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Taskin Ahmed      

Full name Taskin Ahmed

Born April 3, 1995, Dhaka

Current age 19 years 262 days

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

Nickname Tazin

Batting style Left-hand bat

Bowling style Right-arm fast-medium

Taskin Ahmed
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 4s 6s Ct St
ODIs 3 2 2 0 0* - 2 0.00 0 0 0 0 0 0
T20Is 2 - - - - - - - - - - - 0 0
First-class 10 15 10 57 17 11.40 159 35.84 0 0 7 1 1 0
List A 10 6 6 12 10* - 11 109.09 0 0 1 0 1 0
Twenty20 6 2 0 0 0 0.00 2 0.00 0 0 0 0 0 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
ODIs 3 3 138 89 7 5/28 5/28 12.71 3.86 19.7 0 1 0
T20Is 2 1 24 24 1 1/24 1/24 24.00 6.00 24.0 0 0 0
First-class 10 19 1338 696 24 4/66 5/107 29.00 3.12 55.7 1 0 0
List A 10 10 444 259 20 5/28 5/28 12.95 3.50 22.2 1 1 0
Twenty20 6 5 114 138 9 4/31 4/31 15.33 7.26 12.6 1 0 0
Career statistics
ODI debut Bangladesh v India at Dhaka, Jun 17, 2014 scorecard
Last ODI West Indies v Bangladesh at St George's, Aug 20, 2014 scorecard
ODI statistics
T20I debut Bangladesh v Australia at Dhaka, Apr 1, 2014 scorecard
Last T20I West Indies v Bangladesh at Basseterre, Aug 27, 2014 scorecard
T20I statistics
First-class debut Barisal Division v Dhaka Metropolis at Barisal, Oct 30-Nov 2, 2011 scorecard
Last First-class Central Zone (Bangladesh) v North Zone (Bangladesh) at Dhaka, Feb 22-25, 2013 scorecard
List A debut Bangladesh A v England Lions at Chittagong, Jan 13, 2012 scorecard
Last List A Abahani Limited v Prime Bank Cricket Club at Fatullah, Dec 15, 2014 scorecard
Twenty20 debut Chittagong Kings v Dhaka Gladiators at Dhaka, Feb 14, 2013 scorecard
Last Twenty20 West Indies v Bangladesh at Basseterre, Aug 27, 2014 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
3/29, 1* Prime Bank v Abahani Ltd Fatullah 15 Dec 2014 LA
0/26 Prime Bank v Kalabagan KC Dhaka 11 Dec 2014 LA
10*, 4/16 Prime Bank v PSC Dhaka 6 Dec 2014 LA
1*, 1/26 Prime Bank v Rupganj Savar (3) 3 Dec 2014 LA
3/26 Prime Bank v Sheikh Jamal Savar (3) 30 Nov 2014 LA
1/16 Prime Bank v Prime DSC Savar (4) 27 Nov 2014 LA
0/11 Bangladesh v Hong Kong Incheon 3 Oct 2014 Other T20
- Bangladesh v West Indies Basseterre 27 Aug 2014 T20I # 404
0*, 0/46 Bangladesh v West Indies St George's 20 Aug 2014 ODI # 3509
1/32 Bangladeshis v Grenada St Andrew's 17 Aug 2014 Other OD
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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Jun 19, 2014

Taskin Ahmed wheels away in celebration after dismissing Akshar Patel, Bangladesh v India, 3rd ODI, Mirpur, June 19, 2014

Taskin Ahmed wheels away in celebration after dismissing Akshar Patel

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Jun 19, 2014

Taskin Ahmed dives to stop a boundary, Bangladesh v India, 3rd ODI, Mirpur, June 19, 2014

Taskin Ahmed dives to stop a boundary

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Jun 17, 2014

Taskin Ahmed's 5 for 28 was the fifth-best figures on ODI debut, Bangladesh v India, 2nd ODI, Mirpur, June 17, 2014

Taskin Ahmed's 5 for 28 was the fifth-best figures on ODI debut

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Tournament Results
Aust U19 v India U19 at Townsville - Aug 26, 2012
India U19 won by 6 wickets (with 14 balls remaining)
NZ U19 v S Africa U19 at Townsville - Aug 25, 2012
S Africa U19 won by 8 wickets (with 212 balls remaining)
Afghan U19 v S Lanka U19 at Brisbane - Aug 24, 2012
S Lanka U19 won by 7 wickets (with 66 balls remaining)
B'desh U19 v Pakistan U19 at Townsville - Aug 24, 2012
B'desh U19 won by 5 wickets (with 22 balls remaining)
England U19 v W Indies U19 at Townsville - Aug 24, 2012
England U19 won by 13 runs
Ireland U19 v Scot U19 at Brisbane - Aug 24, 2012
Scot U19 won by 5 wickets (with 50 balls remaining)
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