Two Pakistani cricketers win ESPN cricinfo Awards


ISLAMABAD – Pakistan’s cricketers Fakhar Zaman and Mohammad Amir have won big in *ESPNcricinfo Awards* <link> for the best performances in cricket in calendar year 2017.

The left-handed opener Fakhar Zaman bagged One Day International (ODI) batting performance of the year award for his magnificent 114 not out in finale of the ICC Champions Trophy against arch rival India while left-arm fast bowler Mohammad Amir’s inspired spell of 3 for 16 in the same match has been declared as ODI bowling performance of the year.

Zaman and Amir were picked over Rohit Sharma s third career double-hundred and Rashid Khan s seven-for against West Indies.

Afghanistan’s right-arm magician Rashid Khan won award for Associate bowling performance of the year for that 7 for 18.