Shakib Al Hasan is a all rounder in the field of cricket. He is not only an outstanding player for Bangladesh but he achieved great Fame and respect in the heart of cricket lover all over the world.
Shakib Al Hasan a Cricket Tycoon
Shakib Al Hassan had remained a cricket tycoon for many in the globe. Fans love his way of bowling attacks in crucial times. Though no doubt he has been the best batsman in Bangladeshi cricket history. What everyone praises is his all rounding skills.
Bangladeshi’s team is clashing with Zimbabwean. Personally which is really not a tougher contender. But they are also showing better play on different pitches.
His performance in recent series
In this particular sports article I would gladly present Shakib’s miracles that he produced in his series with Zimbabwe. And for this we need to look at his performance. That he displayed against Zimbabwe in the current series.
It looks like his bat did not make masterstrokes. But his best bowling tricks just dazzled rivals. He took 5 wickets in a test. That shows he is the best role model to follow for most youngster players. This is his unique style that proves himself as an essential asset for the team when the team is looking at him directly.
Performance In Numbers
Let’s look at his performance in numbers. And here they are:
3 runs at 3.00. 5 wickets at 25.2.
145 runs with a strike rate of 82.38. Highest score 96*
8 wickets at 14.75 with an economy of 3.95. Best figures 5/30
37 runs with a strike rate of 160.86. Highest score 25.
3 wickets with an economy of 7.00. Best figures 1/24
And just because of his brilliant performance he is nominated for ICC best men’s player of the month of July. This thing reaffirmed his status as a giant figure in the world of cricket of all formats.
Shakib’s Extraordinary Bowling
He really delivered some antique bowls to Zimbabwean batsmen in the sole test match. Which drastically devastated their batting line. And it smoothly paved the victory line for the Bangladesh team. Tacking five wickets in a match is surely an honour for Bengal tigers.
Although Shumba and Takudzwanashe did really well in the beginning. They jointly took scores to 61. And here comes our hero, Shakib, who troubled Shumba for a sweep shot and it went in the air and was caught.
He gained major wickets one by one and all Zimbabwean team was out in just a score of 276. His preys were Dyon Myers, Timycen Maruma in first innings. They are considered the backbone of the Zimbabwean team. Bangladeshi 468 runs target became high rock to achieve in these conditions that were supporting spin bowlers.
In the second innings, shining star Shakib took the maiden wicket of stubborn Kaitano. That was really his dedicated innings as he played 102 balls for just 7 runs. Anyways Bangladesh got victory with 220 runs.
Glance On Shakib Al Hasan’s Batting
Now have a glance at Shakib’s batting in odi matches with Zimbabwe. His bashing 72.50 average batting was a turning point for cleansweep victory in 3 match series. Grabbing second highest position in the ICC cricket world cup super league standings with 80 points is nothing but a gift of shakib to his country.
The southpaw was at the core of Bangladesh’s most impenetrable success of the series. Scoring an unbeaten 96 off 109 conveyances to help the Tigers achieve a three-wicket triumph with only five balls to spare. Pursuing an objective of 241 to win, Bangladesh were in a tough situation all through the pursuit. Limping from 50/3 to 145/6 to 173/7. By holding his nerve all through Shakib in the long run agreed with his position home in the organization of No.9 Mohammad Saifuddin, who was the group’s next most elevated scorer with 28.