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Taskin Ahmed      

Full name Taskin Ahmed

Born April 3, 1995, Dhaka

Current age 22 years 111 days

Major teams Bangladesh, Bangladesh A, Bangladesh Cricket Board XI, Bangladesh Under-19s, Chittagong Kings, Dhaka Metropolis, Dhaka Metropolis

Nickname Tazin

Playing role Bowler

Batting style Left-hand bat

Bowling style Right-arm fast

Taskin Ahmed
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 4s 6s Ct St
Tests Insights on test 4 8 0 63 33 7.87 155 40.64 0 0 3 2 1 0
ODIs Insights on odi 29 14 5 36 14 4.00 87 41.37 0 0 2 0 7 0
T20Is Insights on t20i 15 3 2 17 15* 17.00 18 94.44 0 0 1 1 1 0
First-class 14 23 10 120 33 9.23 314 38.21 0 0 10 3 2 0
List A 61 29 12 129 38* 7.58 191 67.53 0 0 7 4 13 0
T20s Insights on t20 37 9 3 20 15* 3.33 35 57.14 0 0 1 1 4 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
Tests Insights on test 4 8 738 565 7 2/43 3/170 80.71 4.59 105.4 0 0 0
ODIs Insights on odi 29 28 1269 1203 43 5/28 5/28 27.97 5.68 29.5 2 1 0
T20Is Insights on t20i 15 13 269 308 10 2/32 2/32 30.80 6.86 26.9 0 0 0
First-class 14 27 2076 1261 31 4/66 5/107 40.67 3.64 66.9 1 0 0
List A 61 60 2670 2321 92 5/28 5/28 25.22 5.21 29.0 4 1 0
T20s Insights on t20 37 35 745 954 37 5/31 5/31 25.78 7.68 20.1 1 1 0
Career statistics
Test debut New Zealand v Bangladesh at Wellington, Jan 12-16, 2017 scorecard
Last Test Sri Lanka v Bangladesh at Galle, Mar 7-11, 2017 scorecard
Test statistics
ODI debut Bangladesh v India at Dhaka, Jun 17, 2014 scorecard
Last ODI Bangladesh v India at Birmingham, Jun 15, 2017 scorecard
ODI statistics
T20I debut Bangladesh v Australia at Dhaka, Apr 1, 2014 scorecard
Last T20I Sri Lanka v Bangladesh at Colombo (RPS), Apr 4, 2017 scorecard
T20I statistics
First-class debut Barisal Division v Dhaka Metropolis at Barisal, Oct 30-Nov 2, 2011 scorecard
Last First-class Sri Lanka v Bangladesh at Galle, Mar 7-11, 2017 scorecard
List A debut Bangladesh A v England Lions at Chittagong, Jan 13, 2012 scorecard
Last List A Bangladesh v India at Birmingham, Jun 15, 2017 scorecard
T20s debut Chittagong Kings v Dhaka Gladiators at Dhaka, Feb 14, 2013 scorecard
Last T20s Sri Lanka v Bangladesh at Colombo (RPS), Apr 4, 2017 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
10*, 0/49 Bangladesh v India Birmingham 15 Jun 2017 ODI # 3891 Insights on
2/43 Bangladesh v New Zealand Cardiff 9 Jun 2017 ODI # 3883 Insights on
0/45, 1* Bangladesh v India The Oval 30 May 2017 Other OD
1/80 Bangladesh v Pakistan Birmingham 27 May 2017 Other OD
- Bangladesh v Ireland Dublin (Malahide) 12 May 2017 ODI # 3866 Insights on
0/53 Abahani Ltd v Brothers Fatullah 20 Apr 2017 LA
1/46 Abahani Ltd v PSC Savar (3) 17 Apr 2017 LA
1/33 Bangladesh v Sri Lanka Colombo (RPS) 4 Apr 2017 T20I # 606
1/50, 14 Bangladesh v Sri Lanka Colombo (SSC) 1 Apr 2017 ODI # 3858 Insights on
4/47 Bangladesh v Sri Lanka Dambulla 28 Mar 2017 ODI # 3856 Insights on
Profile

Even before he was anywhere near making his international debut, Taskin Ahmed became an internet sensation. A video of his spell against England Under-19s in 2012 found its way to Youtube, and the sight of a Bangladeshi fast bowler ripping it past batsman and hitting the wicketkeeper's gloves quite hard and high made people curious.

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Jun 9, 2017

Taskin Ahmed is mobbed by his team-mates, New Zealand v Bangladesh, Group A, Champions Trophy 2017, Cardiff, June 9, 2017

Taskin Ahmed is mobbed by his team-mates

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May 27, 2017

Taskin Ahmed exults after taking a wicket, Bangladesh v Pakistan, Champions Trophy warm-ups, Birmingham, May 27, 2017

Taskin Ahmed exults after taking a wicket

© ICC

Apr 1, 2017

Tamim Iqbal and Taskin Ahmed were involved in an animated mid-pitch chat, Sri Lanka v Bangladesh, 3rd ODI, Colombo, April 1, 2017

Tamim Iqbal and Taskin Ahmed were involved in an animated mid-pitch chat

© Associated Press

Country Fixtures Country Results
1st Test: Bangladesh v Australia at Dhaka
Aug 27-31, 2017 (10:00 local | 04:00 GMT | 00:00 EDT | 23:00 CDT -1d | 21:00 PDT -1d)
2nd Test: Bangladesh v Australia at Chittagong
Sep 4-8, 2017 (10:00 local | 04:00 GMT | 00:00 EDT | 23:00 CDT -1d | 21:00 PDT -1d)
CSA XI v Bangladesh at Benoni
Sep 21-23, 2017 (10:00 local | 08:00 GMT | 04:00 EDT | 03:00 CDT | 01:00 PDT)
1st Test: South Africa v Bangladesh at Potchefstroom
Sep 28-Oct 2, 2017 (10:00 local | 08:00 GMT | 04:00 EDT | 03:00 CDT | 01:00 PDT)
2nd Test: South Africa v Bangladesh at Bloemfontein
Oct 6-10, 2017 (10:00 local | 08:00 GMT | 04:00 EDT | 03:00 CDT | 01:00 PDT)
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