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Tamim Iqbal

Tamim Iqbal

Bangladeshi
Player Info
Date of Birth20 March 1989
Place of BirthChittagong, Bangladesh
CareerFebruary 2007 - Active
RoleBatsman

Batting & Fielding Statistics

MatInnsNoRunsHSAvgBFSR100s50s4s6sCtSt
Career1851848645015436.64825578.13114470582470

Bowling Statistics

MatInnsBallsRunsWKTSBBMAvgEconSR4W5W
Career183261300/0-13.00-00

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1. Younger brother of Bangladesh international Nafis Iqbal Khan and nephew of former Bangladesh skipper Akram Khan.

2. Included in the 2007 World Cup squad after playing just two ODIs.

3. Highest run-getter in both Test and ODIs for his side and also the first Bangladeshi to score 10,000 international runs.

4. The third-youngest player in history (behind Sachin Tendulkar and compatriot Mohammad Ashraful) to reach 1,000 Test runs.

5. Playing in his first ICC CT

6. ODI debut against Zimbabwe at Harare in 2007

7. First made his name in ICC Cricket World Cup 2007 when his innings of 51 helped Bangladesh upset India

8. His innings of 154 against Zimbabwe at Bulawayo in 2009 remains a national record in ODI cricket

9. He has also starred in Test cricket with two centuries in England in 2010 leading to him being named one of Wisden’s Five Cricketers of the Year