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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.  

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Umesh Yadav responds to Shakib Al Hasan's high praise in Hyderabad
Umesh Yadav responds to Shakib Al Hasan's high praise in Hyderabad
Indian pacer reveals which has been his best Test performance thus far.
SK Play of the day: Ajinkya Rahane's brilliance at first slip to dismiss Soumya Sarkar
SK Play of the day: Ajinkya Rahane's brilliance at first slip to dismiss Soumya Sarkar
Rahane has grown into a solid slip fielder for India in the recent past.
India vs Bangladesh 2017 Stats: R Ashwin creates another record in Test matches
India vs Bangladesh 2017 Stats: R Ashwin creates another record in Test matches
All the numbers from Day 4 of the one-off Test match between India and Bangladesh.
Umesh Yadav's spell is the best I have faced in my Test career, claims Shakib Al Hasan
Umesh Yadav's spell is the best I have faced in my Test career, claims Shakib Al Hasan
Bangladesh all rounder full of praise for Indian speedster's exploits in Hyderabad Test.
India vs Bangladesh, 2017 Day 3 Stats: Bangladesh batsmen strike back after India's dominance in the first two sessions
India vs Bangladesh, 2017 Day 3 Stats: Bangladesh batsmen strike back after India's dominance in the first two sessions
Here are the important numbers from the 3rd day's play.
India vs Bangladesh 2017: Watch Mushfiqur Rahim surviving a close run-out call
India vs Bangladesh 2017: Watch Mushfiqur Rahim surviving a close run-out call
There was a big controversy on day 3 of the when Bangladeshi skipper Mushfiqur Rahim survived a close run-out call
India vs Bangladesh 2017: 1st Test, Day 1, 5 talking points
India vs Bangladesh 2017: 1st Test, Day 1, 5 talking points
Yet another hundred from the Indian skipper lit up the Hyderabad stadium on Day 1 of the only Test between India and Bangladesh.
India vs Bangladesh 2017: Favourites India will look to make a statement against Bangladesh
India vs Bangladesh 2017: Favourites India will look to make a statement against Bangladesh
India host Bangladesh in a one-off Test on India soil for the first time..
Why India has everything to lose against Bangladesh
Why India has everything to lose against Bangladesh
India needs to take the visitors seriously and play good cricket ahead of the sterner test that awaits them.
5 reasons why India should take Bangladesh seriously
5 reasons why India should take Bangladesh seriously
There are more than enough reasons for India to err on the side of caution ahead of the Test against Bangladesh.
All you need to know about the India-Bangladesh Test in Hyderabad
All you need to know about the India-Bangladesh Test in Hyderabad
India's selection dilemma, Ashwin's happy hunting ground, key stats and much more.
Bangladesh are a quality side, believes Ravichandran Ashwin
Bangladesh are a quality side, believes Ravichandran Ashwin
Indian off-spinner delighted to be back at one of his favorite venues.
India-Bangladesh Combined XI
India-Bangladesh Combined XI
A combined India-Bangladesh Xi ahead of the Test on Thursday.
Five reasons the India-Bangladesh series is important
Five reasons the India-Bangladesh series is important
A low-key affair might just turn out to be a heated battle in the middle.
There is no competiton with R Ashwin as our roles differ, says Shakib Al Hasan
There is no competiton with R Ashwin as our roles differ, says Shakib Al Hasan
The southpaw also admired Ashwin's control and variations.
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