Najmul Hossain Shanto      

Full name Najmul Hossain Shanto

Born August 25, 1998, Rajshahi

Current age 22 years 155 days

Major teams Bangladesh, Bangladesh Under-19s, Kalabagan Cricket Academy, Khulna Tigers, Minister Rajshahi

Playing role Middle-order batsman

Batting style Left-hand bat

Bowling style Right-arm offbreak

Najmul Hossain Shanto
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 4s 6s Ct St
Tests 4 7 0 201 71 28.71 489 41.10 0 1 22 1 3 0
ODIs 8 8 0 93 29 11.62 158 58.86 0 0 7 2 2 0
T20Is 2 2 0 16 11 8.00 17 94.11 0 0 1 0 2 0
First-class 44 72 4 3005 253* 44.19 5482 54.81 7 15 368 22 29 0
List A 106 104 14 3300 150* 36.66 3920 84.18 6 15 270 70 54 0
T20s 61 57 5 1208 115* 23.23 932 129.61 2 4 108 46 29 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
Tests 4 1 4 13 0 - - - 19.50 - 0 0 0
ODIs 8 1 6 4 0 - - - 4.00 - 0 0 0
T20Is 2 - - - - - - - - - - - -
First-class 44 18 400 245 4 2/44 2/45 61.25 3.67 100.0 0 0 0
List A 106 20 341 299 8 2/39 2/39 37.37 5.26 42.6 0 0 0
T20s 61 8 80 105 2 2/9 2/9 52.50 7.87 40.0 0 0 0
Career statistics
Test debut New Zealand v Bangladesh at Christchurch, Jan 20-23, 2017 scorecard
Last Test Bangladesh v Zimbabwe at Dhaka, Feb 22-25, 2020 scorecard
Test statistics
ODI debut Afghanistan v Bangladesh at Abu Dhabi, Sep 20, 2018 scorecard
Last ODI Bangladesh v West Indies at Chattogram, Jan 25, 2021 scorecard
ODI statistics
T20I debut Bangladesh v Zimbabwe at Chattogram, Sep 18, 2019 scorecard
Last T20I Bangladesh v Afghanistan at Chattogram, Sep 21, 2019 scorecard
T20I statistics
First-class debut East Zone (Bangladesh) v North Zone (Bangladesh) at Chattogram, May 7-10, 2015 scorecard
Last First-class Bangladesh v Zimbabwe at Dhaka, Feb 22-25, 2020 scorecard
List A debut Brothers Union v Kalabagan Cricket Academy at Savar (3), Nov 12, 2014 scorecard
Last List A Bangladesh v West Indies at Chattogram, Jan 25, 2021 scorecard
T20s debut Comilla Victorians v Chittagong Vikings at Dhaka, Nov 8, 2016 scorecard
Last T20s Gazi Group Chattogram v Minister Rajshahi at Dhaka, Dec 12, 2020 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
20, 0/4 Bangladesh v West Indies Chattogram 25 Jan 2021 ODI # 4274
17 Bangladesh v West Indies Dhaka 22 Jan 2021 ODI # 4272
1 Bangladesh v West Indies Dhaka 20 Jan 2021 ODI # 4270
11 Rajshahi v Chattogram Dhaka 12 Dec 2020 T20
109 Rajshahi v Barishal Dhaka 8 Dec 2020 T20
55 Rajshahi v Khulna Dhaka 6 Dec 2020 T20
5 Rajshahi v Dhaka Dhaka 4 Dec 2020 T20
25 Rajshahi v Chattogram Dhaka 2 Dec 2020 T20
24, 0/20 Rajshahi v Barishal Dhaka 28 Nov 2020 T20
55 Rajshahi v Khulna Dhaka 26 Nov 2020 T20
Profile

Nazmul Hossain Shanto emerged from an unusual source in Bangladesh cricket - the schools. A double-century in a school one-day match in Rajshahi grabbed the attention of age-group scouts, who quickly drafted the left-hander into Bangladesh's Under-17s. Soon, he graduated to the Under-19s in 2013, and went on to play two World Cups at that level, in 2014 and 2016.

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Jan 22, 2021

Najmul Hossain Shanto essays the sweep, Bangladesh vs West Indies, 2nd ODI, Dhaka, January 22, 2021

Najmul Hossain Shanto essays the sweep

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Dec 6, 2020

Najmul Hossain Shanto pulls one away, Minister Rajshahi vs Gemcon Khulna, Bangabandhu T20 Cup, Dhaka, December 6, 2020

Najmul Hossain Shanto pulls one away

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Nov 26, 2020

Najmul Hossain Shanto and Anisul Islam Emon walk out to bat, Minister Rajshahi vs Gemcon Khulna, Dhaka, November 26, 2020

Najmul Hossain Shanto and Anisul Islam Emon walk out to bat

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