Afif Hossain      

Full name Afif Hossain Dhrubo

Born September 22, 1999, Khulna

Current age 19 years 84 days

Major teams Bangladesh, Bangladesh Krira Shikkha Protisthan

Nickname Dhrubo

Playing role Allrounder

Batting style Left-hand bat

Bowling style Right-arm offbreak

Afif Hossain Dhrubo
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 4s 6s Ct St
T20Is Insights on t20i 1 1 0 0 0 0.00 2 0.00 0 0 0 0 1 0
First-class 16 26 2 719 142 29.95 1194 60.21 4 1 85 13 4 0
List A 27 24 6 606 94 33.66 714 84.87 0 5 49 17 10 0
T20s Insights on t20 16 12 3 163 54* 18.11 140 116.42 0 1 13 8 3 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
T20Is Insights on t20i 1 1 12 26 1 1/26 1/26 26.00 13.00 12.0 0 0 0
First-class 16 22 1277 811 18 7/66 7/66 45.05 3.81 70.9 0 1 0
List A 27 22 813 686 16 5/32 5/32 42.87 5.06 50.8 0 1 0
T20s Insights on t20 16 14 180 259 13 5/21 5/21 19.92 8.63 13.8 0 1 0
Career statistics
Only T20I Bangladesh v Sri Lanka at Dhaka, Feb 15, 2018 scorecard
T20I statistics
First-class debut East Zone (Bangladesh) v North Zone (Bangladesh) at Chittagong, Feb 11-14, 2017 scorecard
Last First-class South Zone (Bangladesh) v East Zone (Bangladesh) at Rajshahi, Nov 28-Dec 1, 2018 scorecard
List A debut Bangladesh Under-23s v Pakistan Under-23s at Cox's Bazar, Mar 30, 2017 scorecard
Last List A Bangladesh Emerging Team v Sri Lanka Emerging Team at Colombo (RPS), Dec 13, 2018 scorecard
T20s debut Chittagong Vikings v Rajshahi Kings at Dhaka, Dec 3, 2016 scorecard
Last T20s Ireland A v Bangladesh A at Dublin (Malahide), Aug 17, 2018 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
14, 1/37 BDESH Emerg v SL Emerg Colombo (RPS) 13 Dec 2018 LA
6, 1/41 BDESH Emerg v PAK Emerg Karachi 9 Dec 2018 LA
20, 0/37 BDESH Emerg v HKG Emerg Karachi 7 Dec 2018 Other OD
0/26, 18 BDESH Emerg v UAE Emerging Karachi 6 Dec 2018 Other OD
17, 2/83 East Z (BD) v South Z (BD) Rajshahi 28 Nov 2018 FC
0/37, 9, 0/94 East Z (BD) v North Z (BD) Rajshahi 21 Nov 2018 FC
22, 0/9, 0, 0/0 Khulna Div v Rangpur Div Bogra 5 Nov 2018 FC
1/17 BCB XI v Zimbabweans Chittagong 29 Oct 2018 Other
14, 1/47, 2 Khulna Div v Rajshahi Div Khulna 22 Oct 2018 FC
0/13 BCB XI v Zimbabweans Savar (4) 19 Oct 2018 Other OD
Profile

At 17 years and 72 days, Afif Hossain entered Bangladesh cricket's consciousness when he became the youngest to take a T20 five-for on his debut for Rajshahi Kings in the BPL 2016. Playing in the closing stages of the league phase, Afif ran through Chittagong Vikings with his 5 for 21, including the wicket of Chris Gayle. Afif, primarily a left-handed opening batsman, is the vice-captain of the Bangladesh U-19 side for the 2016 Asia Cup. He is a student of the BKSP, Bangladesh's biggest sports institute, that has also produced the likes of Shakib Al Hasan and Mushfiqur Rahim. He is known as a big-hitter at the U-19 level, and coaches find him similar to Tamim Iqbal.
Mohammad Isam December 2016

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Feb 4, 2018

ESPNcricinfo's team of the U-19 World Cup features as many as four Indians, two Afghans and two Pakistanis

ESPNcricinfo's team of the U-19 World Cup features as many as four Indians, two Afghans and two Pakistanis

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Jan 15, 2018

Afif Hossain flays the ball through cover, Bangladesh v Canada, Under-19 World Cup, Group C, Lincoln, January 15, 2018

Afif Hossain flays the ball through cover

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Nov 27, 2017

Afif Hossain brought up his maiden T20 fifty with a six, Khulna Titans v Rajshahi Kings, BPL 2017-18, Chittagong

Afif Hossain brought up his maiden T20 fifty with a six

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