The ICC on Monday selected the best players of the decade for their outstanding performance in the last ten years. In this, female and male players were awarded separately. On Sunday, the ICC selected teams for the decade in all three formats (Tests, ODI, T20I). On Monday, they announced the individual awards. Australian players dominated ICC Awards for women’s cricket. Australian women cricket team’s star all-rounder, Ellyse Perry, was selected not only for ODIs but also as the best T20 cricketer of the decade. In addition, she was also voted the best female cricket of the decade.
Ellyse Perry is world’s number one ODI all-rounder: Australian all-rounder Ellyse Perry is the world’s number one all-rounder in ODIs. Perry made her debut on July 22 against New Zealand. In February, the following year, she made her T20 debut and then test debut against England. For Australia, Perry has been exceptionally well both with the bat and ball.
The star all-rounder has played 112 ODIs in which she has taken 152 wickets and scored 3022 runs for Australia. Talking about T20, Perry has played 120 T20s so far, in which he has scored 1218 runs and picked 114 wickets.
✔️ ICC Women’s T20I Cricketer of the Decade
✔️ ICC Women’s ODI Cricketer of the Decade
✔️ Rachael Heyhoe-Flint Award for ICC Female Cricketer of the Decade
— ICC (@ICC) December 28, 2020
Ellyse Perry made her ODI debut against New Zealand in Darwin at the age of 16 years and 8 months on 22 July 2007. With this, she became the youngest cricketer, male or female, to debut for Australia. In his first match, she took 2 wickets for 37 runs in eight overs. On 15 February 2008, at the age of 17 years and 3 months, she became Australia’s first Test cricketer to make her youngest test debut. In this match, she scored 21 runs in 77 balls, which included two fours.