England’s Barbadian born seamer, Jofra Archer, has been voted the most valuable player of the just concluded Indian Premier League, IPL.
The IPL completed it’s 13th season yesterday with the Mumbai Indians repeating as champions.
Archer, who played for the Royal Challengers Bangalore, bagged 20 wickets in the tournament.
The bowler also smashed 10 sixes while taking five catches.
He helped his team to the playoffs.
South Africa’s, Kagiso Rabada, who plays for beaten finalist Delhi Capitals, won the Purple Cap for most wickets 29.
He beat Jasprit Bhumra of the Mumbai Indians, who ended with 27.
The Orange Cap went to KL Rahul of Kings Eleven Punjab, for most runs in the tournament, 670, at an average of 55.83.
Mumbai, with West Indies White Ball captain Kieron Pollard, beat Shimron Hetmyer’s Delhi Capitals by five wickets in the final for their fifth title.
The win also puts Pollard at the top of the list of players with the most T-20 titles around the world.
The big Trinidadian now has 15 titles, one more than countryman Dwayne Bravo.