Former Sri Lanka captain Kumar Sangakkara on 25 May 2015 was named as the International Cricketer of the Year 2015 while the middle order batsman Ajinkya Rahane was named as the CEAT Indian Cricketer of the Year 2015.
Former Indian captain Kapil Dev was conferred with the International Lifetime Achievement Award at the 19th edition of the awards.
Rohit Sharma was given a special award for his record-breaking 264 made against Sri Lanka in an ODI at Kolkata.
List of award winners:
•International Lifetime Achievement Award - Kapil Dev
•International Cricketer of the Year – Kumar Sangakkara
•Indian Cricketer of the Year –Ajinkya Rahane
•International Batsman of the Year – Hashim Amla
•International Bowler of the Year – Rangana Herath
•T20 Player of the Year – Dwayne Bravo
•Popular Choice Award – Kieron Pollard
•Special Performance of the Year Award – Rohit Sharma
•Domestic Cricketer of the Year – R Vinay Kumar
•Young Player of the Year – Deepak Hooda
The CEAT awards honour the best of the cricketers based on their performances in international cricketing in all formats - Test, ODI and T20 - as rated by the CEAT Cricket ratings (CCR) for the year 2014 – 2015.
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Who: Kumar Sangakkara
When: 25 May 2015