Mushfiqur Rahim
Personal information
Full name Mohammad Mushfiqur Rahim
Born September 1 1988 (1988-09-01) (age 29)
Bogra, Bangladesh
Height 5 ft 3 in (1.60 m)
Batting style Right-handed
Role Wicket-keeper
International information
National side Bangladesh
Test debut (cap 41) 26 May 2005 v England
Last Test 21 October 2013 v New Zealand
ODI debut (cap 80) 6 August 2006 v Zimbabwe
Last ODI 3 November 2013 v New Zealand
ODI shirt no. 15
Domestic team information
Years Team
2006 Rajshahi Division
2007 Sylhet Division
2008– Rajshahi Division
2012 Duronto Rajshahi
2012 Nagenahira Nagas
2013– Sylhet Royals
Career statistics
Competition Test ODI FC LA
Matches 36 122 67 162
Runs scored 2,078 2,449 3,543 3,843
Batting average 32.46 26.33 33.42 31.50
100s/50s 2/12 1/12 4/22 3/21
Top score 200 101 200 145*
Balls bowled 60
Wickets 1
Bowling average 23.00
5 wickets in innings 0
10 wickets in match n/a 0 n/a
Best bowling 1/23
Catches/stumpings 60/10 89/34 114/17 128/50
Source: CricketArchive, 28 November 2013

Mohammad Mushfiqur Rahim (born 1 September 1988) is a Bangladeshi cricketer and is the captain of the national team. He made his Test debut in 2005, at the age of 16, during Bangladesh's first tour of England and the next year played his first One Day International. Between August 2009 and December 2010 Rahim served as Bangladesh's vice-captain. Standing 5 ft 3 in tall, he specialises as a wicket-keeper and is a lower-order batsman. At domestic level he represents Rajshahi Division and captains Sylhet Royals. He also scored the first double century in test for Bangladesh Cricket Team in history.

Personal life

Mohammad Mushfiqur Rahim was born on 1 September 1988 to Mahbub Habib and Rahima Khatun. In between playing cricket, Rahim studied history at the Jahangirnagar University.Formerly, He finished his school life from Bogra Zilla School He was due to miss the exams for his Master's degree in April 2012 as they clashed with Bangladesh's scheduled tour of Pakistan, however the tour was postponed and Rahim allowed to sit the exams.

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