Taijul Islam      

Full name Taijul Islam

Born February 7, 1992, Natore

Current age 22 years 221 days

Major teams Bangladesh, Bangladesh Under-19s, Bangladesh Under-23s, Duronto Rajshahi, Prime Doleshwar Sporting Club, Rajshahi Division

Batting style Left-hand bat

Bowling style Slow left-arm orthodox

Taijul Islam
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 4s 6s Ct St
Tests 1 2 0 2 2 1.00 22 9.09 0 0 0 0 0 0
First-class 20 32 8 345 64 14.37 611 56.46 0 1 52 3 15 0
List A 18 9 2 32 19 4.57 75 42.66 0 0 2 1 5 0
Twenty20 22 4 2 11 6* 5.50 19 57.89 0 0 0 0 1 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
Tests 1 2 288 139 5 5/135 5/139 27.80 2.89 57.6 0 1 0
First-class 20 36 4510 2265 96 8/86 12/122 23.59 3.01 46.9 5 9 4
List A 18 18 999 782 22 6/19 6/19 35.54 4.69 45.4 0 1 0
Twenty20 22 22 444 520 26 2/12 2/12 20.00 7.02 17.0 0 0 0
Career statistics
Only Test West Indies v Bangladesh at Kingstown, Sep 5-9, 2014 scorecard
Test statistics
First-class debut Barisal Division v Rajshahi Division at Fatullah, Apr 10-13, 2011 scorecard
Last First-class West Indies v Bangladesh at Kingstown, Sep 5-9, 2014 scorecard
List A debut Bangladesh Under-23s v Sri Lanka Under-23s at Singapore, Aug 18, 2013 scorecard
Last List A Sagicor High Performance Centre v Bangladesh A at Black Rock, Jun 12, 2014 scorecard
Twenty20 debut Duronto Rajshahi v Khulna Royal Bengals at Dhaka, Feb 26, 2012 scorecard
Last Twenty20 Prime Bank Cricket Club v UCB-BCB Eleven at Dhaka, Dec 31, 2013 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
5/135, 2, 0, 0/4 Bangladesh v West Indies Kingstown 5 Sep 2014 Test # 2138
3/109 Bangladeshis v St Kitts & N Basseterre 30 Aug 2014 Other
0, 0/50 Bangladesh A v Sagicor Black Rock 12 Jun 2014 LA
2/95, 11, 1/62, 10 Bangladesh A v Sagicor Bridgetown 2 Jun 2014 FC
3/83, 14, 3/95, 4 Bangladesh A v Sagicor Lucas Street 26 May 2014 FC
8/86, 29*, 2/156, 9* North Z (BD) v South Z (BD) Dhaka 9 May 2014 FC
2*, 6/88, 14, 5/89 North Z (BD) v Cent Z (BD) Savar (3) 3 May 2014 FC
0/10, 6*, 5/83 Rajshahi Div v Dhaka Metro Chittagong 19 Apr 2014 FC
5*, 0/24, 1/35 Rajshahi Div v Chittagong D Savar (3) 12 Apr 2014 FC
1, 3/12 Bangladesh A v South Africa Fatullah 18 Mar 2014 Other T20
Profile

Taijul Islam is a left-arm spinner from Natore, a northwestern district in Bangladesh. He crept up to prominence with 55 wickets in the 2013-14 first-class season, winning himself first a place in the Bangladesh A side on its tour to the West Indies in May 2014, before making a second trip to the Caribbean a few months later, for the senior side.

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Sep 14, 2014

Taijul Islam struggles against a bouncer, West Indies v Bangladesh, 2nd Test, St. Lucia, 2nd day, September 14, 2014

Taijul Islam struggles against a bouncer

© WICB Media Photo/Randy Brooks

Sep 14, 2014

Taijul slices a catch away to third man off Kemar Roach, West Indies v Bangladesh, 2nd Test, St. Lucia, 2nd day, September 14, 2014

Taijul slices a catch away to third man

© AFP

Sep 13, 2014

Taijul Islam celebrates a wicket, West Indies v Bangladesh, 2nd Test, St. Lucia, 1st day, September 13, 2014

Taijul Islam celebrates a wicket

© WICB

Tournament Results
Super Kings v Mum Indians at Kolkata - May 26, 2013
Mum Indians won by 23 runs
Mum Indians v Royals at Kolkata - May 24, 2013
Mum Indians won by 4 wickets (with 1 ball remaining)
Royals v Sunrisers at Delhi - May 22, 2013
Royals won by 4 wickets (with 4 balls remaining)
Super Kings v Mum Indians at Delhi - May 21, 2013
Super Kings won by 48 runs
Sunrisers v KKR at Hyderabad (Deccan) - May 19, 2013
Sunrisers won by 5 wickets (with 7 balls remaining)
Warriors v Daredevils at Pune - May 19, 2013
Warriors won by 38 runs
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