Afif Hossain

Country: Bangladesh
Born: September 22, 1999, Khulna
Batting Style: Left hand Bat
Bowling Style: Right arm Offbreak
Playing role: Allrounder

Afif Hossain Bio

Afif Hossain Dhrubo is a promising cricket player from Bangladesh who has made waves in the international arena with his exceptional skills and impressive performances. Born on September 22, 1999, Afif has quickly risen through the ranks and established himself as a valuable asset for his national team.

Afif made his T20I debut for Bangladesh in 2017 and wasted no time in leaving his mark on the game. In just his second match, he played a scintillating knock of 52 runs from just 26 balls batting at No. 8 against Zimbabwe. His quickfire innings played a pivotal role in a narrow victory for Bangladesh, earning him praise and recognition.

Although Afif had a bit of a slow start after his memorable debut, he showcased his maturity and adaptability during a challenging innings on a turning Mirpur pitch. His captain, Mahmudullah, commended his composure and played a significant role in boosting his confidence.

One of Afif’s most remarkable performances came in February 2022 during an ODI match against Afghanistan in Chattogram. Bangladesh found themselves in dire straits at 45 for 6 when Afif stepped in to rescue his team. He formed a record-breaking partnership with Mehidy Hasan Miraz, amassing an unbeaten 174 runs together. This partnership was the second-highest ever recorded for the seventh wicket or lower in ODIs, highlighting Afif’s ability to handle pressure and deliver when it matters the most.

Notably, Afif Hossain Dhrubo holds the distinction of being the youngest T20 debutant to take a five-for. At the age of 17 years and 72 days, he picked up 5 wickets for 21 runs, including the prized wicket of Chris Gayle, while representing the Rajshahi Kings against the Chittagong Vikings in December 2016. This achievement speaks volumes about his talent and potential as a bowler.

Afif’s career statistics are also quite impressive. With his exceptional batting skills, he has amassed considerable runs in both T20Is and ODIs. His ability to contribute with both bat and ball makes him a valuable all-rounder for the Bangladesh national team.

Off the field, Afif is known for his humility and a strong work ethic. He continues to work hard to refine his skills and improve his game further, aiming to become one of the leading cricketers in the world.

As Afif’s cricket journey progresses, he undoubtedly has the potential to achieve great heights, and his performances thus far have showcased his immense talent and tenacity. Bangladesh cricket fans eagerly await his further exploits in the international arena, with the hope that he will continue to inspire future generations of cricketers in the country.

Afif Hossain Career Stats

Afif Hossain Batting Stats

Batting Matches Innings Nos Runs High Score Ave BF SR 100s 50s 4s 6s Ct St
Tests - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
T20Is 69 63 9 1109 77* 20.53 927 119.63 0 3 81 38 19 0
ODIs 31 27 6 600 93* 28.57 666 90.09 0 3 55 10 12 0
FC 35 58 4 1657 142 30.68 2634 62.9 5 5 200 27 12 0
List A 115 103 21 2842 111* 34.65 3174 89.54 1 18 233 83 48 0
T20s 172 156 22 3156 77* 23.55 2552 123.66 0 12 273 112 66 0

Afif Hossain Bowling Stats

Bowling Matches Innings Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10w
Tests - - - - - - - - - - - - -
T20Is 69 22 204 260 12 3/11 3/11 21.66 7.64 17 0 0 0
ODIs 31 10 94 91 3 1/0 1/0 30.33 5.8 31.3 0 0 0
FC 35 44 1751 1109 21 7/66 7/66 52.8 3.8 83.3 0 1 0
List A 115 66 1679 1502 38 5/32 5/32 39.52 5.36 44.1 0 1 0
T20s 172 70 714 1011 35 5/21 5/21 28.88 8.49 20.4 0 1 0

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