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Taijul Islam      

Full name Taijul Islam

Born February 7, 1992, Natore

Current age 25 years 83 days

Major teams Bangladesh, Bangladesh Under-19s, Bangladesh Under-23s, Duronto Rajshahi, Prime Doleshwar Sporting Club, Rajshahi Division

Playing role Bowler

Batting style Left-hand bat

Bowling style Slow left-arm orthodox

Taijul Islam
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 4s 6s Ct St
Tests 13 21 4 182 32 10.70 414 43.96 0 0 26 0 6 0
ODIs 4 2 0 21 11 10.50 40 52.50 0 0 2 0 1 0
First-class 41 62 14 590 64 12.29 1132 52.12 0 1 84 5 24 0
List A 61 32 11 183 19 8.71 338 54.14 0 0 15 2 27 0
Twenty20 45 13 4 76 14 8.44 93 81.72 0 0 5 2 5 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
Tests 13 24 3154 1645 48 8/39 9/81 34.27 3.12 65.7 0 3 0
ODIs 4 4 222 151 5 4/11 4/11 30.20 4.08 44.4 1 0 0
First-class 41 73 9290 4787 175 8/39 12/122 27.35 3.09 53.0 6 14 4
List A 61 61 3037 2254 81 6/19 6/19 27.82 4.45 37.4 3 1 0
Twenty20 45 45 872 977 44 3/18 3/18 22.20 6.72 19.8 0 0 0
Career statistics
Test debut West Indies v Bangladesh at Kingstown, Sep 5-9, 2014 scorecard
Last Test Sri Lanka v Bangladesh at Colombo (PSS), Mar 15-19, 2017 scorecard
Test statistics
ODI debut Bangladesh v Zimbabwe at Dhaka, Dec 1, 2014 scorecard
Last ODI Bangladesh v Afghanistan at Dhaka, Sep 28, 2016 scorecard
ODI statistics
First-class debut Barisal Division v Rajshahi Division at Fatullah, Apr 10-13, 2011 scorecard
Last First-class Sri Lanka v Bangladesh at Colombo (PSS), Mar 15-19, 2017 scorecard
List A debut Bangladesh Under-23s v Sri Lanka Under-23s at Singapore, Aug 18, 2013 scorecard
Last List A Victoria Sporting Club v Mohammedan Sporting Club at Savar (4), Apr 30, 2017 scorecard
Twenty20 debut Duronto Rajshahi v Khulna Royal Bengals at Dhaka, Feb 26, 2012 scorecard
Last Twenty20 Rangpur Riders v Barisal Bulls at Dhaka, Dec 3, 2016 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
4/37 Mohammedan v Victoria SC Savar (4) 30 Apr 2017 LA
2/39, 14* Mohammedan v Khelaghar Fatullah 27 Apr 2017 LA
7, 1/37 Mohammedan v Prime Bank Fatullah 21 Apr 2017 LA
8, 0/24 Mohammedan v Kalabagan KC Savar (4) 18 Apr 2017 LA
0, 2/61 Mohammedan v Gazi Group Savar (3) 13 Apr 2017 LA
1/40, 0, 1/38 Bangladesh v Sri Lanka Colombo (PSS) 15 Mar 2017 Test # 2254
4*, 0/79 Bangladesh v SL BP XI Moratuwa 2 Mar 2017 Other
3/156, 10, 0/29, 6 Bangladesh v India Hyderabad (Deccan) 9 Feb 2017 Test # 2249
4*, 3/141 Bangladesh v India A Hyderabad 5 Feb 2017 Other
16, 5/136 North Z (BD) v South Z (BD) Sylhet 28 Jan 2017 FC
Profile

Taijul Islam is another in a long line of left-arm spinners that Bangladesh have produced, but in his first international season he has come up with two outstanding displays which have made him stand out. In only his third Test, against ZImbabwe in Mirpur, he took 8 for 39, the best figures by a Bangladesh bowler in Tests. A month later, making his ODI debut against the same opponents at the same venue, he took a hat-trick, becoming the first bowler ever to take a hat-trick on ODI debut.

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Mar 18, 2017

Taijul Islam celebrates with his team-mates after dismissing Rangana Herath, Sri Lanka v Bangladesh, 2nd Test, Colombo, 4th day, March 18, 2017

Taijul Islam celebrates with his team-mates after dismissing Rangana Herath

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Mar 15, 2017

Taijul Islam celebrates the wicket of Dhananjaya de Silva, Sri Lanka v Bangladesh, 2nd Test, Colombo, 1st day, March 15, 2017

Taijul Islam celebrates the wicket of Dhananjaya de Silva

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Feb 10, 2017

Mehedi Hasan celebrates after dismissing R Ashwin, India v Bangladesh, only Test, 2nd day, Hyderabad, January 10, 2017

Mehedi Hasan celebrates after dismissing R Ashwin

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Country Fixtures Country Results
Abahani Ltd v Kalabagan KC at Savar (4)
May 2, 2017 (09:00 local | 03:00 GMT | 23:00 EDT -1d | 22:00 CDT -1d | 20:00 PDT -1d)
Rupganj v Mohammedan at Savar (3)
May 2, 2017 (09:00 local | 03:00 GMT | 23:00 EDT -1d | 22:00 CDT -1d | 20:00 PDT -1d)
Prime DSC v Prime Bank at Fatullah
May 2, 2017 (09:00 local | 03:00 GMT | 23:00 EDT -1d | 22:00 CDT -1d | 20:00 PDT -1d)
Gazi Group v PSC at Savar (4)
May 3, 2017 (09:00 local | 03:00 GMT | 23:00 EDT -1d | 22:00 CDT -1d | 20:00 PDT -1d)
Sheikh Jamal v Brothers at Fatullah
May 3, 2017 (09:00 local | 03:00 GMT | 23:00 EDT -1d | 22:00 CDT -1d | 20:00 PDT -1d)
Victoria SC v Khelaghar at Savar (3)
May 3, 2017 (09:00 local | 03:00 GMT | 23:00 EDT -1d | 22:00 CDT -1d | 20:00 PDT -1d)
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