Taskin Ahmed      

Full name Taskin Ahmed

Born April 3, 1995, Dhaka

Current age 22 years 24 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 26 13 4 26 14 2.88 73 35.61 0 0 1 0 7 0
T20Is 15 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 58 28 11 119 38* 7.00 177 67.23 0 0 6 4 13 0
Twenty20 37 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 26 26 1179 1111 41 5/28 5/28 27.09 5.65 28.7 2 1 0
T20Is 15 13 269 308 10 2/32 2/32 30.80 6.86 26.9 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 58 58 2580 2229 90 5/28 5/28 24.76 5.18 28.6 4 1 0
Twenty20 37 35 745 954 37 5/31 5/31 25.78 7.68 20.1 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 Colombo (SSC), Apr 1, 2017 scorecard
ODI statistics
T20I debut Bangladesh v Australia at Dhaka, Apr 1, 2014 scorecard
Last T20I Sri Lanka v Bangladesh at Colombo (RPS), Apr 4, 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 Abahani Limited v Brothers Union at Fatullah, Apr 20, 2017 scorecard
Twenty20 debut Chittagong Kings v Dhaka Gladiators at Dhaka, Feb 14, 2013 scorecard
Last Twenty20 Sri Lanka v Bangladesh at Colombo (RPS), Apr 4, 2017 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
0/53 Abahani Ltd v Brothers Fatullah 20 Apr 2017 LA
1/46 Abahani Ltd v PSC Savar (3) 17 Apr 2017 LA
1/33 Bangladesh v Sri Lanka Colombo (RPS) 4 Apr 2017 T20I # 606
1/50, 14 Bangladesh v Sri Lanka Colombo (SSC) 1 Apr 2017 ODI # 3858
4/47 Bangladesh v Sri Lanka Dambulla 28 Mar 2017 ODI # 3856
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
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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Apr 1, 2017

Tamim Iqbal and Taskin Ahmed were involved in an animated mid-pitch chat, Sri Lanka v Bangladesh, 3rd ODI, Colombo, April 1, 2017

Tamim Iqbal and Taskin Ahmed were involved in an animated mid-pitch chat

© Associated Press

Apr 1, 2017

Taskin Ahmed takes off in his celebration of Upul Tharanga's wicket, Sri Lanka v Bangladesh, 3rd ODI, Colombo, April 1, 2017

Taskin Ahmed takes off in his celebration of Upul Tharanga's wicket

© Associated Press

Mar 28, 2017

Taskin Ahmed became the fifth Bangladesh player to take a hat-trick in ODIs, Sri Lanka v Bangladesh, 2nd ODI, Dambulla, March 28, 2017

Taskin Ahmed became the fifth Bangladesh player to take a hat-trick in ODIs

© AFP

Tour Results
Sri Lanka v Bangladesh at Pallekele - Mar 31, 2013
Sri Lanka won by 17 runs
Sri Lanka v Bangladesh at Pallekele - Mar 28, 2013
Bangladesh won by 3 wickets (with 6 balls remaining) (D/L method)
Sri Lanka v Bangladesh at Hambantota - Mar 25, 2013
No result
Sri Lanka v Bangladesh at Hambantota - Mar 23, 2013
Sri Lanka won by 8 wickets (with 32 balls remaining) (D/L method)
Sri Lanka v Bangladesh at Colombo (RPS) - Mar 16-19, 2013
Sri Lanka won by 7 wickets
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