Tamim Iqbal      

Full name Tamim Iqbal Khan

Born March 20, 1989, Chittagong

Current age 26 years 330 days

Major teams Bangladesh, Asia XI, Bangladesh A, Bangladesh Under-19s, Chittagong Division, Duronto Rajshahi, Nottinghamshire, Pune Warriors, St Lucia Zouks, Wellington

Playing role Opening batsman

Batting style Left-hand bat

Relation Uncle - Akram Khan, Brother - Nafees Iqbal

Tamim Iqbal Khan
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 4s 6s Ct St
Tests 42 80 1 3118 206 39.46 5628 55.40 7 18 388 27 11 0
ODIs 153 152 3 4713 154 31.63 6029 78.17 6 32 536 62 35 0
T20Is 44 44 3 839 88* 20.46 779 107.70 0 3 99 12 12 0
First-class 72 132 7 5428 206 43.42 13 31 25 0
List A 180 179 5 5691 154 32.70 7015 81.12 8 37 44 0
Twenty20 110 109 8 2884 130 28.55 2471 116.71 1 19 294 80 29 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
Tests 42 5 30 20 0 - - - 4.00 - 0 0 0
ODIs 153 2 6 13 0 - - - 13.00 - 0 0 0
T20Is 44 - - - - - - - - - - - -
First-class 72 252 193 0 - - - 4.59 - 0 0 0
List A 180 12 19 0 - - - 9.50 - 0 0 0
Twenty20 110 2 13 18 0 - - - 8.30 - 0 0 0
Career statistics
Test debut New Zealand v Bangladesh at Dunedin, Jan 4-6, 2008 scorecard
Last Test Bangladesh v South Africa at Dhaka, Jul 30-Aug 3, 2015 scorecard
Test statistics
ODI debut Zimbabwe v Bangladesh at Harare, Feb 9, 2007 scorecard
Last ODI Bangladesh v Zimbabwe at Dhaka, Nov 11, 2015 scorecard
ODI statistics
T20I debut Kenya v Bangladesh at Nairobi (Gym), Sep 1, 2007 scorecard
Last T20I Bangladesh v Zimbabwe at Khulna, Jan 22, 2016 scorecard
T20I statistics
First-class debut Chittagong Division v Sylhet Division at Chittagong, Feb 16-18, 2005 scorecard
Last First-class Chittagong Division v Rajshahi Division at Chittagong, Oct 17-20, 2015 scorecard
List A debut Rajshahi Division v Chittagong Division at Bogra, Feb 12, 2005 scorecard
Last List A Bangladesh v Zimbabwe at Dhaka, Nov 11, 2015 scorecard
Twenty20 debut Kenya v Bangladesh at Nairobi (Gym), Sep 1, 2007 scorecard
Last Twenty20 Islamabad United v Peshawar Zalmi at Sharjah, Feb 12, 2016 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
80* Zalmi v Islamabad Un Sharjah 12 Feb 2016 T20
37 Zalmi v Karachi Kngs Sharjah 11 Feb 2016 T20
14 Zalmi v Quetta Glad Dubai (DSC) 7 Feb 2016 T20
55* Zalmi v Qalandars Dubai (DSC) 6 Feb 2016 T20
51 Zalmi v Islamabad Un Dubai (DSC) 5 Feb 2016 T20
1 Bangladesh v Zimbabwe Khulna 22 Jan 2016 T20I # 484
23 Bangladesh v Zimbabwe Khulna 17 Jan 2016 T20I # 481
29 Bangladesh v Zimbabwe Khulna 15 Jan 2016 T20I # 479
8 Vikings v Dynamites Dhaka 8 Dec 2015 T20
27 Vikings v Victorians Chittagong 3 Dec 2015 T20
Profile

Tamim Iqbal was already one of Bangladesh's most assured batsmen at the time of his 21st birthday, and will be a vital component at the top of the order for years to come. His promise was apparent when, batting for the Under-19s against England at the end of 2005, he smashed 112 from just 71 balls to help Bangladesh cruise to victory. The left-hander is regarded as one of the most exciting prospects in Bangladesh cricket and is arguably the hardest hitter of the cricket ball in the country. His elegance and style through the off side is a treat to watch but his trademark shot is the straight drive, capped with a text-book like follow-through.

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Jan 15, 2016

Tamim Iqbal steers the ball on to the leg side, Bangladesh v Zimbabwe, 1st T20I, Khulna, January 15, 2016

Tamim Iqbal steers the ball on to the leg side

© AFP

Dec 2, 2015

Tamim Iqbal swivels for a pull, Sylhet Superstars v Chittagong Vikings, BPL, Chittagong, December 2, 2015

Tamim Iqbal swivels for a pull

© BCB

Nov 23, 2015

Tamim Iqbal and Tillakaratne Dilshan have a chat with the umpire, Sylhet Superstars v Chittagong Vikings, BPL, Mirpur, November 23, 2015

Tamim Iqbal and Tillakaratne Dilshan have a chat with the umpire

© Daily Kaler Kantho

Notes

Wisden Cricketer of the Year 2011

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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