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Taskin Ahmed      

Full name Taskin Ahmed

Born April 3, 1995, Dhaka

Current age 21 years 295 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 1 2 0 8 5 4.00 43 18.60 0 0 1 0 0 0
ODIs 23 12 4 12 4* 1.50 46 26.08 0 0 0 0 5 0
T20Is 14 3 2 17 15* 17.00 18 94.44 0 0 1 1 1 0
First-class 11 17 10 65 17 9.28 202 32.17 0 0 8 1 1 0
List A 53 27 11 105 38* 6.56 150 70.00 0 0 5 4 11 0
Twenty20 36 9 3 20 15* 3.33 35 57.14 0 0 1 1 4 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
Tests 1 2 210 179 1 1/141 1/179 179.00 5.11 210.0 0 0 0
ODIs 23 23 1024 973 35 5/28 5/28 27.80 5.70 29.2 1 1 0
T20Is 14 12 252 275 9 2/32 2/32 30.55 6.54 28.0 0 0 0
First-class 11 21 1548 875 25 4/66 5/107 35.00 3.39 61.9 1 0 0
List A 53 53 2329 1992 83 5/28 5/28 24.00 5.13 28.0 3 1 0
Twenty20 36 34 728 921 36 5/31 5/31 25.58 7.59 20.2 1 1 0
Career statistics
Only Test New Zealand v Bangladesh at Wellington, Jan 12-16, 2017 scorecard
Test statistics
ODI debut Bangladesh v India at Dhaka, Jun 17, 2014 scorecard
Last ODI New Zealand v Bangladesh at Nelson, Dec 31, 2016 scorecard
ODI statistics
T20I debut Bangladesh v Australia at Dhaka, Apr 1, 2014 scorecard
Last T20I New Zealand v Bangladesh at Mount Maunganui, Jan 8, 2017 scorecard
T20I statistics
First-class debut Barisal Division v Dhaka Metropolis at Barisal, Oct 30-Nov 2, 2011 scorecard
Last First-class New Zealand v Bangladesh at Wellington, Jan 12-16, 2017 scorecard
List A debut Bangladesh A v England Lions at Chittagong, Jan 13, 2012 scorecard
Last List A New Zealand v Bangladesh at Nelson, Dec 31, 2016 scorecard
Twenty20 debut Chittagong Kings v Dhaka Gladiators at Dhaka, Feb 14, 2013 scorecard
Last Twenty20 New Zealand v Bangladesh at Mount Maunganui, Jan 8, 2017 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
8, 1/86, 33, 0/21 Bangladesh v New Zealand Christchurch 20 Jan 2017 Test # 2248
3, 1/141, 5, 0/38 Bangladesh v New Zealand Wellington 12 Jan 2017 Test # 2246
0/37 Bangladesh v New Zealand Mount Maunganui 8 Jan 2017 T20I # 576
4*, 0/41 Bangladesh v New Zealand Nelson 31 Dec 2016 ODI # 3816
2/45, 0 Bangladesh v New Zealand Nelson 29 Dec 2016 ODI # 3815
2/70, 2 Bangladesh v New Zealand Christchurch 26 Dec 2016 ODI # 3814
1*, 0/19 Bangladeshis v NZ XI Whangarei 22 Dec 2016 Other OD
0, 0/31 Vikings v Raj Kings Dhaka 6 Dec 2016 T20
2, 0/34 Vikings v Raj Kings Dhaka 3 Dec 2016 T20
0/23 Vikings v Dynamites Dhaka 2 Dec 2016 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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Jan 23, 2017

Taskin Ahmed bends his back, New Zealand v Bangladesh, 2nd Test, Christchurch, 4th day, January 23, 2017

Taskin Ahmed bends his back

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Jan 23, 2017

Taskin Ahmed was unlucky to finish with only one wicket, New Zealand v Bangladesh, 2nd Test, Christchurch, 4th day, January 23, 2017

Taskin Ahmed was unlucky to finish with only one wicket

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Jan 21, 2017

Taskin Ahmed was delighted after removing Tom Latham, New Zealand v Bangladesh, 2nd Test, Christchurch, 2nd day, January 21, 2017

Taskin Ahmed was delighted after removing Tom Latham

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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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