Taskin Ahmed Height, Weight, Age, Family, Affairs, Wife, Biography & More

Taskin Ahmed Profile

Real NameTaskin Ahmed Tazim
ProfessionBangladeshi Cricketer (Bowler)
Physical Stats & More
Heightin centimeters- 188 cm
in meters- 1.88 m
in Feet Inches- 6’ 2”
Weightin Kilograms- 75 kg
in Pounds- 165 lbs
Body Measurements- Chest: 41 Inches
- Waist: 32 Inches
- Biceps: 13 Inches
Eye ColourBlack
Hair ColourBlack
International DebutTest- 12 January 2017 vs New Zealand in Wellington
ODI- 17 June 2014 vs India in Dhaka
T20- 1 April 2014 vs Australia in Dhaka
Coach/MentorNot Known
Jersey Number#3 (Bangladesh)
Domestic/State TeamsDhaka Metropolis, Chittagong Kings, Chittagong Vikings
Batting StyleLeft Handed Bat
Bowling StyleRight Arm Fast Medium
Nature on fieldAggressive
Likes to play againstIndia
Records/Achievements (main ones)• His T20 International career took a turn when on 1 April 2014, in his debut against Australia, he earned the wicket of Glenn Maxwell.
• On 17 June 2014, he made his ODI debut against India and showed a positive intent, taking a 5 wicket haul. This outstanding performance was nominated for Cricinfo Awards in the category of 'best performances of 2014.'
Personal Life
Date of Birth3 April 1995
Age (as in 2017)22 Years
Birth PlaceMohammadpur, Dhaka, Bangladesh
Zodiac sign/Sun signLeo
HometownMohammadpur, Dhaka, Bangladesh
SchoolKing Khaled Institute
UniversityAmerican International University of Bangladesh
Educational QualificationsBachelor of Business Administration
FamilyFather- Abdur Rashid
Mother- Sabina Yasmin
Taskin Ahmed with his Parents
Brother- N/A
Sister- Roja
Taskin Ahmed and his sister
HobbiesListening Music, Swimming, Playing Pool, Horse Riding
ControversiesDuring ICC World T20 2016, he was suspended from International Cricket for his illegal bowling action.
Favourite Things
Favourite QuoteTo be a great Champion, you must believe you are the best. If you're not, pretend you are.
Favourite Holiday DestinationsMalaysia, Australia
Favourite SingerRihanna
Girls, Family & More
Marital StatusUnmarried
Affairs/GirlfriendsNot Known
ChildrenSon- N/A
Daughter- N/A

Taskin Ahmed Bowling

Some Lesser Known Facts About Taskin Ahmed

  • Does Taskin Ahmed smoke: No
  • Does Taskin Ahmed drink Alcohol: No
  • Taskin was passionate about cricket since his childhood days but wasn’t backed by his father. Academics intelligence was what his father wanted him to achieve expertise in.
  • In an exclusive chat, he recalled his journey. He had to follow a strict curfew at home, however, he once broke the rule and was punished with his brand new bat by his father.
  • After Rubel Hossain, Taskin holds the number 2 position of being the fastest bowler in the history of Bangladesh Cricket. The fastest bowl he has bowled as of January 2017 is 148kph and has an average bowling speed of around 145kph.
  • One of his friends convinced him to appear in the Abhani ground for the Under-12 team selection. Unfortunately, his friend became an auto rickshaw driver because of his poor financial conditions.
  • He says his mother has a dream that her son gets to play in Indian Premier League (IPL) and Big Bash League (BBL) so that the whole world gets to see him.