Taskin Ahmed      

Full name Taskin Ahmed

Born April 3, 1995, Dhaka

Current age 19 years 112 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 2 1 1 0 0* - 2 0.00 0 0 0 0 0 0
T20Is 1 - - - - - - - - - - - 0 0
First-class 10 15 10 57 17 11.40 159 35.84 0 0 7 1 1 0
List A 3 2 2 0 0* - 2 0.00 0 0 0 0 0 0
Twenty20 5 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 2 2 96 43 7 5/28 5/28 6.14 2.68 13.7 0 1 0
T20Is 1 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 3 3 120 74 8 5/28 5/28 9.25 3.70 15.0 0 1 0
Twenty20 5 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 Dhaka, Jun 19, 2014 scorecard
ODI statistics
Only T20I Bangladesh v Australia at Dhaka, Apr 1, 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 Dhaka, Jun 19, 2014 scorecard
Twenty20 debut Chittagong Kings v Dhaka Gladiators at Dhaka, Feb 14, 2013 scorecard
Last Twenty20 Bangladesh v Australia at Dhaka, Apr 1, 2014 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
2/15 Bangladesh v India Dhaka 19 Jun 2014 ODI # 3499
5/28, 0* Bangladesh v India Dhaka 17 Jun 2014 ODI # 3498
1/24 Bangladesh v Australia Dhaka 1 Apr 2014 T20I # 396
1/31 Bangladesh A v South Africa Fatullah 18 Mar 2014 Other T20
0*, 3/50, 4, 1/18 Cent Z (BD) v North Z (BD) Dhaka 22 Feb 2013 FC
2/28, 0 Chittagong v Dhaka Dhaka 19 Feb 2013 T20
1/24 Chittagong v Royals Dhaka 18 Feb 2013 T20
4/31 Chittagong v Rajshahi Dhaka 16 Feb 2013 T20
1/31, 0 Chittagong v Dhaka Dhaka 14 Feb 2013 T20
0/36 BCB XI v Bangladesh Khulna 27 Nov 2012 Other OD
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 19, 2014

Taskin Ahmed wheels away in celebration after dismissing Akshar Patel, Bangladesh v India, 3rd ODI, Mirpur, June 19, 2014

Taskin Ahmed wheels away in celebration after dismissing Akshar Patel

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Jun 19, 2014

Taskin Ahmed dives to stop a boundary, Bangladesh v India, 3rd ODI, Mirpur, June 19, 2014

Taskin Ahmed dives to stop a boundary

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Jun 17, 2014

Taskin Ahmed's 5 for 28 was the fifth-best figures on ODI debut, Bangladesh v India, 2nd ODI, Mirpur, June 17, 2014

Taskin Ahmed's 5 for 28 was the fifth-best figures on ODI debut

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Country Fixtures Country Results
1st ODI: West Indies v Bangladesh at St George's
Aug 20, 2014 (09:30 local | 13:30 GMT | 09:30 EDT | 08:30 CDT | 06:30 PDT)
2nd ODI: West Indies v Bangladesh at St George's
Aug 22, 2014 (09:30 local | 13:30 GMT | 09:30 EDT | 08:30 CDT | 06:30 PDT)
3rd ODI: West Indies v Bangladesh at Basseterre
Aug 25, 2014 (14:30 local | 18:30 GMT | 14:30 EDT | 13:30 CDT | 11:30 PDT)
Only T20I: West Indies v Bangladesh at Basseterre
Aug 27, 2014 (18:30 local | 22:30 GMT | 18:30 EDT | 17:30 CDT | 15:30 PDT)
1st Test: West Indies v Bangladesh at Kingstown
Sep 5-9, 2014 (10:00 local | 14:00 GMT | 10:00 EDT | 09:00 CDT | 07:00 PDT)
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