Shadman Islam

Country: Bangladesh
Born: May 18, 1995, Dhaka
Batting Style: Left hand Bat
Bowling Style: Slow Left arm Orthodox
Playing role: Opening Batter

Shadman Islam Bio

Shadman Islam Anik, a rising star in the world of cricket, hails from Bangladesh. Born in a cricket-loving family, where discussions about the sport were a regular affair, Shadman was destined to follow in his father’s footsteps. His father, Shahidul Islam, has been one of the Bangladesh Cricket Board’s most prominent age-group scouts for many years, and instilled a deep love and passion for the game in his son.

Shadman, a left-handed opening batsman, made his Test debut against the West Indies in November 2018. This moment filled his father with immense pride, as his son represented their nation at the highest level. The call-up to the Test team came as no surprise, considering Shadman’s consistent performances in Bangladesh’s domestic tournaments, especially in the first-class competitions. In fact, he topped the National Cricket League scoring charts in the 2018-19 season with an impressive tally of 648 runs at an average of 64.80.

The journey of Shadman’s cricket career began at a young age, thanks to the sporting household he grew up in. He started his cricketing journey by playing at the age-group levels, gradually honing his skills and showcasing his talent. Soon, he became a regular member of the Bangladesh Under-19 side, where he displayed his immense potential and talent.

It was during the Under-19 World Cup in 2014 that Shadman truly made a name for himself. He finished the tournament as the top run-scorer, amassing 406 runs at an average of 101.50, accompanied by a century and two fifties. His outstanding performance not only made him stand out among his peers but also gained recognition internationally. Additionally, it is worth noting that some of the batsmen who followed in his wake and made their international debuts before him include the likes of Imam-ul-Haq, Aiden Markram, Nicholas Pooran, Ben Duckett, Sadeera Samarawickrama, and Liton Das.

Shadman’s skills and technique as a left-handed batsman have impressed many cricket pundits and fans alike. He displays a solid technique, an appetite for runs, and the ability to adapt to different situations. His ability to counter both spin and pace make him a valuable asset to the team.

As he continues to represent the Bangladesh cricket team at the international level, Shadman remains focused on improving his game and contributing to his team’s success. He is determined to make a mark in the world of cricket and fulfill the hopes and dreams of his family, who have been an unwavering source of support throughout his journey.

With his undeniable talent, dedication, and hunger for success, Shadman Islam Anik has the potential to become one of Bangladesh’s greatest cricketing talents. As he continues to grow and evolve as a player, cricket enthusiasts are eager to witness his journey and see what milestones he will achieve in the years to come.

Shadman Islam Career Stats

Shadman Islam Batting Stats

Batting Matches Innings Nos Runs High Score Ave BF SR 100s 50s 4s 6s Ct St
Tests 13 25 1 559 115* 23.29 1317 42.44 1 2 59 0 10 0
T20Is - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
ODIs - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
FC 81 131 8 5672 250 46.11 12016 47.2 13 31 705 29 54 0
List A 73 72 4 2622 144* 38.55 3778 69.4 2 18 238 33 26 0
T20s 11 11 0 166 45 15.09 195 85.12 0 0 18 1 7 0

Shadman Islam Bowling Stats

Bowling Matches Innings Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10w
Tests 13 - - - - - - - - - - - -
T20Is - - - - - - - - - - - - -
ODIs - - - - - - - - - - - - -
FC 81 14 136 114 0 - - - 5.02 - 0 0 0
List A 73 - - - - - - - - - - - -
T20s 11 - - - - - - - - - - - -

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