Tamim Iqbal in front of new milestone
Bangladesh national cricket team opener Tamim Iqbal, dashing hard hitter of the ball is one the verge of another milestone. Tamim Iqbal has already become the leading scorer with the bat in all three formats for national cricket team. Now, he is on the eve of scoring 10,000 international runs combined three formats. [বাংলায় পড়ুনঃ নতুন রেকর্ডের সামনে তামিম ইকবাল]
This left handed batsman needs 490 runs to become first Bangladeshi batsman to score ten thousand international runs in career. So, he gets the chance to reach in this unique land mark in the series against New Zealand where Tigers are featured to play 3 ODIs, 3T20Is and two Test matches.
Tamim Iqbal has 255 international matches and scored 9,510 international runs in his career for Bangladesh. He has been scored 16 centuries and 56 half centuries to score those runs. He is the only Bangladeshi batsman, who scores century in all formats of the game.
To be noted, Tamim Iqbal has played 44 Tests and scored 3349 runs at an average of 40.39. By participating 159 ODI matches, this lad scores 5007 runs. At the same time, at an strike of 114.59 including 4 fifties and 1 century, he scores 1152 runs from 52 matches in the shorter format of cricket T20I cricket.
-Imran Hasan, Correspondent, bdcrictime.com