Awards & Events

The Allan Border Medal

The Allan Border Medal is awarded to the most outstanding Australian cricketer of the past season.


The 2014 Allan Border Medalist, Mitchell Johnson.
The 2014 Allan Border Medalist, Mitchell Johnson.

The Allan Border Medal, named after one of Australia's greatest captains and cricketers, is awarded to the most outstanding Australian cricketer of the past season.

The Medal was first presented at an awards ceremony honouring the nations top cricketers in 2000.

Votes are kept strictly confidential and are counted and audited by Pricewaterhouse Coopers.

2014 Award Winners

Allan Border Medalist - Mitchell Johnson
Test Player of the Year - Michael Clarke
ODI Player of the Year - George Bailey
T20 International Player of the Year - Aaron Finch
Domestic Cricketer of the Year - Cameron White
Bradman Young Cricketer of the Year - Jordan Silk
Belinda Clark Award - Meg Lanning
Hall of Fame - Mark Waugh and Belinda Clark

2013 Award Winners

Allan Border Medalist - Michael Clarke
Test Player of the Year - Michael Clarke
ODI Player of the Year - Clint McKay
T20 International Player of the Year - Shane Watson
Domestic Cricketer of the Year - Phillip Hughes
Bradman Young Cricketer of the Year - Joe Burns
Belinda Clark Award - Jess Cameron
Hall of Fame - Glenn McGrath and Charlie Turner

2012 Award Winners

Allan Border Medalist - Michael Clarke
Test Player of the Year - Michael Clarke
ODI Player of the Year - Shane Watson
T20 International Player of the Year - Shane Watson
Domestic Cricketer of the Year - Rob Quiney
Bradman Young Cricketer of the Year - David Warner
Women's International Cricketer of the Year - Shelley Nitschke

2011 Award Winners

Allan Border Medalist - Shane Watson
Test Player of the Year - Shane Watson
ODI Player of the Year - Shane Watson
T20 International Player of the Year - David Hussey
Domestic Cricketer of the Year - Usman Khawaja
Bradman Young Cricketer of the Year - Trent Copeland
Women's International Cricketer of the Year - Shelley Nitschke

2010 Award Winners

Allan Border Medalist - Shane Watson
Test Player of the Year - Simon Katich
ODI Player of the Year - Shane Watson
Domestic Cricketer of the Year - Michael Klinger
Bradman Young Cricketer of the Year - John Hastings
Women's International Cricketer of the Year - Shelley Nitschke

2009 Award Winners

Allan Border Medalist - Ricky Ponting & Michael Clarke
Test Player of the Year - Michael Clarke
ODI Player of the Year - Nathan Bracken
Domestic Cricketer of the Year - Michael Klinger
Bradman Young Cricketer of the Year - Phillip Hughes
Women's International Cricketer of the Year - Shelley Nitschke

2008 Award Winners

Allan Border Medalist - Brett Lee
Test Player of the Year - Brett Lee
ODI Player of the Year - Matthew Hayden
Domestic Cricketer of the Year - Ashley Noffke
Bradman Young Cricketer of the Year - Luke Pomersbach
Women's International Cricketer of the Year - Lisa Sthalekar

2007 Award Winners

Allan Border Medalist - Ricky Ponting
Test Player of the Year - Ricky Ponting
ODI Player of the Year - Ricky Ponting
Domestic Cricketer of the Year - Chris Rogers
Bradman Young Cricketer of the Year - Ben Hilfenhaus
Women's International Cricketer of the Year - Lisa Sthalekar

2006 Award Winners

Allan Border Medalist - Ricky Ponting
Test Player of the Year - Shane Warne
ODI Player of the Year - Michael Hussey
Domestic Cricketer of the Year - Phil Jacques
Bradman Young Cricketer of the Year - Dan Cullen
Women's International Cricketer of the Year - Karen Rolton

2005 Award Winners

Allan Border Medalist - Michael Clarke
Test Player of the Year - Damien Martyn
ODI Player of the Year - Andrew Symonds
Domestic Cricketer of the Year - Andy Bichel
Bradman Young Cricketer of the Year - Mark Cosgrove
Women's International Cricketer of the Year - Karen Rolton

2004 Award Winners

Allan Border Medalist - Ricky Ponting
Test Player of the Year - Ricky Ponting
ODI Player of the Year - Adam Gilchrist
Domestic Cricketer of the Year - Simon Katich
Bradman Young Cricketer of the Year - Shaun Tait
Women's International Cricketer of the Year - Cathryn Fitzpatrick

2003 Award Winners

Allan Border Medalist - Adam Gilchrist
Test Player of the Year - Ricky Ponting
ODI Player of the Year - Adam Gilchrist
Domestic Cricketer of the Year - Martin Love
Bradman Young Cricketer of the Year - Nathan Hauritz
Women's International Cricketer of the Year - Karen Rolton

2002 Award Winners

Allan Border Medalist - Matthew Hayden
Test Player of the Year - Matthew Hayden
ODI Player of the Year - Ricky Ponting
Domestic Cricketer of the Year - Darren Lehmann
Bradman Young Cricketer of the Year - Shane Watson
Women's International Cricketer of the Year - Karen Rolton

2001 Award Winners

Allan Border Medalist - Steve Waugh
Test Player of the Year - Colin Miller
ODI Player of the Year - Glenn McGrath
Domestic Cricketer of the Year - Darren Lehmann
Bradman Young Cricketer of the Year - Nathan Bracken

2000 Award Winners

Allan Border Medalist - Glenn McGrath
Test Player of the Year - Glenn McGrath
ODI Player of the Year - Shane Warne
Domestic Cricketer of the Year - Darren Lehmann
Bradman Young Cricketer of the Year - Brett Lee