Jamie Porter has been named the DeVines Player of the Year as The Cloudfm County Ground played host to the Annual End of Season Gala Dinner and Player Awards last night.
The evening offered the chance to share the success of the past season with our supporters, sponsors and players in a packed on-pitch marquee, the first time the event has been held on the hallowed turf in Chelmsford.
Jamie Porter was the stand out award winner, scooping four awards after a superb season with the ball. Porter completed his impressive haul by claiming Media Player of the Year, Bowler of the Year, Players’ Player of the Year in addition to the evenings top prize as voted for online via the Essex County Cricket Club Website.
Porter said of his success “Tonight has been a great evening, I have worked hard over the past 12 months and I want to be the best that I can be. It is nice to get these accolades but I hope this is just the beginning of bigger and better things and of course, more team silverware.”
A full list of winners from the evening are;
Club Person of the Year – Chris Silverwood
Ability Player of the Year – Joe Freestone
Women’s Player of the Year – Cordelia Griffith (Sponsored by Newham Council)
One Team One Dream Award – Ken Godridge (Sponsored by Hamro Foundation)
Academy Player of the Year – Feroze Khushi (Sponsored by Essex Auto Group)
2nd XI Player of the Year – Sam Cook (Sponsored by Billericay Cricket Club)
Moment of the Year – Simon Harmer spell v Middlesex (Sponsored by Euroline)
Media Player of the Year – Jamie Porter
1st XI Young Player of the Year – Dan Lawrence (Sponsored by Euroline)
Batsman of the Year – Alastair Cook
Bowler of the Year – Jamie Porter
Limited Overs Player of the Year – Varun Chopra
Players’ Player of the Year – Jamie Porter
DeVines Player of the Year – Jamie Porter (Sponsored by DeVines)