Bangladesh cricket team is one of the most emerging teams in comparison to other countries. The team is full of surprise packages, led by right arm fast medium bowler Mushrafe Murtazain ODI’s and strengthened by experience and class of Shakib-ul-Hassan, Mahmudullah, and Mushfiqur Rahim. Despite being at No 7 in ODI rankings, Bangladesh team has somehow impressed the audience with their quality and performance in the recent cricketing events by reaching Champions Trophy 2017 semifinal and 2 Asia Cup finals, though they failed to make these hits count and lost all the finals. They have played with the most recent to be losing Asia Cup final in the last ball decider.
Bangladesh Team Players
1) Mushrafe Murtaza
Thirty-five years old Mushrafe made his ODI debut in Nov 2001, is one of the finest seam bowlers Bangladesh had ever produced. He is the leading wicket-taker with 258 wickets among the Bangladesh team and other players but famous as well for hitting the ball out of the park with the bat.
2) Liton Das
Liton Das, a right-handed batsman, made his debut in June 2015 significantly gained the attention of the world in Asia Cup final against India in 2018 where he played some eye-lashing strokes to Out class India and scored 121 in 117 balls, though wasn’t supported by other Bangladesh team and players in that match.
Shakib-ul-Hasan is one of the best all-rounders among the Bangladesh team and players. The fame isn’t over as he is among top 3 best all-rounders across the world in all formats. The Left-handed batsman is a run machine for Bangladesh and a handy bowler with 540 wickets in all formats.
4) Mahmudullah Riyad
MahmudullahRiyad made his ODI debut in 25th of July 2007 as for right arm spin bowler but just like Shoaib Malik, Steven Smith and Kevin Pieterson, he transformed himself as a handy batting all-rounder. Has scored 3 ODI centuries and 20 fifties with the bat and had taken 75 wickets.
Former captain and wicket-keeper batsman of Bangladesh, Mushfiq-ur-Rahim is renowned for his blistering batting and flawless wicketkeeping. He made His Debut in 2005 against England and currently averaging over 34 In ODIs with 6881 runs in 198 ODI matches.
6) Tamim Iqbal
Tamim Iqbal, the 29-year-old left-handed opening batsman, is an asset for all Bangladesh and their team players, made his debut against Zimbabwe in 2007. He has scored 6450 runs in 186 matches with 11 centuries at an average of 36 in ODIs.
7) Mustafizur Rahman
Also known as Fizz is a steaming left-arm fast bowler among Bangladesh and their team players who made his debut in 2015 against India. So Far He has taken 73 wickets in 40 matches at a strike rate of 26.9.
8) Soumya Sarkar
Young Gun of Bangladesh SoumyaSarkar is a left-handed Batsman with a decent bit of average of 35.94, made his debut against Zimbabwe in Dec 2014. In his 38 ODIs, He has scored 1222 runs at SR of 120.
9) Mehdi Hasan
Mehdi Hasan is another emerging bowling all-rounder for Bangladesh who gained the attention of the world in the U19 World-cup 2014, where he was Man of the tournament. So far he had taken 24 wickets in 22 ODIs and had scored 785 Runs.
10) Imrul Kayes
Made His ODI debut in 2008 and is well known for his prolific batting in ODIs and tests as well. ImrulKayes has scored 2436 runs at an average of 32 in ODIs.
11) Rubel Hossain
Bangladesh’s left-arm fast bowler is known for his pace and aggression, made his debut in 2009 and had taken 121 wickets. His performance against England in WC2015 is the most famous one as he cleaned up Jimmy Anderson to knock England out of the tournament and helping Bangladesh qualify for the knock out stage.