Taijul Islam      

Full name Taijul Islam

Born February 7, 1992, Natore

Current age 22 years 266 days

Major teams Bangladesh, Bangladesh Under-19s, Bangladesh Under-23s, Duronto Rajshahi, Prime Doleshwar Sporting Club, Rajshahi Division

Batting style Left-hand bat

Bowling style Slow left-arm orthodox

Taijul Islam
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 4s 6s Ct St
Tests 3 6 1 52 19 10.40 114 45.61 0 0 7 0 2 0
First-class 22 36 9 395 64 14.62 703 56.18 0 1 59 3 17 0
List A 18 9 2 32 19 4.57 75 42.66 0 0 2 1 5 0
Twenty20 22 4 2 11 6* 5.50 19 57.89 0 0 0 0 1 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
Tests 3 6 767 390 17 8/39 9/81 22.94 3.05 45.1 0 2 0
First-class 22 40 4989 2516 108 8/39 12/122 23.29 3.02 46.1 5 10 4
List A 18 18 999 782 22 6/19 6/19 35.54 4.69 45.4 0 1 0
Twenty20 22 22 444 520 26 2/12 2/12 20.00 7.02 17.0 0 0 0
Career statistics
Test debut West Indies v Bangladesh at Kingstown, Sep 5-9, 2014 scorecard
Last Test Bangladesh v Zimbabwe at Dhaka, Oct 25-27, 2014 scorecard
Test statistics
First-class debut Barisal Division v Rajshahi Division at Fatullah, Apr 10-13, 2011 scorecard
Last First-class Bangladesh v Zimbabwe at Dhaka, Oct 25-27, 2014 scorecard
List A debut Bangladesh Under-23s v Sri Lanka Under-23s at Singapore, Aug 18, 2013 scorecard
Last List A Sagicor High Performance Centre v Bangladesh A at Black Rock, Jun 12, 2014 scorecard
Twenty20 debut Duronto Rajshahi v Khulna Royal Bengals at Dhaka, Feb 26, 2012 scorecard
Last Twenty20 Prime Bank Cricket Club v UCB-BCB Eleven at Dhaka, Dec 31, 2013 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
1/42, 19, 8/39, 15* Bangladesh v Zimbabwe Dhaka 25 Oct 2014 Test # 2141
2/89, 12, 1/81, 4 Bangladesh v West Indies Gros Islet 13 Sep 2014 Test # 2139
5/135, 2, 0, 0/4 Bangladesh v West Indies Kingstown 5 Sep 2014 Test # 2138
3/109 Bangladeshis v St Kitts & N Basseterre 30 Aug 2014 Other
0, 0/50 Bangladesh A v Sagicor Black Rock 12 Jun 2014 LA
2/95, 11, 1/62, 10 Bangladesh A v Sagicor Bridgetown 2 Jun 2014 FC
3/83, 14, 3/95, 4 Bangladesh A v Sagicor Lucas Street 26 May 2014 FC
8/86, 29*, 2/156, 9* North Z (BD) v South Z (BD) Dhaka 9 May 2014 FC
2*, 6/88, 14, 5/89 North Z (BD) v Cent Z (BD) Savar (3) 3 May 2014 FC
0/10, 6*, 5/83 Rajshahi Div v Dhaka Metro Chittagong 19 Apr 2014 FC
Profile

Taijul Islam is a left-arm spinner from Natore, a northwestern district in Bangladesh. He crept up to prominence with 55 wickets in the 2013-14 first-class season, winning himself first a place in the Bangladesh A side on its tour to the West Indies in May 2014, before making a second trip to the Caribbean a few months later, for the senior side.

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Oct 27, 2014

Taijul Islam appeals unsuccessfully for a wicket, Bangladesh v Zimbabwe, 1st Test, Mirpur, 3rd day, October 27, 2014

Taijul Islam appeals unsuccessfully for a wicket

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Oct 27, 2014

Mushfiqur Rahim and Taijul Islam celebrate Bangladesh's victory, Bangladesh v Zimbabwe, 1st Test, Mirpur, 3rd day, October 27, 2014

Mushfiqur Rahim and Taijul Islam celebrate Bangladesh's victory

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Oct 27, 2014

Taijul Islam's 8 for 39 were the best figures in Bangladesh history, Bangladesh v Zimbabwe, 1st Test, Mirpur, 3rd day, October 27, 2014

Taijul Islam's 8 for 39 were the best figures in Bangladesh history

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Tournament Results
Dhaka v Chittagong at Dhaka - Feb 19, 2013
Dhaka won by 43 runs
Chittagong v Royals at Dhaka - Feb 18, 2013
Chittagong won by 3 wickets (with 5 balls remaining)
Chittagong v Royals at Dhaka - Feb 17, 2013
Match abandoned without a ball bowled
Chittagong v Rajshahi at Dhaka - Feb 16, 2013
Chittagong won by 4 wickets (with 16 balls remaining)
Dhaka v Royals at Dhaka - Feb 15, 2013
Dhaka won by 4 runs
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