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Taskin Ahmed      

Full name Taskin Ahmed

Born April 3, 1995, Dhaka

Current age 20 years 50 days

Major teams Bangladesh, Bangladesh A, Bangladesh Cricket Board XI, Bangladesh Under-19s, Chittagong Kings, Dhaka Metropolis, Dhaka Metropolis

Nickname Tazin

Batting style Left-hand bat

Bowling style Right-arm fast-medium

Taskin Ahmed
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 4s 6s Ct St
ODIs 12 5 3 1 1 0.50 6 16.66 0 0 0 0 3 0
T20Is 3 - - - - - - - - - - - 0 0
First-class 10 15 10 57 17 11.40 159 35.84 0 0 7 1 1 0
List A 26 12 7 26 12 5.20 24 108.33 0 0 1 2 4 0
Twenty20 7 2 0 0 0 0.00 2 0.00 0 0 0 0 0 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
ODIs 12 12 552 519 19 5/28 5/28 27.31 5.64 29.0 0 1 0
T20Is 3 2 48 53 2 1/24 1/24 26.50 6.62 24.0 0 0 0
First-class 10 19 1338 696 24 4/66 5/107 29.00 3.12 55.7 1 0 0
List A 26 26 1140 944 40 5/28 5/28 23.60 4.96 28.5 1 1 0
Twenty20 7 6 138 167 10 4/31 4/31 16.70 7.26 13.8 1 0 0
Career statistics
ODI debut Bangladesh v India at Dhaka, Jun 17, 2014 scorecard
Last ODI Bangladesh v Pakistan at Dhaka, Apr 22, 2015 scorecard
ODI statistics
T20I debut Bangladesh v Australia at Dhaka, Apr 1, 2014 scorecard
Last T20I Bangladesh v Pakistan at Dhaka, Apr 24, 2015 scorecard
T20I statistics
First-class debut Barisal Division v Dhaka Metropolis at Barisal, Oct 30-Nov 2, 2011 scorecard
Last First-class Central Zone (Bangladesh) v North Zone (Bangladesh) at Dhaka, Feb 22-25, 2013 scorecard
List A debut Bangladesh A v England Lions at Chittagong, Jan 13, 2012 scorecard
Last List A Bangladesh v Pakistan at Dhaka, Apr 22, 2015 scorecard
Twenty20 debut Chittagong Kings v Dhaka Gladiators at Dhaka, Feb 14, 2013 scorecard
Last Twenty20 Bangladesh v Pakistan at Dhaka, Apr 24, 2015 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
1/29 Bangladesh v Pakistan Dhaka 24 Apr 2015 T20I # 416
0/22 Bangladesh v Pakistan Dhaka 22 Apr 2015 ODI # 3649
0/41 Bangladesh v Pakistan Dhaka 19 Apr 2015 ODI # 3648
3/42 Bangladesh v Pakistan Dhaka 17 Apr 2015 ODI # 3647
3/45, 0 Cent Z (BD) v East Z (BD) Dhaka 9 Apr 2015 LA
2/44 Cent Z (BD) v North Z (BD) Fatullah 5 Apr 2015 LA
3/69, 0* Bangladesh v India Melbourne 19 Mar 2015 ODI # 3641
0/49 Bangladesh v New Zealand Hamilton 13 Mar 2015 ODI # 3634
2/59 Bangladesh v England Adelaide 9 Mar 2015 ODI # 3630
3/43 Bangladesh v Scotland Nelson 5 Mar 2015 ODI # 3624
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 24, 2015

Taskin Ahmed celebrates a wicket with Mashrafe Mortaza, Bangladesh v Pakistan, Only T20I, Dhaka, April 24, 2015

Taskin Ahmed celebrates a wicket with Mashrafe Mortaza

© AFP

Apr 17, 2015

Taskin Ahmed picked up the key wickets of Azhar Ali and Haris Sohail, Bangladesh v Pakistan, 1st ODI, Mirpur, April 17, 2015

Taskin Ahmed picked up the key wickets of Azhar Ali and Haris Sohail

© AFP

Mar 19, 2015

Joined at the chest: Taskin Ahmed and Mashrafe Mortaza celebrate the dismissal of Ajinkya Rahane

Joined at the chest: Taskin Ahmed and Mashrafe Mortaza celebrate the dismissal of Ajinkya Rahane

© Associated Press

Tournament Results
Australia v England at Bridgetown - May 16, 2010
England won by 7 wickets (with 18 balls remaining)
Australia v Pakistan at Gros Islet - May 14, 2010
Australia won by 3 wickets (with 1 ball remaining)
England v Sri Lanka at Gros Islet - May 13, 2010
England won by 7 wickets (with 24 balls remaining)
West Indies v Australia at Gros Islet - May 11, 2010
Australia won by 6 wickets (with 22 balls remaining)
India v Sri Lanka at Gros Islet - May 11, 2010
Sri Lanka won by 5 wickets (with 0 balls remaining)
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