LG ICC Awards 2011 Online TV, LG International Cricket Council 2011 Awards Ceremony in Action,
As part of the ICC’s celebration of the game’s heroes and role models, it stages the annual LG ICC Awards ceremony to recognise the major individual and team achievements in world cricket.
The ceremony features 10 individual awards that over the years have honoured some of the biggest names in men’s and women’s international cricket and will be voted upon by a strong panel of former players, respected members of the media and an elite umpire and match referee.
The LG ICC Awards ceremony is now in its eighth year and the 2011 Awards will take place in London on 12 September. The event will be staged in association with Federation of International Cricketers’ Associations (FICA). Previous ceremonies were held in London (2004), Sydney (2005), Mumbai (2006), Johannesburg (2007 and 2009), Dubai (2008) and Bangalore (2010).
The nominations for seven of the awards will be made by a five-man ICC selection panel chaired by ICC Cricket Hall of Famer, former West Indies captain and Chairman of ICC Cricket Committee Clive Lloyd. The panel also includes former South Africa bowler Paul Adams, former England captain Michael Atherton, former Pakistan batsman Zaheer Abbas and former New Zealand bowler Danny Morrison. This panel will also select the ICC Test and ODI teams of the year.
Aleem Dar wins the ICC Umpire of the Year award ICC Awards 2011 London
The winners of six of those individual awards will be voted upon by a 25 strong panel of renowned former players, respected members of the media, and an elite umpire and an elite match referee.
The seventh individual award is the LG People’s Choice Award. This award will be chosen by cricket fans around the world who will get a chance to vote for their favourite player on-line from a short-list of five cricketers who will be selected by the ICC selection panel on the basis of some really innovative parameters, in sync with the values that embody brand LG
Meanwhile, the nominations for the Women’s Cricketer of the Year Award will be decided by a separate 25-person voting academy featuring former players and other experts on the women’s game.
Live Alastair Cook wins the ICC Test Cricketer of the Year award ICC Award 2011
The Spirit of Cricket Award will be voted on by all the Full Member international captains as well as all members of the Emirates Elite Panel of ICC Umpires and Emirates Elite Panel of ICC Match Referees while the Full Member captains and elite match referees will vote on the Umpire of the Year Award.
The LG ICC Awards 2011 will be seen on TV in Asia (India, Pakistan, China, Sri Lanka, Maldives, Nepal, Bhutan, Bangladesh, Singapore, Hong Kong and PNG), Middle East and North Africa (‘MENA’), South Africa and Sub-Saharan Africa, UK, USA , the Caribbean, Australia, New Zealand and Canada.
Whilst most of the broadcasters are the usual ICC event broadcasters – ESS (South Asia), GEO (Pakistan), ADD/Cricone (MENA), Fox Sports (Australia), Sky Sports (UK), Sky Sports (New Zealand) and SuperSport (South Africa and Sub-Saharan Africa), there are exciting new players in the Americas.
In Canada, Rogers? the largest communications company in Canada, which along with TV distribution is also involved in wireless technology, will broadcast the event while ESPN will show it in the Caribbean. The most exciting tie-up is in the US. The LG ICC Awards 2011 will be the first ICC Event broadcast on the massive ESPN 360 platform in the US. This platform has a reach of 70-80 million and also broadcasts popular American sports like baseball, college basketball and NFL.
Jonathan Trott wins the ICC Cricketer of the Year award ICC Award 2011 London
Apart from the ESS-driven broadcast distribution there are also other partnerships to spread the reach of the event and popularise it across all genres (sports, news and general entertainment).
News channel partnerships
In India: Network 18 (CNN-IBN & IBN-7)
In UK: Sky Sports News
News clips distribution:
ICC’s usual news access licensees – SNTV & Reuters
General Entertainment partnership:
Happy couple – G Swann and Jimmy Anderson ICC Award 2011 show
See following Pages with Awards Winners and Details…
Aleem Dar has won the ICC Umpire of the Year award for the 3rd consecutive year ICC Awards 2011 Result
More information on broadcast timings around the world is given below:
|Network||Day||Air Date||Start Time
|ESPN India||TUE||9/13/2011||21:00:00||1:30:00||LG ICC Awards 2011|
|STAR Sports China||TUE||9/13/2011||23:00:00||1:30:00||LG ICC Awards 2011|
|STAR Cricket||WED||9/14/2011||7:00:00||1:30:00||LG ICC Awards 2011|
|STAR Cricket||SAT||9/17/2011||10:00:00||1:30:00||LG ICC Awards 2011|
|STAR Cricket HD||TUE||9/13/2011||19:00:00||1:30:00||LG ICC Awards 2011|
|STAR Cricket HD||WED||9/14/2011||7:00:00||1:30:00||LG ICC Awards 2011|
|Sky Sport 3 (NZ)||SAT||9/17/2011||10:30||1:30:00||LG ICC Awards 2011|
|Sky Sport 3 (NZ)||SAT||9/17/2011||22:00||1:30:00||LG ICC Awards 2011|
|Fox Sports||THUR||9/15/2011||11:00||1:30:00||LG ICC Awards 2011|
|Geo Sport||TUE||9/13/2011||20:30||1:30:00||LG ICC Awards 2011|
|CricOne||TUE||9/13/2011||19:30||1:30:00||LG ICC Awards 2011|
|SuperSport (SS2, SS2A, SSHD2)||WED||9/14/2011||18:00||1:30:00||LG ICC Awards 2011|
|SuperSport (SS2, SS2A, CSN)||WED||9/14/2011||22:45||1:30:00||LG ICC Awards 2011|
|SuperSport (SSHD2)||THUR||9/15/2011||01:15||1:30:00||LG ICC Awards 2011|
|SuperSport (SS2,SS2A,M-Net)||THUR||9/15/2011||06:00||1:30:00||LG ICC Awards 2011|
|SuperSport (SS2,SS2A)||THUR||9/15/2011||21:30||1:30:00||LG ICC Awards 2011|
|SuperSport (SS2,SS2A)||SUN||9/18/2011||21:30||1:30:00||LG ICC Awards 2011|
|Sky Sports (UK) HD 1||TUE||9/13/2011||18:00||1:30:00||LG ICC Awards 2011|
|ESPN 3 (USA)||TUE||9/13/2011||TBC||1:30:00||LG ICC Awards 2011|
|ESPN (Caribbean)||THRU||9/15/2011||20:00||1:30:00||LG ICC Awards 2011|
|ESPN (Caribbean)||FRI||9/16/2011||13:30||1:30:00||LG ICC Awards 2011|
|ESPN2 (Caribbean)||SAT||9/17/2011||17:30||1:30:00||LG ICC Awards 2011|
|Rogers (Canada)||TBC||1:30:00||LG ICC Awards 2011|