Mohammad Ashraful

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Mohammad Ashraful
Personal information
Full name Mohammad Ashraful
Born 7 July 1984 (1984-07-07) (age 30)
Dhaka, Bangladesh
Batting style Right handed
Bowling style Right arm leg break
Role Batsman
International information
National side Bangladesh
Test debut (cap 17) 6 September 2001 v Sri Lanka
Last Test 8 August 2011 v Zimbabwe
ODI debut (cap 51) 11 April 2001 v Zimbabwe
Last ODI 15 October 2011 v West Indies
Domestic team information
Years Team
2000–2001 Dhaka Metropolis
2001–2011 Dhaka Division
2008–present Mohammedan Sporting Club
2009 Mumbai Indians
2011–present Dhaka Metropolis
2012- Dhaka Gladiators
Career statistics
Competition Test ODI FC List A
Matches 57 171[1] 127 223
Runs scored 2,419 3,397 6,444 4,600
Batting average 22.60 22.49 28.26 23.71
100s/50s 5/8 3/20 16/28 5/25
Top score 158* 109 263 118*
Balls bowled 1,615 697 9,134 1,559
Wickets 20 18 155 47
Bowling average 60.40 36.72 35.45 29.06
5 wickets in innings 0 0 6 0
10 wickets in match 0 n/a 0 n/a
Best bowling 2/42 3/26 7/99 4/28
Catches/stumpings 24/– 35/– 66/– 55/–
Source: Cricinfo, 11 January 2013

Mohammad Ashraful (Bengali: মোহাম্মদ আশরাফুল) (born 7 July 1984) is a Bangladeshi international cricket player. He was the captain of national side during 2008-2010. Ashraful captained his country in 13 Tests. But lost in 12 and one ended draw. He also captained 38 One Day Internationals (ODIs) of which Bangladesh won eight. Ashraful scored the fastest fifty in the test among any batsman of the world, also scored the fastest fifty in the ODI and twenty20 international comparing any Bangladeshi batsman.[2][3][4] He is the youngest test centurion.

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