"I thank BCCI for this honour. Looking at the names of players who have won the award makes me proud to be part of this select group," said Vengsarkar after receiving the award last night (November 21).
Kumar received the Polly Umrigar award and a cheque of Rs 5 lakhs for his superb display with the ball and bat while Sharma received a special award for slamming a world record 264 in the fourth ODI against Sri Lanka in the recent series.
Here are the pictures from the awards ceremony
Dilip Vengsarkar receives the Col. CK Nayudu Lifetime Achievement Award from BCCI interim president Shivlal Yadav.
Bhuvneshwar Kumar receives the Polly Umrigar Trophy from BCCI Secretary Sanjay Patel.
Sanjay Patel greets Virat Kohli at the awards ceremony.
Rohit Sharma was honoured for his world record score of 264 against Sri Lanka recently.
Rishi Dhawan receives the Madhavrao Scindia Award from BCCI treasurer Anirudh Chaudhry.
Sanjay Patel presents the Lala Amarnath Trophy to Parvez Rasool.