Shamsur becomes highest scorer of 2015/16 season
Shamsur Rahman has become the highest run getter of 2015-16 season in domestic cricket. He played tremendous well in the throughout season. He also showed his class in the Dhaka Premier Division Cricket League 2015-16, although his team could not make Super Six round he scored 558 runs and finished by claiming the position of top scorer before Super League stage.[Read in Bangla: শীর্ষে থেকেই মৌসুম শেষ শামসুর রহমানের]
In the DPL he lost his position to Raqibul Hasan but in the calendar year of 2015-16, he has surpassed Raqibul Hasan to become the top scorer. Even he also surpassed Mominul Haque, another star cricketer of Bangladesh Cricket Team.
The dashing opener Shamsur Rahman scored 1644 runs to become the top scorer in the calendar year of 2015-16 including 588 runs in DPL, 578 runs from 6 matches in the National Cricket League, 508 runs from Bangladesh Cricket League. He also scored more centuries than any other batsman (5 in) this calendar year.
Raqibul Hasan, who claimed second spot, scored 1602 runs. Another iconic cricketer of Bangladesh National Cricket Team, Mominul Haque scored 1585 runs in the calendar year of 2015-16. By scoring 671 runs in the DPL, 899 runs in the National Cricket League and Bangladesh Cricket League, he claimed the third spot.
By scoring 1467 runs Shahriar Nafees included his name in the fourth spot of this list, whereas Marshal Ayub scored 1267 runs and claimed the fifth spot in the top five run getter list of 2015-16 calendar year.
– Imran Hasan, Correspondent, bdcricteam.com