Full Name Mohammad Rubel Hossain
Born January 1, 1990
Bagerhat, Khulna
Age 28 Years, 9 Months, 20 Days
National Side Bangladesh
Batting Style Right Handed
Bowling Right-arm fast
Batting Rank Test - NA, ODI - NA, World Cup - NA, T20I - NA
Bowling Rank Test - 85, ODI - 43, World Cup - 43, T20I - 45
Teams Played Bangladesh, Bangladesh A, Bangladesh Academy, Chittagong Division, Khulna Division, Bangladesh Under-19, Chittagong Vikings, Sylhet Sixers, Rangpur Riders, Bangladesh South Zone, Prime Bank Cricket Club, Gazi Tank Cricketers, Legends of Rupganj
Man of the Match Test - 0, ODI - 3, World Cup - 0, T20I - 0,
Career Span [Test, 2009 - 2018], [ODI, 2009 - 2018], [World Cup, 2011 - 2015], [T20I, 2009 - 2018],

With his slinging action and burst of pace, Rubel Hossain has added a new dimension to the Bangladeshi bowling attack which in recent times has become the domain of spinners.

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Rubel Hossain Overall Stats

Batting & Fielding Performance

  M I N/O R HS 100s 50s 4s 6s Avg S/R Ct St
Test 26 45 19 259 45* v ZIM 0 0 33 4 9.96 45.59 11 0
ODI 93 48 23 120 17 v AFG 0 0 12 2 4.80 53.81 16 0
World Cup 12 8 6 11 8* v SA 0 0 2 0 5.50 37.93 2 0
T20I 27 14 9 17 8* v WI 0 0 1 0 3.40 56.66 1 0

Bowling Performance

  I O M R W Best 3w 5w Avg E/R S/R
Test 43 678 70 2651 33 5/166 v NZ 2 1 80.33 3.91 123.27
ODI 91 686.4 25 3837 118 6/26 v NZ 4 1 32.51 5.58 34.91
World Cup 12 90.1 1 514 13 4/53 v ENG 1 0 39.53 5.70 41.61
T20I 26 94.3 0 879 28 3/31 v NZ 2 0 31.39 9.30 20.25

Rubel Hossain Profile

With his slinging action and burst of pace, Rubel Hossain has added a new dimension to the Bangladeshi bowling attack which in recent times has become the domain of spinners.

The right-arm seamer who arrived on the domestic scene in 2007 benefited from a good stint in the National Cricket League which saw him getting selected for the Bangladesh Under-19 and A sides. His fine performances for these teams saw him being propelled into the national side, where he made immediate impact on his ODI debut. His 5.3 overs burst not only brought about 4 wickets but were also instrumental in Bangladeshs's victory as Sri Lanka was skittled out for a miserly 147. Seeing his effectiveness in the shorter formats of the game, Bangladesh decided to try him out in Tests and in only his fifth Test, Hossain came up with a five-wicket haul against the Kiwis. He also displayed a calm head as a bowler when in an ODI, with New Zealand requiring 8 from 6 deliveries, he bowled the final over and took Bangladesh to a three-run victory.

An exciting prospect, Hossain has all the ingredients to serve Bangladesh cricket for a long time provided he remains fit and stays injury free, something that is easier said than done.

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