Full Name

Tajkia Akhter


November 11, 1977, Bangladesh


43y 214d


Tajkia Akhter captained the Bangladesh side to victory without dropping a game in the inaugural Asian Cricket Council's women's tournament in July 2007. Bangladesh's five wins included 10-wicket triumphs against UAE and Singapore. Akhter is the side's openings batsman and made 35 runs from four matches in the tournament
Cricinfo Staff September 2007


The BCB president, Major General Sina Ibn Jamali, hands over a cheque to Tajkia Akhter, the captain of the victorious Bangladesh women's team
Bangladesh captain Tajkia Akhter and China captain Mei Chin Hua shake hands before their game