Imrul Kayes      

Full name Imrul Kayes

Born February 2, 1987, Meherpur, Khulna

Current age 32 years 198 days

Major teams Bangladesh, Bangladesh A, Bangladesh Cricket Board XI, Khulna Division, Rangpur Riders, South Zone (Bangladesh)

Playing role Opening batsman

Batting style Left-hand bat

Fielding position Occasional wicketkeeper

Imrul Kayes
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 4s 6s Ct St
Tests 37 72 2 1776 150 25.37 3681 48.24 3 4 238 11 35 0
ODIs 78 78 2 2434 144 32.02 3423 71.10 4 16 238 37 21 0
T20Is 14 13 0 119 36 9.15 134 88.80 0 0 14 3 4 0
First-class 107 194 7 6371 204 34.06 17 21 99 0
List A 176 176 7 5737 144 33.94 7723 74.28 10 35 568 112 59 2
T20s 106 104 7 2132 82* 21.97 1849 115.30 0 8 197 79 35 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
Tests 37 4 24 12 0 - - - 3.00 - 0 0 0
ODIs 78 - - - - - - - - - - - -
T20Is 14 - - - - - - - - - - - -
First-class 107 22 303 217 3 1/6 1/6 72.33 4.29 101.0 0 0 0
List A 176 5 36 38 2 2/18 2/18 19.00 6.33 18.0 0 0 0
T20s 106 3 30 33 0 - - - 6.60 - 0 0 0
Career statistics
Test debut South Africa v Bangladesh at Bloemfontein, Nov 19-22, 2008 scorecard
Last Test Bangladesh v West Indies at Chattogram, Nov 22-24, 2018 scorecard
Test statistics
ODI debut Bangladesh v New Zealand at Chattogram, Oct 14, 2008 scorecard
Last ODI Bangladesh v West Indies at Dhaka, Dec 11, 2018 scorecard
ODI statistics
T20I debut Bangladesh v Pakistan at Gros Islet, May 1, 2010 scorecard
Last T20I South Africa v Bangladesh at Potchefstroom, Oct 29, 2017 scorecard
T20I statistics
First-class debut Khulna Division v Dhaka Division at Khulna, Feb 14-17, 2007 scorecard
Last First-class Bangladesh A v Afghanistan A at Chattogram, Jul 12-15, 2019 scorecard
List A debut Khulna Division v Rajshahi Division at Fatullah, Mar 27, 2007 scorecard
Last List A Bangladesh A v Afghanistan A at Savar, Jul 29, 2019 scorecard
T20s debut Ireland v Bangladesh A at Eglinton, Jun 27, 2008 scorecard
Last T20s Comilla Victorians v Dhaka Dynamites at Dhaka, Feb 8, 2019 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
21 Bangladesh A v Afghan A Savar 29 Jul 2019 LA
33 Bangladesh A v Afghan A Savar 27 Jul 2019 LA
23 Bangladesh A v Afghan A Chattogram 24 Jul 2019 LA
40 Bangladesh A v Afghan A Chattogram 21 Jul 2019 LA
28 Bangladesh A v Afghan A Chattogram 19 Jul 2019 LA
2 Bangladesh A v Afghan A Chattogram 12 Jul 2019 FC
0, 34 Bangladesh A v Afghan A Khulna 5 Jul 2019 FC
18 Gazi Group v Prime Bank Savar (4) 11 Apr 2019 LA
5 Gazi Group v Shinepukur Dhaka 8 Apr 2019 LA
0 Gazi Group v Brothers Savar (4) 5 Apr 2019 LA
Profile

Imrul Kayes is one half of Bangladesh's most successful opening partnership in Tests and ODIs. The other half is Tamim Iqbal, their most prolific opener. The pair holds the world record for the highest second-innings opening stand in Test cricket, which they achieved against Pakistan in 2015, when they stitched together 312, breaking a 55-year record set by Colin Cowdrey and Geoff Pullar in 1960.

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Jan 24, 2019

Imrul Kayes was Bangladesh's top-scorer in the ODI series in New Zealand in 2016

Imrul Kayes was Bangladesh's top-scorer in the ODI series in New Zealand in 2016

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Dec 9, 2018

Imrul Kayes is bowled by Oshane Thomas, Bangladesh v West Indies, 1st ODI, Dhaka, December 9, 2018

Imrul Kayes is bowled by Oshane Thomas

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Dec 9, 2018

Oshane Thomas makes a mess of Imrul Kayes' stumps, Bangladesh v West Indies, 1st ODI, Dhaka, December 9, 2018

Oshane Thomas makes a mess of Imrul Kayes' stumps

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