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Taskin Ahmed      

Full name Taskin Ahmed

Born April 3, 1995, Dhaka

Current age 22 years 200 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 Insights on test 5 10 0 68 33 6.80 166 40.96 0 0 3 2 1 0
ODIs Insights on odi 31 15 6 39 14 4.33 93 41.93 0 0 2 0 7 0
T20Is Insights on t20i 15 3 2 17 15* 17.00 18 94.44 0 0 1 1 1 0
First-class 15 25 10 125 33 8.33 325 38.46 0 0 10 3 2 0
List A 63 30 13 132 38* 7.76 197 67.00 0 0 7 4 13 0
T20s Insights on t20 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 Insights on test 5 10 930 682 7 2/43 3/170 97.42 4.40 132.8 0 0 0
ODIs Insights on odi 31 30 1371 1335 43 5/28 5/28 31.04 5.84 31.8 2 1 0
T20Is Insights on t20i 15 13 269 308 10 2/32 2/32 30.80 6.86 26.9 0 0 0
First-class 15 29 2268 1378 31 4/66 5/107 44.45 3.64 73.1 1 0 0
List A 63 62 2772 2453 92 5/28 5/28 26.66 5.30 30.1 4 1 0
T20s Insights on t20 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 South Africa v Bangladesh at Potchefstroom, Sep 28-Oct 2, 2017 scorecard
Test statistics
ODI debut Bangladesh v India at Dhaka, Jun 17, 2014 scorecard
Last ODI South Africa v Bangladesh at Paarl, Oct 18, 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 South Africa v Bangladesh at Potchefstroom, Sep 28-Oct 2, 2017 scorecard
List A debut Bangladesh A v England Lions at Chittagong, Jan 13, 2012 scorecard
Last List A South Africa v Bangladesh at Paarl, Oct 18, 2017 scorecard
T20s debut Chittagong Kings v Dhaka Gladiators at Dhaka, Feb 14, 2013 scorecard
Last T20s Sri Lanka v Bangladesh at Colombo (RPS), Apr 4, 2017 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
0/71, 3* Bangladesh v South Africa Paarl 18 Oct 2017 ODI # 3925 Insights on
0/61 Bangladesh v South Africa Kimberley 15 Oct 2017 ODI # 3923 Insights on
0/88, 1, 0/29, 4 Bangladesh v South Africa Potchefstroom 28 Sep 2017 Test # 2276 Insights on
8*, 1/70, 15* Bangladesh v CSA XI Benoni 21 Sep 2017 Other
10*, 0/49 Bangladesh v India Birmingham 15 Jun 2017 ODI # 3891 Insights on
2/43 Bangladesh v New Zealand Cardiff 9 Jun 2017 ODI # 3883 Insights on
0/45, 1* Bangladesh v India The Oval 30 May 2017 Other OD
1/80 Bangladesh v Pakistan Birmingham 27 May 2017 Other OD
- Bangladesh v Ireland Dublin (Malahide) 12 May 2017 ODI # 3866 Insights on
0/53 Abahani Ltd v Brothers Fatullah 20 Apr 2017 LA
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 9, 2017

Taskin Ahmed is mobbed by his team-mates, New Zealand v Bangladesh, Group A, Champions Trophy 2017, Cardiff, June 9, 2017

Taskin Ahmed is mobbed by his team-mates

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May 27, 2017

Taskin Ahmed exults after taking a wicket, Bangladesh v Pakistan, Champions Trophy warm-ups, Birmingham, May 27, 2017

Taskin Ahmed exults after taking a wicket

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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

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