Sabbir Rahman

Country: Bangladesh
Born: November 22, 1991, Rajsahi
Batting Style: Right hand Bat
Bowling Style: Legbreak
Playing role: Middle order Batter

Sabbir Rahman Bio

Mohammad Sabbir Rahman, a talented cricketer hailing from Rajshahi, Bangladesh, has emerged as a significant player in the international cricket scene. With an illustrious career characterized by remarkable performances and outstanding fielding skills, Sabbir has become a well-respected figure in Bangladesh cricket.

Sabbir first made waves in the cricketing world during the 2010 Asian Games, where he showcased his exceptional batting prowess. In the gold-medal match against Afghanistan, Sabbir played a crucial role in leading Bangladesh to victory, scoring an unbeaten 33 runs off just 18 balls. With Bangladesh needing 44 runs from the last five overs, Sabbir’s composed and calculated batting saw him effortlessly strike three sixes, securing the country’s first gold medal in the Asian Games.

Before his memorable performance in the Asian Games, Sabbir had already gained recognition for his spin-bowling skills. This versatile cricketer had caught the attention of cricket enthusiasts in the Dhaka club scene as well as for the Bangladesh U19 side during the 2010 U19 World Cup. However, Sabbir truly introduced himself to the world stage at the Guangzhou International Cricket Stadium.

Though Sabbir flourished in T20 cricket in the subsequent seasons, his limited success in first-class and one-day matches held him back from making a full impact. Despite these challenges, Sabbir’s talent could not be ignored, and in 2014, he was given the opportunity to represent Bangladesh in his preferred format, T20 cricket. While he faced a tough start to his international career, Sabbir’s determination and perseverance helped him earn a spot in Bangladesh’s 2015 World Cup squad, despite lacking experience at that level.

Apart from his batting capabilities, Sabbir is known for his exceptional fielding skills. His ability to take stunning catches and affect game-changing run outs has made him an invaluable asset to the Bangladesh team. Furthermore, Sabbir has showcased his talent as a legspinner, taking a remarkable six-wicket haul during the 2014-15 Dhaka Premier League.

As a batsman, Sabbir is often regarded as a powerful hitter, capable of sending the ball soaring into the stands. However, his true potential shines through when he focuses on playing straight and square on the off side. This adaptability and commitment to refining his skills make him a formidable opponent on the cricket field.

Sabbir Rahman’s journey in cricket has been a testament to his unwavering dedication and passion for the game. With numerous accomplishments under his belt, Sabbir continues to be an integral part of the Bangladesh cricket team. As he looks towards a promising future, cricket enthusiasts eagerly anticipate witnessing his continued growth and contribution to Bangladesh cricket.

Sabbir Rahman Career Stats

Sabbir Rahman Batting Stats

Batting Matches Innings Nos Runs High Score Ave BF SR 100s 50s 4s 6s Ct St
Tests 11 22 2 481 66 24.05 875 54.97 0 4 57 6 3 0
T20Is 48 47 5 977 80 23.26 819 119.29 0 4 92 29 25 0
ODIs 66 59 7 1333 102 25.63 1461 91.23 1 6 153 24 37 0
FC 77 133 16 3312 165 28.3 5986 55.32 4 17 415 41 64 0
List A 192 179 20 4785 125 30.09 5256 91.03 5 23 477 115 91 0
T20s 190 177 23 3707 122 24.07 3130 118.43 1 16 301 133 102 0

Sabbir Rahman Bowling Stats

Bowling Matches Innings Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10w
Tests 11 7 144 98 0 - - - 4.08 - 0 0 0
T20Is 48 9 73 79 6 3/11 3/11 13.16 6.49 12.1 0 0 0
ODIs 66 21 306 345 3 1/12 1/12 115 6.76 102 0 0 0
FC 77 61 1285 776 16 3/17 3/19 48.5 3.62 80.3 0 0 0
List A 192 79 1666 1592 53 6/43 6/43 30.03 5.73 31.4 3 1 0
T20s 190 38 403 488 19 3/11 3/11 25.68 7.26 21.2 0 0 0

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