Shakib Al Hasan – The Super Man of The Bangladesh Cricket

Certainly, Shakib Al Hasan is the best cricketer that Bangladesh has ever produced. Furthermore, he is more potent as a batsman rather than a bowler.

His impact over Bangladesh cricket is huge and helped Bangladesh to established as one of the powerhouses in the ODI format. Shakib Al Hasan has joined CPL

Biography 

He started playing for Bangladesh in 2006 when his team had a real crisis period. His arrival as an all-rounder gave lots of solidarity in the Bangladesh lineup.

He caught everyone’s eye by storm when he scored, a precious 53 runs off 86 balls against India in the 2007 world cup, to hand Bangladesh a famous win.

Since then he has not looked back and established himself as one of the greatest all-rounders of the modern era.

Moreover, he has shown a similar stature of dominance in the test format as well. While his performance with the bat is looked more sedate in the royal format of the game.

As a bowler, He might not have a lot of variation in his armory, but he is very canny to use his limited resources with greater level of effectiveness.

Shakib vs Ben Stokes Comparison :

Why he is considered as one of the great as an all-rounder

He already considered one of the top all-rounders of all time. He has been the number one all-rounder in all three formats of cricket for a long time.

His incredible consistency has helped him to established as one of the modern great. World cup 2019 performance was an exhibition of his overall capability.

Shakib Al Hasan batting & bowling performance in International matches

FormatMatchesRunsAvgSR100s50Best
Test55386239.4161.9524217
Odi206632337.8682.74947134*
T-2075149722.68122.600884
FormatMatchesWicketsAvgSR5WEconomyBest
Tests5521031.1061.91183.017/36
Odi20626030.2240.4524.485/29
T-20759122.6820.5516.835/20

Shakib Records as a captain in three formats of the game 

Format Matches Won Lost Win Percentage
Test1431121.42
ODI50232646.93
T20I2171433.33%

Shakib’s emergence as a number three batsman

Recently he has rediscovered himself as a batsman and taken the responsibility of number three positions in the batting order and made this position his own. Although he had to impress the team management for this position.

His average as the number two batsman is almost 60 and does seem the perfectly suited place for him. His formula for batting seems very simple but very effective.

Likewise, he is a very strong player through the square of the wicket and at the same time he is also very good against the short ball as well.

  • Shakib Al Hasan batting average in ODI by year (2014-19)

Shakib Al Hasan batting average in ODI by year (2014-19)
Shakib Al Hasan batting average in ODI by year (2014-19)
  • Shakib Al Hasan average in ODI by different position

shakib al hasan average in odi by different position
Shakib AL Hasan average in ODI by different position

 

Shakib al Hasan world cup 2019 stats

He scored 0ver 600 runs in 8 matches at an extraordinary average of 86.57 in the world cup 2019.

Because of his batting technique, he does find himself as one of the top five batsmen in the 2019 world cup. Which kept his team in the hunt to qualify for the final four teams. 

He was one of the bests throughout the whole season of world cup 2019. He was one of the best claimants of Man of the Tournament trophy as well.

Regarding some cricket rules, he might not get that wreath, yet made some historic records of his very own performance which overtopped him amongst the legends of cricket history.

Shakib Al Hasan batting & bowling Performance in cricket World Cup 2019

Tournament MatchesRunsAvgSR100s50Best
Cricket World Cup 2019860686.5796.0325124
Tournament MatchesWicketsAvgSR5WEconomyBest
Cricket World Cup 201981136.2740.3615.395/29

Top 5 run-scorer of the cricket World Cup 2019

Player NameMatchesRunsAvg.100s
Rohit Sharma (Ind)964881.005
David Warner (Aus)1064771.883
Shakib Al Hasan (BAN)860686.572
Kane Willamson (SL)1057882.572
Joe Root (Eng)1155661.772

Shakib batting & bowling performance in BPL

He has been a consistent performer of the Bangladesh Premier League over the year, while he played in the different franchise.

As a bowler, he is topping the list by claiming 106 wickets at an incredible average of 17.83. His performance with the bat is nothing short than exceptional. Where he scored 1483 runs at an average of 25.13.

FormatMatchesRunsAvgSR100s50Best
BPL76148325.13129.290586
FormatMatchesWicketsAvgSR5WEconomyBest
BPL7610617.8315.816.735/16

 

Shakib’s batting & bowling performance in Indian Premier League

He began his tryst with the IPL in 2011. From that year to 2017, he was playing for the Kolkata Knight Riders. He was really instrumental in 2014 IPL and helped his team to lift the trophy.

Moreover, he scored 217 runs at a strike rate of 149.34. He also took 11 wickets in 13 matches with an average of 30.36 at an economy of 6.68.

He joined Sunrises Hyderabad in 2018, where he continues to carry on his good work with both bat & bowl.

His all-round performance helped his team qualify for the final. Although Shane Watson’s individual excellence took the title away from them.

FormatMatchesRunsAvgSR100s50Best
IPL6374621.31126.660266
FormatMatchesWicketsAvgSR5WEconomyBest
IPL635928.0022.5107.463/17

 

Shakib Al Hasan Records in the International Cricket

Shakib Al Hasan Record Corner
Only third player to score a century and taking 10 wickets in same
match.
The most number of wickets in T20 cricket on a single ground.
Fastest to score 5000 runs and take 200 wickets in ODIs
Only five players in history with 5000 runs and 250 wickets in ODIs.
5 Wickets in test against at least 9 Other Countries

 

Shakib’s Performance in CPL

Shakib al Hasan is withdrawn his name from the Caribbean Premier League in 2018. Before that, back in 2013 In eight CPL matches for the Tridents, he took 11 wickets at a miserly economy rate of 5.7.
He took 6 wickets by giving only 6 runs in a match against Trinidad & Tobago Red Steel that is the best ever bowling action by a player. Here are the statistics for his performance.

Shakib’s batting & bowling performance in the Caribbean premier league

FormatMatchesRunsAvgSR100s50Best
CPL2424322.095.30154
FormatMatchesWicketsAvgSR5WEconomyBest
CPL242516.422.5116.46/6

Quotes of great’s cricketer about Shakib

Ricky Ponting

Shakib’s cleverness comes out in his bowling. The left-arm off-spinner has never been a big turner of the ball, his changes of pace while bowling are quite amazing and he looks to attack. He uses the arm ball a lot more than other spinners

Shakib Al Hasan, the most unrated cricketer

It is a matter of great sorrow that he does not get all the credit he deserves, he can be tagged as one of the underrated players.

This world cup is the stage where he has established himself as one of the great who can be remembered. Although he has already done exceedingly well to make himself a real contender of the player of the tournament.

Conclusion

Shakib Al Hasan has established himself as one of the modern genius by his incredible level of consistency. Certainly, his experience of playing in the overseas condition has helped him to evolve his game.

Data collected from Espncricinfo & Howstat

 

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