Virat Kohli, VVS Laxman and Sachin Tendulkar are among the big names who will be honoured during the Board of Control for Cricket in India’s annual awards ceremony to be held in Mumbai on Nov 21, a BCCI media release said, reports NDTV.com.
Kohli will be presented with the Polly Umrigar Award for being India’s top-cricketer in the 2011-12 season. With it, Kohli will have his name added with other stars who have received this honour previously including Tendulkar, and Rahul Dravid.
The BCCI will present him with a trophy and a cheque of Rs 5 lakh.
The prolific batsman was also adjudged as ICC’s ODI cricketer of the year earlier.