Cricket has been one of the popular sports that are being played worldwide. In fact, many world or international competitions held for this particular sport. One thing that made cricket very exciting to the players as well as the fans is the Man of the Match award. This is awarded to the player of a particular cricket team who has great contributions in leading his team to victory. In this regard, here are the 10 cricketers who won most Man of the Match awards:
10. Saeed Anwar
This Pakistani former professional cricket player clinched 28 Man of the Match awards during his entire cricket playing career. He’s currently 47 years old. He was born on June 9, 1968 in Karachi, Pakistan. In the cricket world, he was seen to have inspiring attitude and incredible courage that made him extra popular.
9. Aravinda De Silva
This 50-year-old former cricket player was under the Sri Lanka’s national cricket team, and he captured 30 Man of the Match awards. He was born on October 17, 1965 in Colombo, Sri Lanka. He used to be the backbone of the Sri Lankan team way back on this cricket playing times.
8. Brian Lara
Even though Brian is a left-handed one, it didn’t hold him to perform better in the cricket world. In fact, he’s known to be the most stylish amongst other left-handed batsmen as far as playing cricket is concerned. She’s a former player in the West Indian national cricket team who captured 30 Man of the Match awards.
He once captained the Indian national cricket team and clinched several victories. He was born on July 8, 1972 in Kolkata, India and he’s currently 43 years of age. Out of the 311 cricket matches he had played before, he acquired 31 of the Man of the Match awards. He’s actually famous for his nickname “Dada”.
6. Viv Richards
This former West Indian cricket player bears the real name of Isaac Vivian Alexander Richards. He is enlisted as amongst those greatest batsmen in the entire cricket history. In his entire cricket career, he played cricket for 187 times and he captured 31 Man of the Match awards.