Mohammad Ashraful

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Mohammad Ashraful
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Personal information
Full nameMohammad Ashraful
Born (1984-07-07) 7 July 1984 (age 36)
Dhaka, Bangladesh
BattingRight handed
BowlingRight arm leg break
RoleBatsman
International information
National side
Test debut (cap 17)6 September 2001 v Sri Lanka
Last Test8 August 2011 v Zimbabwe
ODI debut (cap 51)11 April 2001 v Zimbabwe
Last ODI15 October 2011 v West Indies
Domestic team information
YearsTeam
2000–2001Dhaka Metropolis
2001–2011Dhaka Division
2008–presentMohammedan Sporting Club
2009Mumbai Indians
2011–presentDhaka 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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  1. Includes 2 matches for Asian Cricket Council XI
  2. Records / Test matches / Batting records / Fastest fifties, Cricinfo, retrieved 2012-07-16
  3. Records / One-Day Internationals / Batting records / Fastest fifties, Cricinfo, retrieved 2012-07-16
  4. Records / Twenty20 Internationals / Batting records / Fastest fifties, Cricinfo, retrieved 2012-07-17