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Tamim Iqbal      

Full name Tamim Iqbal Khan

Born March 20, 1989, Chittagong

Current age 27 years 309 days

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

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 45 86 1 3430 206 40.35 6128 55.97 8 20 427 27 12 0
ODIs 162 161 3 5120 154 32.40 6581 77.79 7 34 580 64 37 0
T20Is 55 55 5 1202 103* 24.04 1042 115.35 1 4 131 28 14 0
First-class 76 140 7 5753 206 43.25 14 33 26 0
List A 205 204 6 6812 154 34.40 8354 81.54 11 43 50 0
Twenty20 135 134 12 3753 130 30.76 3167 118.50 2 26 383 108 35 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
Tests 45 5 30 20 0 - - - 4.00 - 0 0 0
ODIs 162 2 6 13 0 - - - 13.00 - 0 0 0
T20Is 55 - - - - - - - - - - - -
First-class 76 252 193 0 - - - 4.59 - 0 0 0
List A 205 12 19 0 - - - 9.50 - 0 0 0
Twenty20 135 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, Jan 12-16, 2017 scorecard
Test statistics
ODI debut Zimbabwe v Bangladesh at Harare, Feb 9, 2007 scorecard
Last ODI New Zealand v Bangladesh at Nelson, Dec 31, 2016 scorecard
ODI statistics
T20I debut Kenya v Bangladesh at Nairobi (Gym), Sep 1, 2007 scorecard
Last T20I New Zealand v Bangladesh at Mount Maunganui, Jan 8, 2017 scorecard
T20I statistics
First-class debut Chittagong Division v Sylhet Division at Chittagong, Feb 16-18, 2005 scorecard
Last First-class New Zealand v Bangladesh at Christchurch, Jan 20-23, 2017 scorecard
List A debut Rajshahi Division v Chittagong Division at Bogra, Feb 12, 2005 scorecard
Last List A New Zealand v Bangladesh at Nelson, Dec 31, 2016 scorecard
Twenty20 debut Kenya v Bangladesh at Nairobi (Gym), Sep 1, 2007 scorecard
Last Twenty20 New Zealand v Bangladesh at Mount Maunganui, Jan 8, 2017 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
5, 8 Bangladesh v New Zealand Christchurch 20 Jan 2017 Test # 2248
56, 25 Bangladesh v New Zealand Wellington 12 Jan 2017 Test # 2246
24 Bangladesh v New Zealand Mount Maunganui 8 Jan 2017 T20I # 576
13 Bangladesh v New Zealand Mount Maunganui 6 Jan 2017 T20I # 575
11 Bangladesh v New Zealand Napier 3 Jan 2017 T20I # 574
59 Bangladesh v New Zealand Nelson 31 Dec 2016 ODI # 3816
16 Bangladesh v New Zealand Nelson 29 Dec 2016 ODI # 3815
38 Bangladesh v New Zealand Christchurch 26 Dec 2016 ODI # 3814
1 Bangladeshis v NZ XI Whangarei 22 Dec 2016 Other OD
51 Vikings v Raj Kings Dhaka 6 Dec 2016 T20
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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Jan 20, 2017

Tamim Iqbal fell for 5 in his first innings as Bangladesh's Test captain, New Zealand v Bangladesh, 1st Test, Christchurch, 1st day, January 20, 2017

Tamim Iqbal fell for 5 in his first innings as Bangladesh's Test captain

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Jan 15, 2017

Tim Southee bowls to Tamim Iqbal, after being hit, New Zealand v Bangladesh, 1st Test, Wellington, 4th day, January 15, 2017

Tim Southee bowls to Tamim Iqbal

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Jan 12, 2017

Trent Boult appeals for lbw against Tamim Iqbal, New Zealand v Bangladesh, 1st Test, Wellington, 1st day, January 12, 2017

Trent Boult appeals for lbw against Tamim Iqbal

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Notes

Wisden Cricketer of the Year 2011

Tournament Results
Somerset v Surrey at Lord's - Sep 17, 2011
Surrey won by 5 wickets (with 15 balls remaining) (D/L method)
Somerset v Durham at Taunton - Sep 4, 2011
Somerset won by 39 runs (D/L method)
Surrey v Sussex at The Oval - Sep 4, 2011
Surrey won by 71 runs
Hampshire v Scotland at Southampton - Aug 29, 2011
Hampshire won by 115 runs
Kent v Derbyshire at Canterbury - Aug 29, 2011
Derbyshire won by 3 wickets (with 3 balls remaining)
Middlesex v Sussex at Lord's - Aug 29, 2011
Middlesex won by 7 wickets (with 17 balls remaining)
Notts v Lancashire at Nottingham - Aug 29, 2011
Lancashire won by 2 runs
Somerset v Essex at Taunton - Aug 29, 2011
Somerset won by 40 runs
Surrey v Durham at The Oval - Aug 29, 2011
Durham won by 36 runs
Unicorns v Glamorgan at Wormsley - Aug 29, 2011
Unicorns won by 8 runs
Warwickshire v Northants at Birmingham - Aug 29, 2011
Northants won by 5 wickets (with 52 balls remaining)
Yorkshire v Worcs at Leeds - Aug 29, 2011
Yorkshire won by 6 wickets (with 11 balls remaining)
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