IPL 2022 Fair Play Award Points Table Including Calculation Procedure

IPL Fair Play Award 2022
IPL 2022 Fair Play Award

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IPL Fair Play Award 2022: The Fair Play Award is given after each season to the team with the best record of fair play. The winner is decided on the basis of the points the umpires give to the teams.

After each match, the two on-field umpires, and the third umpire, scores the performance of both teams.

After a decade BCCI hosts the IPL with a total of 10 teams in the 15th edition of the tournament(IPL 2022). Earlier BCCI hosted the Indian Premier League tournament with a total of 10 teams in 2011.

IPL 2022 Fair Play Award – Points Table

POS Team Matches Average Points
1 Rajasthan Royals 17 10 170
2 Gujarat Titans 16 10 160
3 Chennai Super Kings 14 10 140
4 Punjab Kings 14 10 140
5 Mumbai Indians 14 9.93 139
6 Kolkata Knight Riders 14 9.86 138
7 Lucknow Super Giants 15 9.8 147
8 Royal Challengers Bangalore 16 9.75 156
9 Sunrisers Hyderabad 14 9.71 136
10 Delhi Capitals 14 9.14 128

Also Check: IPL 2022 Points Table with Net Run Rate and Team Standing

How IPL Fair Play Award Points Calculated

  • A team can be awarded a total of ten points per match.
  • Out of which, four points are given on the basis of how the team has adhered to the “spirit of the game” in the opinion of the umpires.
  • The other three criteria are based on the respect towards the opposition, the laws of cricket and the umpires. Each of these three criteria represents 2 points.
  • If a team has got two points in the criterion, its performance is considered as “good”, whereas getting one or zero points indicates that its performance is “average” or “bad” respectively.

IPL Fair Play Award Winners List

Season Team
2022 Rajasthan Royals and Gujarat Titans
2021
Rajasthan Royals
2020 Mumbai Indians
2019
Sunrisers Hyderabad
2018 Mumbai Indians
2017 Gujarat Lions
2016
Sunrisers Hyderabad
2015
Chennai Super Kings
2014
Chennai Super Kings
2013
Chennai Super Kings
2012
Rajasthan Royals
2011
Chennai Super Kings
2010
Chennai Super Kings
2009 Kings XI Punjab
2008

What is Fair Play Award in IPL?

At the end of each IPL season, apart from the IPL trophy, BCCI awards the Fair Play Award on considering the team’s on-field behavior. The criteria cover the team’s respect towards the opposition, the laws of cricket, the umpires, and more importantly how the team has adhered to the “spirit of the game” in the opinion of the umpires.

Based on these at the end of each match, the participated teams will be awarded points and the teams with the highest points at the end of the game will be awared the Fair Play Award of the season.

Which Team Won Most Number of Fair Play Awards? 

Chennai Super Kings have won the IPL Fair Play Award most number of times. CSK have won the IPL Fair Play Award for 7 times so far.

Who Won the first Fair Play Award in IPL?

In 2008 IPL season, MS Dhoni led Chennai Super Kings won the first fair play award.

Which teams have never won the IPL Fair Play Award?

Kolkata Knight Riders, Delhi Capitals, and Royal Challengers Bangalore have never won the IPL Fair play award.

Who won IPL 2022 Fairplay Award?

Rajasthan Royals and Gujarat Titans jointly won the IPL 2022 Fairplay Award. The respective team’s head coaches received the award during the IPL 2022 presentation ceremony.

IPL 2022 fair play award
Rajasthan Royals and Gujarat Titans have won the IPL 2022 fair play award(Image credit: Hotstar)