Faisal Hossain      

Full name Faisal Hossain

Born October 26, 1978, Chittagong, Bangladesh

Current age 36 years 128 days

Major teams Bangladesh, Bangladesh A, Chittagong Division, East Zone (Bangladesh), Khelaghar Samaj Kallyan Samity

Also known as Foysal Hossain

Nickname Decans

Batting style Left-hand bat

Bowling style Slow left-arm orthodox

Faisal Hossain
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 4s 6s Ct St
Tests 1 2 0 7 5 3.50 27 25.92 0 0 1 0 0 0
ODIs 6 5 1 43 17 10.75 91 47.25 0 0 3 1 3 0
First-class 112 185 14 6586 180 38.51 11111 59.27 12 37 87 2
List A 100 97 14 2604 93 31.37 0 20 42 0
Twenty20 8 7 1 119 43 19.83 110 108.18 0 0 7 2 4 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
Tests 1 - - - - - - - - - - - -
ODIs 6 2 73 53 1 1/27 1/27 53.00 4.35 73.0 0 0 0
First-class 112 6203 3482 83 5/36 41.95 3.36 74.7 0 2 0
List A 100 1704 1339 48 5/23 5/23 27.89 4.71 35.5 3 2 0
Twenty20 8 6 72 108 4 3/17 3/17 27.00 9.00 18.0 0 0 0
Career statistics
Only Test West Indies v Bangladesh at Gros Islet, May 28-Jun 1, 2004 scorecard
Test statistics
ODI debut West Indies v Bangladesh at St George's, May 19, 2004 scorecard
Last ODI Ireland v Bangladesh at Belfast, Jul 16, 2010 scorecard
ODI statistics
First-class debut 2001/02
Last First-class Barisal Division v Chittagong Division at Savar (2), Feb 23-26, 2015 scorecard
List A debut 2000/01
Last List A Kalabagan Cricket Academy v Legends of Rupganj at Fatullah, Jan 4, 2015 scorecard
Twenty20 debut Chittagong Division v Rajshahi Division at Dhaka, Apr 11, 2010 scorecard
Last Twenty20 Dhaka Metropolis v Chittagong Division at Bogra, Apr 23, 2013 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
3/161, 19 Chittagong D v Barisal Div Savar (2) 23 Feb 2015 FC
25, 0/32, 0 Chittagong D v Rajshahi Div Dhaka 1 Feb 2015 FC
2/30, 8, 2/51, 35 Chittagong D v Rangpur Div Fatullah 25 Jan 2015 FC
1/34, 35 Rupganj v Kalabagan CA Fatullah 4 Jan 2015 LA
1/8, 16 Rupganj v Prime Bank Savar (3) 24 Dec 2014 LA
0/21, 32 Rupganj v Mohammedan Savar (3) 6 Dec 2014 LA
3 Rupganj v Kalabagan CA Savar (4) 30 Nov 2014 LA
6, 0/18 Rupganj v Brothers Savar (3) 27 Nov 2014 LA
1* Rupganj v Victoria SC Savar (3) 24 Nov 2014 LA
0/9, 2 Rupganj v Abahani Ltd Fatullah 21 Nov 2014 LA
Profile

Curiously nicknamed 'Dickens', Faisal is a rare specialist left-hand batsman in the Bangladesh side. At 28, he was a relative latecomer when first selected for the tour to West Indies in 2003-04, but as a seasoned domestic player for Chittagong, he had hogged the headlines that season, after top-scoring with 640-odd runs in the last National Cricket League. He is a gifted timer of the ball who relies more on reflex than technique, who cemented his place with an impressive runs of scores against the touring Zimbabwe A team.

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Nov 25, 2010

Faisal Hossain, Bangladesh's top scorer, leaves the field after being dismissed for 33, Bangladesh v Sri Lanka, Asia Games, Guangzhou, November 25, 2010

Faisal Hossain, Bangladesh's top scorer, leaves the field after being dismissed for 33

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Jul 11, 2010

Jamie Siddons works on Faisal Hossain's technique, Edgbaston, July 11, 2010

Jamie Siddons works on Faisal Hossain's technique

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Oct 23, 2009

Faisal Hossain scored an unbeaten 81, BCB XI v Zimbabweans, Tour match, Fatullah, October 23, 2009

Faisal Hossain scored an unbeaten 81

© Bangladesh Cricket Board

Country Fixtures Country Results
Dhaka Div v Rangpur Div at Dhaka - Mar 2-5
Dhaka Div 294/6
Khulna Div v Dhaka Metro at Savar (3) - Mar 2-5
Khulna Div 299/5
Rajshahi Div v Barisal Div at Savar (2) - Mar 2-5
Barisal Div 235 Rajshahi Div 32/1
Sylhet Div v Chittagong D at Fatullah - Mar 2-5
Sylhet Div 214/3
27th Match, Pool A: Bangladesh v Scotland at Nelson
Mar 5, 2015 (11:00 local | 22:00 GMT -1d | 17:00 EST -1d | 16:00 CST -1d | 14:00 PST -1d)
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