Angelo Mathews wins Cricketer of the Year award
Sri Lanka captain Angelo Mathews has been named as Cricketer of the Year 2015 while T M Dilshan was voted Dialog People’s Player of the year 2016 at the Dialog Cricket Awards on Wednesday (30). Mathews also won the award for ODI All Rounder of the Year 2015 while Vice Captain Dinesh Chandimal was named declared Test Batsman of the Year 2015.
Young Sri Lankan batsmen Kusal Mendis, who won the Man of the Final and also the Man of the Series awards at the recent tri-series, took home the award for Future Cricketer of the Year.
Ruchira Palliyaguru was presented the award for International Umpire of the Year.
Dialog Sri Lanka Cricket Awards 2016 – Winners
Cricketer of the Year – Anglo Mathews
People’s Player of the Year – TM Dilshan
T20I Bowler of the Year – Lasith Malinga
Future Cricketer of the Year – Kusal Mendis
Test Batsman of the Year 2015 – Dinesh Chandimal
Test Bowler of the Year 2015 – Rangana Herath
ODI All Rounder of the Year 2015 – Angelo Mathews
International Umpire of the Year – Ruchira Palliyaguru