Mohammad Mithun

Country: Bangladesh
Born: March 02, 1991
Batting Style: Right hand Bat
Playing role: Top order Batter

Mohammad Mithun Bio

Mohammad Mithun, born on February 17, 1991, in Khulna, Bangladesh, is a talented cricketer who has made a name for himself as a wicketkeeper-batsman. From his early days at the Bangladesh Krira Shikkha Protishtan (BKSP), the country’s renowned sports institute, Mithun showcased immense potential and quickly became a sought-after prospect.

Mithun’s prowess with the bat has always been his standout attribute, although he initially started as a wicketkeeper in age-group cricket. With time, he established himself as a vital contributor in both roles, providing his team with solid batting performances and excellent glovework behind the stumps.

Making his debut in first-class cricket in 2006 for the Khulna Division, Mithun’s early successes propelled him to the national spotlight. Simultaneously, he continued representing the Bangladesh under-19 side, culminating in his selection for the 2008 U-19 World Cup held in Malaysia. Although his progress to the senior side took some time, Mithun persevered and eventually earned a place in the Bangladesh A team during their 2011 tour of the West Indies. Notably, during that season, he averaged an impressive 50.81 in first-class cricket with three centuries to his name.

2013-14 marked Mithun’s most productive season yet, his outstanding batting resulting in a remarkable tally of 706 runs in just nine matches. This exceptional performance caught the attention of the national selectors, leading to his sudden call-up to the Bangladesh T20 side in early 2014. Mithun seized the opportunity and made an impact, displaying his ability to play long innings with strokeplay that could be both attack-minded and innovative.

Following his successful T20 debut, Mithun’s consistent performances led to his inclusion in the One Day International (ODI) squad for the three-match series against India in June 2014. Although he was relatively new to the international cricket scene, Mithun’s determination and skill allowed him to adapt quickly and contribute meaningfully to the team’s efforts.

Mithun’s batting style is characterized by a patient and composed approach, as he prefers building his innings rather than playing flashy shots. However, he has also demonstrated a penchant for hitting boundaries, proving to be a versatile player in limited-overs cricket, where he often occupies a place in the top-order. With a solid technique and the ability to anchor the innings, Mithun has become a reliable run-scorer for Bangladesh.

Off the field, Mithun is known for his humility and dedication to the sport. He has become a role model for aspiring young cricketers in Bangladesh, inspiring them to work hard and chase their dreams. Mithun’s journey from the BKSP to representing his country at the highest level serves as a testament to his determination and passion for the game.

As Mohammad Mithun continues his cricketing journey, he will undoubtedly aim to achieve greater heights and contribute to the success of the Bangladesh cricket team. With his skill, perseverance, and unwavering commitment, Mithun has the potential to leave a lasting legacy in Bangladeshi cricket and carve out a prominent place in the nation’s cricketing history.

Mohammad Mithun Career Stats

Mohammad Mithun Batting Stats

Batting Matches Innings Nos Runs High Score Ave BF SR 100s 50s 4s 6s Ct St
Tests 10 18 0 333 67 18.5 752 44.28 0 2 32 3 6 0
T20Is 17 13 1 127 47 10.58 136 93.38 0 0 10 4 4 0
ODIs 34 30 4 714 73* 27.46 921 77.52 0 6 61 16 7 0
FC 130 209 7 6519 206 32.27 - - 15 31 - - 170 23
List A 195 184 17 5497 121* 32.91 6454 85.17 3 38 505 149 121 32
T20s 178 158 22 3126 84* 22.98 2652 117.87 0 17 216 123 60 19

Mohammad Mithun Bowling Stats

Bowling Matches Innings Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10w
Tests 10 - - - - - - - - - - - -
T20Is 17 - - - - - - - - - - - -
ODIs 34 1 12 12 0 - - - 6 - 0 0 0
FC 130 32 785 535 21 7/75 7/87 25.47 4.08 37.3 0 1 0
List A 195 5 41 47 0 - - - 6.87 - 0 0 0
T20s 178 1 6 5 1 1/5 1/5 5 5 6 0 0 0

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