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Taskin Ahmed      

Full name Taskin Ahmed

Born April 3, 1995, Dhaka

Current age 19 years 142 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 3 2 2 0 0* - 2 0.00 0 0 0 0 0 0
T20Is 1 - - - - - - - - - - - 0 0
First-class 10 15 10 57 17 11.40 159 35.84 0 0 7 1 1 0
List A 4 3 3 0 0* - 2 0.00 0 0 0 0 0 0
Twenty20 5 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 3 3 138 89 7 5/28 5/28 12.71 3.86 19.7 0 1 0
T20Is 1 1 24 24 1 1/24 1/24 24.00 6.00 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 4 4 162 120 8 5/28 5/28 15.00 4.44 20.2 0 1 0
Twenty20 5 5 114 138 9 4/31 4/31 15.33 7.26 12.6 1 0 0
Career statistics
ODI debut Bangladesh v India at Dhaka, Jun 17, 2014 scorecard
Last ODI West Indies v Bangladesh at St George's, Aug 20, 2014 scorecard
ODI statistics
Only T20I Bangladesh v Australia at Dhaka, Apr 1, 2014 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 West Indies v Bangladesh at St George's, Aug 20, 2014 scorecard
Twenty20 debut Chittagong Kings v Dhaka Gladiators at Dhaka, Feb 14, 2013 scorecard
Last Twenty20 Bangladesh v Australia at Dhaka, Apr 1, 2014 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
0*, 0/46 Bangladesh v West Indies St George's 20 Aug 2014 ODI # 3509
1/32 Bangladeshis v Grenada St Andrew's 17 Aug 2014 Other OD
2/15 Bangladesh v India Dhaka 19 Jun 2014 ODI # 3499
5/28, 0* Bangladesh v India Dhaka 17 Jun 2014 ODI # 3498
1/24 Bangladesh v Australia Dhaka 1 Apr 2014 T20I # 396
1/31 Bangladesh A v South Africa Fatullah 18 Mar 2014 Other T20
0*, 3/50, 4, 1/18 Cent Z (BD) v North Z (BD) Dhaka 22 Feb 2013 FC
2/28, 0 Chittagong v Dhaka Dhaka 19 Feb 2013 T20
1/24 Chittagong v Royals Dhaka 18 Feb 2013 T20
4/31 Chittagong v Rajshahi Dhaka 16 Feb 2013 T20
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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Jun 19, 2014

Taskin Ahmed wheels away in celebration after dismissing Akshar Patel, Bangladesh v India, 3rd ODI, Mirpur, June 19, 2014

Taskin Ahmed wheels away in celebration after dismissing Akshar Patel

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Jun 19, 2014

Taskin Ahmed dives to stop a boundary, Bangladesh v India, 3rd ODI, Mirpur, June 19, 2014

Taskin Ahmed dives to stop a boundary

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Jun 17, 2014

Taskin Ahmed's 5 for 28 was the fifth-best figures on ODI debut, Bangladesh v India, 2nd ODI, Mirpur, June 17, 2014

Taskin Ahmed's 5 for 28 was the fifth-best figures on ODI debut

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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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