Ravichandran Ashwin awarded Sir Garfield Sobers Trophy
Indian cricketer Ravichandran Ashwin was awarded Sir Garfield Sobers Trophy for the ICC Cricketer of the Year 2016 as well as the ICC Test Cricketer of the Year 2016. With this, he became the third Indian to win this award after Rahul Dravid and Sachin Tendulkar. She is also the second cricketer after Rahul Dravid to win the two awards in the same year. The Sir Garfield Sobers Trophy is awarded annually by the International Cricket Council (ICC) to its chosen world player of the year. It was first awarded in 2004 to Rahul Dravid.