- The player who hits the maximum Sixes in a match (excluding super overs, if applicable).
- In case of a tie, the award will go to the player (of those who are tied) who scores more sixes in that match.
This award will be given by BCCI to the player who has best demonstrated, through her performances during the season, her potential to be a future star of international cricket. In order to be eligible for the Emerging Player Award, a player must meet all four of the following criteria:
- Should be born after 1 April 1997; and
- Should have played in 25 or less T20 matches (as of the start of the season);
The winner will be selected by a combination of a public vote on www.wplt20.com and the choice of the television commentators.