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Shakib Al Hasan Biography & Latest News

Shakib Al Hasan Biography

Shakib Al Hasan is a Bangladeshi international cricketer. Also known as Shakibul Hasan, is an all-rounder, batting left-handed in the middle order and bowling slow left-arm orthodox. He has represented Bangladesh at under-19 level, 18 Youth One Day Internationals between 2005 and 2006. Shakib made his One Day International (ODI) debut against Zimbabwe in August 2006, and his Test debut the following May against India. Shakib took the best bowling figures by a Bangladesh player in Tests, 7 wickets for 36 runs, during a match against New Zealand in 2008. Shakib was appointed Bangladesh's vice-captain in June 2009. He was named The Wisden Cricketer's "Test Player of the Year" in November 2009. In July 2010, he stepped down from the ODI captaincy to concentrate on his personal performance. Domestically Shakib has represented Khulna Division since 2004, and in 2010 he spent several months playing for Worcestershire in England, becoming the first Bangladeshi player to represent an English county. For the 2011 Indian Premier League, Shakib was contracted by Kolkata Knight Riders. In the 2012 Bangladesh Premier League, he captained Khulna Royal Bengals. From January 2009 to April 2011 and again from March 2012, Shakib was ranked first amongst ODI all-rounders by the ICC. In December 2011, he became the world's top-ranked Test all-rounder.  

Shakib Al Hasan Latest News & Articles

Shakib Al Hasan becomes Bangladesh's highest ODI wicket taker as the Tigers defeat Afghanistan Bangladesh prevailed in a thriller beating Afghanistan by seven runs in the first ODI at Mirpur
Shakib Al Hasan two wickets away from becoming highest wicket-taker for the nation in all three formats Bangladeshi all-rounder Shakib Al Hasan is set to claim the crown of the greatest bowler the country has ever produced.
Kapil Dev feels present-day all rounders are 'far better' than those from his era Former Indian skipper calls for respect towards contemporary cricketers
5 lowest team totals in T20 matches We bring to you five of the lowest team totals scored in T20 cricket - both international as well as domestic cricket matches combined.
Helicopter crashes after dropping off Shakib-Al-Hasan and his wife Shakib and his wife flew to the Royal Tulip Sea Resort, near Cox's Bazar, Bangladesh, for a commercial shoot.
10 international stars snubbed at IPL auctions A select few players who have created headlines by missing out in the IPL auctions
ICC T20I Rankings: Glenn Maxwell climbs to career-best ranking Maxwell had a series to remember against Sri Lanka and that was evident in the latest rankings.
Top players want separate windows for T20 leagues as well as two-tier Tests AB de Villiers, Steven Smith and Jason Holder lead requests for major changes.
Stats: Top 10 wicket-takers in T20Is in 2016 The list features three players each from India and Bangladesh while minnows Afghanistan and the UAE contribute two players each.
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5 allrounders from Asia posting 50+ in an innings and taking 10 wickets in the same Test Two Pakistanis and one each from India, Sri Lanka and Bangladesh feature in this impressive list.
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