Nominees announced for NatWest PCA Awards
The Professional Cricketers' Association (PCA), in association with NatWest and the England and Wales Cricket Board (ECB), has announced the nominees for the NatWest PCA Awards which will take place at the Royal Albert Hall on 24 September 2007.
NatWest PCA Player of the Year
NatWest PCA Young Player of the Year
Ravi Bopara, 22 (Essex)
Over the past ten years, the staging of the NatWest PCA Awards has raised significant funds for the PCA Benevolent Fund. The Fund is part of the PCA's commitment to helping current and former players and their dependants in times of hardship, upheaval or to readjust to the world beyond the game.
The host of the proceedings is Rory Bremner and the awards to be presented include:
• ECB Special Merit
Previous winners of the Reg Hayter Cup for the NatWest PCA Player of the Year Award include:
• Mark Ramprakash, 2006
Winners of the John Arlott Cup for the NatWest PCA Young Player Award have included:
• Alistair Cook, 2006 & 2005
A limited number of VIP hospitality tickets for the event are available from Tom Greenwood at the PCA on 020 7449 4226 or firstname.lastname@example.org.