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Shahriar Nafees      

Full name Shahriar Nafees Ahmed

Born May 1, 1985, Dhaka, Bangladesh

Current age 29 years 361 days

Major teams Bangladesh, Bangladesh A, Bangladesh Under-19s, Bangladesh Under-23s, Barisal Burners, Barisal Division, Dhaka Warriors, Khulna Royal Bengals

Playing role Top-order batsman

Batting style Left-hand bat

Relation Brother - Iftekhar Nayem

Shahriar Nafees Ahmed
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 4s 6s Ct St
Tests 24 48 0 1267 138 26.39 2268 55.86 1 7 189 1 19 0
ODIs 75 75 5 2201 123* 31.44 3167 69.49 4 13 277 7 13 0
T20Is 1 1 0 25 25 25.00 17 147.05 0 0 3 1 1 0
First-class 76 142 3 4747 219 34.15 7640 62.13 7 29 51 0
List A 126 126 7 3389 147 28.47 4934 68.68 5 19 39 0
Twenty20 30 27 3 644 102* 26.83 622 103.53 1 3 80 5 8 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
Tests 24 - - - - - - - - - - - -
ODIs 75 - - - - - - - - - - - -
T20Is 1 - - - - - - - - - - - -
First-class 76 96 76 0 - - - 4.75 - 0 0 0
List A 126 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Twenty20 30 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Career statistics
Test debut Sri Lanka v Bangladesh at Colombo (RPS), Sep 12-14, 2005 scorecard
Last Test Zimbabwe v Bangladesh at Harare, Apr 17-20, 2013 scorecard
Test statistics
ODI debut England v Bangladesh at Nottingham, Jun 21, 2005 scorecard
Last ODI Bangladesh v Pakistan at Chittagong, Dec 6, 2011 scorecard
ODI statistics
Only T20I Bangladesh v Zimbabwe at Khulna, Nov 28, 2006 scorecard
T20I statistics
First-class debut Bangladesh Under-23s v Zimbabwe A at Fatullah, Mar 12-14, 2004 scorecard
Last First-class Sylhet Division v Barisal Division at Dhaka, Mar 9-12, 2015 scorecard
List A debut Worcestershire v Bangladeshis at Worcester, Jun 12, 2005 scorecard
Last List A South Zone (Bangladesh) v North Zone (Bangladesh) at Fatullah, Apr 9, 2015 scorecard
Twenty20 debut Bangladesh v Zimbabwe at Khulna, Nov 28, 2006 scorecard
Last Twenty20 Mohammedan Sporting Club v UCB-BCB Eleven at Dhaka, Dec 29, 2013 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
10 South Z (BD) v North Z (BD) Fatullah 9 Apr 2015 LA
20 South Z (BD) v Cent Z (BD) Fatullah 6 Apr 2015 LA
90, 71 Barisal Div v Sylhet Div Dhaka 9 Mar 2015 FC
20, 34 Barisal Div v Rajshahi Div Savar (2) 2 Mar 2015 FC
10 Barisal Div v Chittagong D Savar (2) 23 Feb 2015 FC
0/14, 6 Barisal Div v Rangpur Div Savar (3) 16 Feb 2015 FC
91, 0/2, 78 Barisal Div v Dhaka Metro Fatullah 8 Feb 2015 FC
55, 0/2, 219 Barisal Div v Khulna Div Savar (2) 1 Feb 2015 FC
13, 22 Barisal Div v Dhaka Div Dhaka 25 Jan 2015 FC
4 Sheikh Jamal v Rupganj Dhaka 14 Dec 2014 LA
Profile

As a left-hand opening batsman, Shahriar Nafees is a rarity among Bangladesh cricketers, and at the age of 19 he was thrust into the Test squad for their maiden tour of England with just five first-class matches behind him. He hadn't fared too badly in those, however, with 350 runs at 35, and his Under-19 coach Richard McInness reckoned he had the talent and temperament to become a future Test captain. With Nafees Iqbal and Javed Omar established as Bangladesh's opening pair, the England trip was a case of watching and learning for Shahriar. He did get an opportunity in the NatWest Series, and cashed in with 75 in the final one-dayer against Australia.

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Jul 14, 2013

Shahriar Nafees trains with team-mates, Mirpur, July 14, 2013

Shahriar Nafees trains with team-mates

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Jul 14, 2013

Mosharraf Hossain, Shahriar Nafees and Farhad Reza during training, Mirpur, July 14, 2013

Mosharraf Hossain, Shahriar Nafees and Farhad Reza during training

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Feb 26, 2013

Shahriar Nafees looks at his injured hand at training, Mirpur, February 26, 2013

Shahriar Nafees looks at his injured hand at training

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Tour Results
Scotland v New Zealand at Aberdeen - Jul 3, 2008
New Zealand won by 8 wickets (with 212 balls remaining)
Ireland v New Zealand at Aberdeen - Jul 1, 2008
New Zealand won by 290 runs
England v New Zealand at Lord's - Jun 28, 2008
New Zealand won by 51 runs
England v New Zealand at The Oval - Jun 25, 2008
New Zealand won by 1 wicket (with 0 balls remaining)
England v New Zealand at Bristol - Jun 21, 2008
New Zealand won by 22 runs
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