Taskin Ahmed      

Full name Taskin Ahmed

Born April 3, 1995, Dhaka

Current age 22 years 259 days

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

Nickname Tazin

Playing role Bowler

Batting style Left-hand bat

Bowling style Right-arm fast

Taskin Ahmed
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 4s 6s Ct St
Tests Insights on test 5 10 0 68 33 6.80 166 40.96 0 0 3 2 1 0
ODIs Insights on odi 32 16 6 41 14 4.10 99 41.41 0 0 2 0 7 0
T20Is Insights on t20i 17 5 2 21 15* 7.00 22 95.45 0 0 2 1 1 0
First-class 15 25 10 125 33 8.33 325 38.46 0 0 10 3 2 0
List A 64 31 13 134 38* 7.44 203 66.00 0 0 7 4 13 0
T20s Insights on t20 50 13 4 26 15* 2.88 42 61.90 0 0 2 1 5 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
Tests Insights on test 5 10 930 682 7 2/43 3/170 97.42 4.40 132.8 0 0 0
ODIs Insights on odi 32 31 1413 1401 45 5/28 5/28 31.13 5.94 31.4 2 1 0
T20Is Insights on t20i 17 15 299 370 10 2/32 2/32 37.00 7.42 29.9 0 0 0
First-class 15 29 2268 1378 31 4/66 5/107 44.45 3.64 73.1 1 0 0
List A 64 63 2814 2519 94 5/28 5/28 26.79 5.37 29.9 4 1 0
T20s Insights on t20 50 47 990 1351 51 5/31 5/31 26.49 8.18 19.4 1 1 0
Career statistics
Test debut New Zealand v Bangladesh at Wellington, Jan 12-16, 2017 scorecard
Last Test South Africa v Bangladesh at Potchefstroom, Sep 28-Oct 2, 2017 scorecard
Test statistics
ODI debut Bangladesh v India at Dhaka, Jun 17, 2014 scorecard
Last ODI South Africa v Bangladesh at East London, Oct 22, 2017 scorecard
ODI statistics
T20I debut Bangladesh v Australia at Dhaka, Apr 1, 2014 scorecard
Last T20I South Africa v Bangladesh at Potchefstroom, Oct 29, 2017 scorecard
T20I statistics
First-class debut Barisal Division v Dhaka Metropolis at Barisal, Oct 30-Nov 2, 2011 scorecard
Last First-class South Africa v Bangladesh at Potchefstroom, Sep 28-Oct 2, 2017 scorecard
List A debut Bangladesh A v England Lions at Chittagong, Jan 13, 2012 scorecard
Last List A South Africa v Bangladesh at East London, Oct 22, 2017 scorecard
T20s debut Chittagong Kings v Dhaka Gladiators at Dhaka, Feb 14, 2013 scorecard
Last T20s Rajshahi Kings v Chittagong Vikings at Dhaka, Dec 5, 2017 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
1/29 Vikings v Kings Dhaka 5 Dec 2017 T20
1* Vikings v Sixers Dhaka 3 Dec 2017 T20
1/36, 1 Vikings v Kings Chittagong 29 Nov 2017 T20
1/35 Vikings v Dynamites Chittagong 27 Nov 2017 T20
1/38 Vikings v Riders Chittagong 25 Nov 2017 T20
3/31 Vikings v Sixers Chittagong 24 Nov 2017 T20
1/38 Vikings v Titans Dhaka 17 Nov 2017 T20
0/18 Vikings v Victorians Dhaka 14 Nov 2017 T20
3/43 Vikings v Titans Dhaka 12 Nov 2017 T20
3/31 Vikings v Riders Sylhet 8 Nov 2017 T20
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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Nov 8, 2017

Taskin Ahmed bowled an over in which three wickets fell, Chittagong Vikings v Rangpur Riders, Bangladesh Premier League, Sylhet, November 8, 2017

Taskin Ahmed bowled an over in which three wickets fell

© Raton Gomes/BCB

Oct 29, 2017

Taskin Ahmed in his follow through, South Africa v Bangladesh, 2nd T20I, Potchefstroom, October 29, 2017

Taskin Ahmed in his follow through

© AFP

Oct 24, 2017

Masrafe Mortaza has been Bangladesh's most successful ODI paceman since 2015

Masrafe Mortaza has been Bangladesh's most successful ODI paceman since 2015

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