Tamim Iqbal      

Full name Tamim Iqbal Khan

Born March 20, 1989, Chittagong

Current age 30 years 88 days

Major teams Bangladesh, Asia XI, Bangladesh A, Bangladesh Under-19s, Chittagong Division, Duronto Rajshahi, ICC World XI, Nottinghamshire, Peshawar Zalmi, Pune Warriors, St Lucia Zouks, Wellington, World-XI

Playing role Opening batsman

Batting style Left-hand bat

Relation Uncle - Akram Khan, Brother - Nafees Iqbal

Tamim Iqbal Khan
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 4s 6s Ct St
Tests 58 112 1 4327 206 38.98 7648 56.57 9 27 538 35 14 0
ODIs 196 194 8 6695 154 35.99 8591 77.93 11 46 733 82 50 0
T20Is 75 75 5 1613 103* 23.04 1383 116.63 1 6 174 41 18 0
First-class 88 164 7 6637 206 42.27 15 40 28 0
List A 242 240 11 8611 157 37.60 10589 81.32 16 55 63 0
T20s 191 190 17 5225 141* 30.20 4349 120.14 3 33 538 159 55 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
Tests 58 5 30 20 0 - - - 4.00 - 0 0 0
ODIs 196 2 6 13 0 - - - 13.00 - 0 0 0
T20Is 75 - - - - - - - - - - - -
First-class 88 252 193 0 - - - 4.59 - 0 0 0
List A 242 12 19 0 - - - 9.50 - 0 0 0
T20s 191 2 13 18 0 - - - 8.30 - 0 0 0
Career statistics
Test debut New Zealand v Bangladesh at Dunedin, Jan 4-6, 2008 scorecard
Last Test New Zealand v Bangladesh at Wellington, Mar 8-12, 2019 scorecard
Test statistics
ODI debut Zimbabwe v Bangladesh at Harare, Feb 9, 2007 scorecard
Last ODI England v Bangladesh at Cardiff, Jun 8, 2019 scorecard
ODI statistics
T20I debut Kenya v Bangladesh at Nairobi (Gym), Sep 1, 2007 scorecard
Last T20I Bangladesh v West Indies at Dhaka, Dec 22, 2018 scorecard
T20I statistics
First-class debut Chittagong Division v Sylhet Division at Chattogram, Feb 16-18, 2005 scorecard
Last First-class New Zealand v Bangladesh at Wellington, Mar 8-12, 2019 scorecard
List A debut Rajshahi Division v Chittagong Division at Bogra, Feb 12, 2005 scorecard
Last List A England v Bangladesh at Cardiff, Jun 8, 2019 scorecard
T20s debut Kenya v Bangladesh at Nairobi (Gym), Sep 1, 2007 scorecard
Last T20s Comilla Victorians v Dhaka Dynamites at Dhaka, Feb 8, 2019 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
19 Bangladesh v England Cardiff 8 Jun 2019 ODI # 4153
24 Bangladesh v New Zealand The Oval 5 Jun 2019 ODI # 4151
16 Bangladesh v South Africa The Oval 2 Jun 2019 ODI # 4147
18 Bangladesh v West Indies Dublin (Malahide) 17 May 2019 ODI # 4137
57 Bangladesh v Ireland Dublin 15 May 2019 ODI # 4136
21 Bangladesh v West Indies Dublin (Malahide) 13 May 2019 ODI # 4134
80 Bangladesh v West Indies Dublin 7 May 2019 ODI # 4129
21 Bangladeshis v Ireland A Dublin 5 May 2019 LA
74, 4 Bangladesh v New Zealand Wellington 8 Mar 2019 Test # 2350
126, 74 Bangladesh v New Zealand Hamilton 28 Feb 2019 Test # 2349
Profile

Tamim Iqbal was already one of Bangladesh's most assured batsmen at the time of his 21st birthday, and will be a vital component at the top of the order for years to come. His promise was apparent when, batting for the Under-19s against England at the end of 2005, he smashed 112 from just 71 balls to help Bangladesh cruise to victory. The left-hander is regarded as one of the most exciting prospects in Bangladesh cricket and is arguably the hardest hitter of the cricket ball in the country. His elegance and style through the off side is a treat to watch but his trademark shot is the straight drive, capped with a text-book like follow-through.

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Jun 8, 2019

Tamim Iqbal plays a shot, England v Bangladesh, World Cup 2019, Cardiff, June 8, 2019

Tamim Iqbal plays a shot

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Jun 5, 2019

Tamim Iqbal made a cautious start, Bangladesh v New Zealand, World Cup 2019, The Oval, June 5, 2019

Tamim Iqbal made a cautious start

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Jun 2, 2019

Tamim Iqbal (L) and Soumya Sarkar (C) run between the wickets as Kagiso Rabada (R) looks on, Bangladesh v South Africa, World Cup 2019, The Oval, June 2, 2019

Tamim Iqbal (L) and Soumya Sarkar (C) run between the wickets as Kagiso Rabada (R) looks on

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Notes

Wisden Cricketer of the Year 2011