Taskin Ahmed      

Full name Taskin Ahmed

Born April 3, 1995, Dhaka

Current age 21 years 359 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 4 8 0 63 33 7.87 155 40.64 0 0 3 2 1 0
ODIs 24 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 14 23 10 120 33 9.23 314 38.21 0 0 10 3 2 0
List A 54 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 4 8 738 565 7 2/43 3/170 80.71 4.59 105.4 0 0 0
ODIs 24 24 1078 1014 36 5/28 5/28 28.16 5.64 29.9 1 1 0
T20Is 14 12 252 275 9 2/32 2/32 30.55 6.54 28.0 0 0 0
First-class 14 27 2076 1261 31 4/66 5/107 40.67 3.64 66.9 1 0 0
List A 54 54 2383 2033 84 5/28 5/28 24.20 5.11 28.3 3 1 0
Twenty20 36 34 728 921 36 5/31 5/31 25.58 7.59 20.2 1 1 0
Career statistics
Test debut New Zealand v Bangladesh at Wellington, Jan 12-16, 2017 scorecard
Last Test Sri Lanka v Bangladesh at Galle, Mar 7-11, 2017 scorecard
Test statistics
ODI debut Bangladesh v India at Dhaka, Jun 17, 2014 scorecard
Last ODI Sri Lanka v Bangladesh at Dambulla, Mar 25, 2017 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 Sri Lanka v Bangladesh at Galle, Mar 7-11, 2017 scorecard
List A debut Bangladesh A v England Lions at Chittagong, Jan 13, 2012 scorecard
Last List A Sri Lanka v Bangladesh at Dambulla, Mar 25, 2017 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
1/41 Bangladesh v Sri Lanka Dambulla 25 Mar 2017 ODI # 3855
1/51 Bangladesh v SL Pres. XI Colombo (CCC) 22 Mar 2017 Other OD
1/77, 0, 1/32, 5 Bangladesh v Sri Lanka Galle 7 Mar 2017 Test # 2252
3/41 Bangladesh v SL BP XI Moratuwa 2 Mar 2017 Other
1/127, 8, 2/43, 1 Bangladesh v India Hyderabad (Deccan) 9 Feb 2017 Test # 2249
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
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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Mar 25, 2017

Taskin Ahmed exults after removing Upul Tharanga, Sri Lanka v Bangladesh, 1st ODI, Dambulla, March 25, 2017

Taskin Ahmed exults after removing Upul Tharanga

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Mar 14, 2017

Courtney Walsh chats with Bangladesh seamers Kamrul Islam, Subashis Roy and Taskin Ahmed during a nets session, Colombo, March 14, 2017

Courtney Walsh chats with Bangladesh seamers Kamrul Islam, Subashis Roy and Taskin Ahmed

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Mar 7, 2017

Taskin Ahmed bowled Asela Gunaratne off the inside edge, Sri Lanka v Bangladesh, 1st Test, Galle, 1st day, March 7, 2017

Taskin Ahmed bowled Asela Gunaratne off the inside edge

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Country Fixtures Country Results
2nd ODI: Sri Lanka v Bangladesh at Dambulla
Mar 28, 2017 (14:30 local | 09:00 GMT | 05:00 EDT | 04:00 CDT | 02:00 PDT)
Group B: Bdesh U-23s v Pak U-23s at Cox's Bazar
Mar 30, 2017 (09:00 local | 03:00 GMT | 23:00 EDT -1d | 22:00 CDT -1d | 20:00 PDT -1d)
3rd ODI: Sri Lanka v Bangladesh at Colombo (SSC)
Apr 1, 2017 (09:30 local | 04:00 GMT | 00:00 EDT | 23:00 CDT -1d | 21:00 PDT -1d)
1st T20I: Sri Lanka v Bangladesh at Colombo (RPS)
Apr 4, 2017 (19:00 local | 13:30 GMT | 09:30 EDT | 08:30 CDT | 06:30 PDT)
2nd T20I: Sri Lanka v Bangladesh at Colombo (RPS)
Apr 6, 2017 (19:00 local | 13:30 GMT | 09:30 EDT | 08:30 CDT | 06:30 PDT)
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