Taskin Ahmed      

Full name Taskin Ahmed

Born April 3, 1995, Dhaka

Current age 19 years 359 days

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

Nickname Tazin

Batting style Left-hand bat

Bowling style Right-arm fast-medium

Taskin Ahmed
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 4s 6s Ct St
ODIs 9 5 3 1 1 0.50 6 16.66 0 0 0 0 2 0
T20Is 2 - - - - - - - - - - - 0 0
First-class 10 15 10 57 17 11.40 159 35.84 0 0 7 1 1 0
List A 21 11 7 26 12 6.50 22 118.18 0 0 1 2 3 0
Twenty20 6 2 0 0 0 0.00 2 0.00 0 0 0 0 0 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
ODIs 9 9 444 414 16 5/28 5/28 25.87 5.59 27.7 0 1 0
T20Is 2 1 24 24 1 1/24 1/24 24.00 6.00 24.0 0 0 0
First-class 10 19 1338 696 24 4/66 5/107 29.00 3.12 55.7 1 0 0
List A 21 21 912 750 32 5/28 5/28 23.43 4.93 28.5 1 1 0
Twenty20 6 5 114 138 9 4/31 4/31 15.33 7.26 12.6 1 0 0
Career statistics
ODI debut Bangladesh v India at Dhaka, Jun 17, 2014 scorecard
Last ODI Bangladesh v India at Melbourne, Mar 19, 2015 scorecard
ODI statistics
T20I debut Bangladesh v Australia at Dhaka, Apr 1, 2014 scorecard
Last T20I West Indies v Bangladesh at Basseterre, Aug 27, 2014 scorecard
T20I statistics
First-class debut Barisal Division v Dhaka Metropolis at Barisal, Oct 30-Nov 2, 2011 scorecard
Last First-class Central Zone (Bangladesh) v North Zone (Bangladesh) at Dhaka, Feb 22-25, 2013 scorecard
List A debut Bangladesh A v England Lions at Chittagong, Jan 13, 2012 scorecard
Last List A Bangladesh v India at Melbourne, Mar 19, 2015 scorecard
Twenty20 debut Chittagong Kings v Dhaka Gladiators at Dhaka, Feb 14, 2013 scorecard
Last Twenty20 West Indies v Bangladesh at Basseterre, Aug 27, 2014 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
3/69, 0* Bangladesh v India Melbourne 19 Mar 2015 ODI # 3641
0/49 Bangladesh v New Zealand Hamilton 13 Mar 2015 ODI # 3634
2/59 Bangladesh v England Adelaide 9 Mar 2015 ODI # 3630
3/43 Bangladesh v Scotland Nelson 5 Mar 2015 ODI # 3624
0/82, 0 Bangladesh v Sri Lanka Melbourne 26 Feb 2015 ODI # 3615
1, 1/23 Bangladesh v Afghanistan Canberra 18 Feb 2015 ODI # 3605
0*, 1/48 Bangladesh v Ireland Sydney 12 Feb 2015 Other OD
2/41 Bangladesh v Pakistan Sydney 9 Feb 2015 Other OD
1/34 Bangladeshis v Aust XI Brisbane 3 Feb 2015 Other OD
0/15 Prime Bank v Abahani Ltd Dhaka 4 Jan 2015 LA
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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Mar 19, 2015

Joined at the chest: Taskin Ahmed and Mashrafe Mortaza celebrate the dismissal of Ajinkya Rahane

Joined at the chest: Taskin Ahmed and Mashrafe Mortaza celebrate the dismissal of Ajinkya Rahane

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Mar 9, 2015

Bangladesh players are elated after pulling off an incredible win, England v Bangladesh, World Cup 2015, Group A, Adelaide, March 9, 2015

Bangladesh players are elated after pulling off an incredible win

© ICC

Feb 26, 2015

Taskin Ahmed reacts after dropping a catch off his bowling, Bangladesh v Sri Lanka, World Cup 2015, Group A, Melbourne, February 26, 2015

Taskin Ahmed reacts after dropping a catch off his bowling

© AFP

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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