ICC Test Player of the Year
|ICC Award for Best Test player of the year|
|Awarded for||Best performance over year in Test cricket|
|Currently held by||Virat Kohli|
|Most awards|| Steve Smith |
The recipient of the annual award is selected by an "academy" of 56 individuals (expanded from 50 in 2004), including the current national team captains of the Test-playing nations (10), members of the elite panel of ICC umpires and referees (18), and certain prominent former players and cricket correspondents (28). In the event of a tie in the voting, the award is shared.
|Superlative||ICC Test Player of The Year|
|Player with most awards||Steve Smith||2|
|Oldest winner||Mohammad Yousuf||33|
|Youngest winner||Dale Steyn||25|
List of WinnersEdit
- "ICC awards: Steve Smith wins cricketer and Test cricketer award". BBC Sport. 23 December 2015. Retrieved 18 December 2018.
- "Ashwin named ICC Cricketer of the Year, Test Player of the Year". ESPNcricinfo. 22 December 2016. Retrieved 18 December 2018.
- "Steve Smith claims ICC Test top gong for 2017". ABC News. 18 January 2018. Retrieved 18 December 2018.
- "Kohli clean sweep of three major ICC awards".