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Saif Hassan
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Saif Hassan

Bangladesh|Top order batter
Saif Hassan

INTL CAREER: 2020 - 2021

Full Name

Mohammad Saif Hassan

Born

October 30, 1998, Dhaka

Age

23y 32d

Batting Style

Right hand bat

Bowling Style

Right arm offbreak

Playing Role

Top order batter

TEAMS

Saif Hassan is a compact opening batsman, whose appetite for batting for long periods in Bangladesh's age-group, domestic and representative cricket pushed him onto the international stage at the age of 21. Scores of 117 against Sri Lanka A and a double-hundred five days later in the domestic first-class tournament gave the selectors enough reason to pick him in the Test squad to play India, but he could not debut as expected in the second Test after injuring his right hand while taking a superb catch at gully as a substitute fielder in the first.

He made his Test debut in February 2020, against Pakistan in Rawalpindi. It was the realisation of a belief held by some coaches in the BCB who had felt, since 2015, the year of Saif's Under-19 debut, that he would one day open the batting with Tamim Iqbal.

Saif began his cricketing journey in Saudi Arabia, where his father worked. When the family returned to Dhaka, he joined a local cricket academy. Saif stuck at it and made his way through the age-group structure. What always stood out was his languid strokeplay - he once hit ten sixes in a Dhaka league match.

Saif played two Under-19 World Cups, leading in 2018, before he started to make big runs in the domestic one-day and first-class competitions. His 814 runs at 62.61 in the 2018-19 Dhaka Premier League triggered his rise within the domestic ranks and beyond.
Mohammad Isam

Career Averages

Batting & Fielding
FormatMatInnsNORunsHSAveBFSR100s50s4s6sCtSt
Test61101594314.4530751.790027200
T20I220110.50911.11000010
FC518163006220*40.08649046.3161434562260
List A727052681148*41.24353575.8471423470300
T20302716836126.26599114.02056129160
Bowling
FormatMatInnsBallsRunsWktsBBIBBMAveEconSR4w5w10w
Test62362711/221/2227.004.5036.0000
T20I21110---6.00-000
FC51351078453153/153/1530.202.5271.8000
List A7224852654213/313/3131.144.6040.5000
T20305374731/81/815.667.6212.3000
Mohammad Saif Hassan
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Recent Matches - Player

MATCHBATBOWLDATEGROUNDFORMAT
Bangladesh vs Pakistan14 & 18--26-Nov-2021ChattogramTest # 2436
Bangladesh vs Pakistan00/120-Nov-2021DhakaT20I # 1443
Bangladesh vs Pakistan1--19-Nov-2021DhakaT20I # 1439
Dhaka Div vs Khulna Div52 & 441/1031-Oct-2021SylhetFC
Dhaka Div vs Rangpur Div107 & 60/3 & 0/1824-Oct-2021SylhetFC

Photos


Saif Hassan is dismissed fending off a Shaheen Afridi bouncer
Saif Hassan drops Fakhar Zaman
[L to R] Shoriful Islam, Saif Hassan, Ebadat Hossain and Taskin Ahmed leave for Harare
Saif Hassan is caught at slip by Dhananjaya de Silva
Suranga Lakmal dismissed Saif Hassan on the final day
Mushfiqur Rahim and Saif Hassan have a football session during practice