most valuable player

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Noun1.most valuable player - the player judged to be the most important to the sport
player, participant - a person who participates in or is skilled at some game
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Eden Hazard is the most valuable player playing in England, valued at PS49million ahead of Manchester City's Sergio Aguero in second, who is rated as being worth PS42million.
Around 500 people attended the sell-out Devils presentation evening when coaches Andrew Lord and Neil Francis named their choice as player of the year and went for captain Tyson Marsh Cardiff Devils award winners: defenceman of the year Andrew Hotham; forward of the year Joey Martin; fans' favourite Trevor Hendrikx; unsung hero Mark Richardson; most valuable player Ben Bowns; leading scorer Joey Martin; players' player of the year Joey Martin; coach's player of the year Tyson Marsh; Red Army travel man of the match Ben Bowns.
Jishad Abdul Karim of Dubai Duty Free was adjudged the most valuable player of the tournament.
Beginning in the sixth inning of tonight's Midsummer Classic, fans may cast their votes for the Ted Williams Most Valuable Player Award online exclusively at MLB.
The big winners were Thirsk Thunder who won the Under-12 league and had two star players pick up awards, with Chris Pallister collecting top scorer and Derek Van Der Westerhausen being voted most valuable player.
Professional Cricketers' Association statistics revealed that Broad took 64 wickets and scored 464 runs to secure 388 most valuable player points, eight ahead of Kevin Pietersen.
For the Mischiefs, James Hellens was voted best forward, Emily Johnson best defenceman, Jamie Ord most valuable player and Jay Lucas most improved player.
And in the TBL, Mark Fin more and Norton Bulls collected Most Valuable Player and Team of the Season after winning Division 2 with only one league defeat all season - Finmore averaged 29.
Canoga Park midfielder Rafael Garcia, who scored twogoals in the tournament, was named Most Valuable Player.
6 million votes cast for the final position players in the game, fans around the world once again will have the opportunity to participate in the official voting for the Ted Williams Most Valuable Player Award presented by Chevrolet at the 77th All-Star Game at PNC Park in Pittsburgh tonight via the Monster 2006 All-Star Game MVP Vote on MLB.
Griffin Most Valuable Player and the 2004 Cushman & Wakefield's New York Area Most Ingenious Deal of the Year.
BARRY Bonds is ready to start the bidding less than 24 hours after winning an unprecedented fourth Most Valuable Player Award.