Know everything about the IPL 2021 awards winners list and their prize money distribution
IPL 2021 finally came to an end as Chennai Super Kings clinched their 4th title. Chennai defeated Kolkata Knight Rider by 28 runs in the final. This was the second phase of IPL played in UAE, as it was initiated in India but was postponed due to Covid-19.
Apart from the winning trophy, there were other individual awards distributed too. So, is the list of all the award winners of IPL 2021.
IPL 2021 Awards Winners, List Prize Money Distribution: Man Of The Match, Purple Cap, Orange Cap
Man of the Match Final: Faf Du Plessis
Former South African captain scored 86 runs in 59 balls and helped Chennai to set a massive total of 192 runs. Du Plessis was rewarded with ₹1 lakh.
Emerging Player Of The Season: Ruturaj Gaikwad
Chennai’s opener Gaikwad continued his form in UAE and grabbed the emerging player award.
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Catch Of The Season: Ravi Bishnoi
Bishnoi took a sensational catch at Ahemdabad against KKR. He was awarded the best catch of the season with a cheque of ₹10 lakh for his effort.
Super Striker Of The Season: Shimron Hetmyer
Shimron Hetmyer smashed runs with a strike rate of 168. The Caribbean was rewarded with ₹10 lakh.
Gamechanger Of Th Season: Harshal Patel
RCB’s Harshal Patel became one of the best bowlers for death overs. On several occasions, he stopped batsmen scoring runs in the death overs and picked wickets. He was rewarded with ₹10 lakh.
Maximum Sixes: KL Rahul
Punjab’s captain, KL Rahul won the Unacademy maximum sixes award as he scored 30 sixes in the tournament. He also received ₹10 lakh.
Powerplay Player Of The Season: Venkatesh Iyer
Venkatesh Iyer scored some smashing runs in the starting overs. As a result, he was named as the powerplay player of the season with ₹10 lakh.
Most Valuable Player: Harshal Patel
Harshal received one of the most prestigious awards which was the most valuable player. The award is also known as the man of the series. He received ₹10 lakh for the award.
Fair play of the season: Rajasthan Royals
Rajasthan Royal received the award for the fair play of the season. The award is given to the most disciplined team on the pitch.
Orange Cap: Ruturaj Gaikwad
Gaikwad won the Orange cap as he scored 635 runs in 16 games. He scored 1 hundred and 4 fifties in the tournament.
Prize: ₹10 lakh
Purple Cap: Harshal Patel
Harshal picked up the most number of wickets in the tournament which was 32. This is the joint al time highest with Dwayne Barvo.
Prize: ₹10 lakh
Runner-up: Kolkata Knight Riders
KKR received Rs ₹12.5 crores as runner-up of IPL 2021.
Winner:‘ Chennai Super King
CSK received ₹20 crores for becoming the IPL 2021 Champions.