Bengal batsman Abhimanyu Easwaran was on Thursday named both 'best cricketer' and 'gentleman cricketer' of the year by the Cricket Association of Bengal (CAB).
Top-order batsman Easwaran, who regularly plays for India A, has 3,754 runs in 46 first-class matches at an average of 51.42. In the last Ranji Trophy season, he scored 861 runs in six matches at 95.66.
The CAB also announced the awardees in various age groups for its annual ceremony slated for August 3. Here's the complete list of awardees:
Cricketer of the year: Abhimanyu Easwaran Gentleman cricketer of the year: Abhimanyu Easwaran Best fast bowler: Mukesh Kumar Best U-23 cricketer: Ritwik Roy Chowdhury Best U-23 bowler: Ananta Saha Best U-19 cricketer: Karan Lal Best U-19 bowler: Prabhat Mourya Best U-16 cricketer: Toufikuddin Mondal Best school cricketer (U-15): Anas Ali Khan Best U-18 cricketer: Diganta Neogi Best U-15 cricketer: Jahir Ahammed Best U-13 cricketer: Agniswar Das Best senior women's cricketer: Deepti Sharma Joint best U-23 women's cricketer: Deepti Sharma and Tanushree Sarkar Best U-19 women's cricketer: Mouli Mondal Best senior district cricketer: Arup Kumar Saha (Nadia) Best U-19 district cricketer: Vineet Maurya (North 24 Parganas) Best U-16 district cricketer: Chandradip Bagdi (Birbhum) Best U-14 district cricketer: Rahul Prasad (North 24 Parganas) Best district women's cricketer: Gouri Dey (Midnapore) Best sub-division sub-junior cricketer: Sujal Kumar Gupta (Asansol sub-division, Burdwan).
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