Smriti Mandhana, vice-captain of India’s women’s team, secured the ‘Women’s Player of the Month’ title after playing a pivotal role in India’s series sweep against South Africa in ODIs. Mandhana’s stellar performance included a century and consistent contributions throughout the series, culminating in her first ICC Women’s Player of the Month award.

In the men’s category, Bumrah clinched the award ahead of Rohit Sharma and Rahmanullah Gurbaz, thanks to his outstanding performance during India’s matches in the USA and West Indies. He expressed his delight at receiving the award, highlighting the joy of achieving personal success alongside team victories. Mandhana, on the other hand, dominated the women’s votes, surpassing contenders Maia Bouchier and Vishmi Gunaratne, reflecting her exceptional form and pivotal role in India’s recent successes.

Both players expressed their gratitude and emphasized their commitment to continuing their contributions to Indian cricket, aiming for more victories in the future.

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