Nasir Hossain

Country: Bangladesh
Born: November 30, 1991
Batting Style: Right hand Bat
Bowling Style: Right arm Offbreak
Playing role: Allrounder

Nasir Hossain Bio

Mohammad Nasir Hossain, widely known as Nasir Hossain, is a talented cricketer from Bangladesh. Born on November 30, 1991, in Rangpur, he has made a name for himself as one of the country’s most promising allrounders.

Nasir’s cricketing journey began at a young age when he joined the Bangladesh Krira Shikkha Protisthan (BKSP), the country’s only sports institute, in 2004. Despite his tender years, Nasir quickly showcased his skills and became an integral part of the institute’s league team. His outstanding performances played a crucial role in securing promotion to the Premier League for his team.

In 2008, when Nasir was just 16 years old, he represented the Bangladesh Under-19 side in the World Cup, further solidifying his reputation as a young cricketer with immense potential. His natural talent and determination caught the attention of selectors, who soon recognized his abilities in both batting and bowling.

Nasir made his international debut in August 2011 against Zimbabwe in an ODI match. In this debut game, he scored an impressive 63 runs, setting a record as the highest scoring Bangladeshi on ODI debut. This performance not only announced his arrival on the international stage but also showcased his versatility as a lower-middle-order batsman.

His potential did not go unnoticed, and Nasir was subsequently selected to represent Bangladesh in Test cricket. In October 2011, just a month before his 20th birthday, he made his Test debut against the West Indies. Despite his young age, Nasir displayed composure and determination, proving that he had the skillset to compete at the highest level.

While Nasir’s batting skills are commendable, his off-spin bowling and exceptional fielding abilities make him a valuable asset to the team. With his accurate and controlled bowling, he adds variety to the Bangladeshi bowling attack. Moreover, his presence on the field is electrifying, making breathtaking catches and saving valuable runs for his team.

After his successful stint at BKSP, Nasir took a risk by joining the prestigious Abahani club. However, he handled the pressure exceptionally well and soon became a regular member of the team. In one notable game, he showcased his courage and potential by opening the bowling against Sanath Jayasuriya, who was representing the Mohammedan Sporting Club at the time.

In his domestic career, Nasir played for the Rajshahi and Rangpur teams in the National Cricket League (NCL). Although he had limited opportunities in Rajshahi, he managed to score a remarkable century. Eventually, he joined his native Rangpur for the 2011-2012 season, taking advantage of the expansion of the NCL.

Throughout his career, Nasir Hossain has continuously proved his worth as a talented cricketer and a valuable asset to the Bangladesh national team. As he continues to develop his skills and gain experience, fans and experts have high expectations for his future contributions to Bangladeshi cricket. With his allround abilities and determination, Nasir Hossain has the potential to become a long-term prospect for the national team in all forms of the game.

Nasir Hossain Career Stats

Nasir Hossain Batting Stats

Batting Matches Innings Nos Runs High Score Ave BF SR 100s 50s 4s 6s Ct St
Tests 19 32 2 1044 100 34.8 1917 54.46 1 6 119 10 10 0
T20Is 31 24 4 370 50* 18.5 326 113.49 0 2 30 7 15 0
ODIs 65 52 8 1281 100 29.11 1605 79.81 1 6 112 15 34 0
FC 105 172 12 6023 295 37.64 - - 8 33 - - 82 0
List A 219 191 33 6098 134* 38.59 7260 83.99 9 37 550 120 101 0
T20s 143 120 21 2297 80 23.2 1979 116.06 0 8 194 59 52 0

Nasir Hossain Bowling Stats

Bowling Matches Innings Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10w
Tests 19 25 924 442 8 3/52 3/130 55.25 2.87 115.5 0 0 0
T20Is 31 11 179 262 7 2/26 2/26 37.42 8.78 25.5 0 0 0
ODIs 65 43 1256 988 24 3/26 3/26 41.16 4.71 52.3 0 0 0
FC 105 140 6697 3149 94 5/70 5/31 33.5 2.82 71.2 2 1 0
List A 219 182 7200 4864 154 5/36 5/36 31.58 4.05 46.7 1 1 0
T20s 143 106 1683 2079 75 5/31 5/31 27.72 7.41 22.4 1 1 0

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