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Al-Amin Hossain

Al-Amin Hossain (born January 1, 1990) is a Bangladeshi international cricketer. He attended University of Rajshahi.[1] He plays for Barisal Bulls in the Bangladesh Premier League.

Domestic career

He took 12 wickets for Khulna and defeated Chittagong by eight wickets in Jessore in 2011. He first ripped through the Chittagong lower order in the first innings, in which they scored just 200 runs, before leaving an even bigger impression in the second innings. Al-Amin finished with 7 for 36 in the second innings, with Chittagong getting bowled out for 144 runs.

He took figures of 9 for 58, helping Khulna kicked off the second phase of the National League with an eight-wicket win over Rajshahi in a low-scoring encounter that lasted just two days at the Fatullah Osmani Stadium in Fatullah.

In 2012, he was selected to Bangladesh “A” squad to play against England Lions. In first unofficial ODI he took wicket of Joe Root, James Taylor and James Vince as England Lions where reduce to 38 for 4.

In 2013, he took 6 for 16 for Abahani Limited as rolled over Cricket Coaching School for a paltry 35 to record a 212-run win in the Dhaka Premier League. He was in the forefront of all the carnage as he picked up all of the top five batsmen inside the first 11 overs.

In October 2018, he was named in the squad for the Sylhet Sixers team, following the draft for the 2018–19 Bangladesh Premier League.[2] He was the leading wicket-taker for Khulna Division in the 2018–19 National Cricket League, with fourteen dismissals in five matches.[3] In November 2019, he was selected to play for the Cumilla Warriors in the 2019–20 Bangladesh Premier League.[4]

International career

He was added to Bangladesh Test squad for New Zealand series and he made his Test début in Mirpur Test. He was selected in the 15-man squad to play in the 2015 Cricket World Cup, but was sent home during the tournament for breaking a team curfew.[5]


  1. ^ Isam, Mohammad (14 August 2014). "Hard work nothing new to Al-Amin". ESPNcricinfo. Retrieved 24 March 2017.
  2. ^ "Full players list of the teams following Players Draft of BPL T20 2018-19". Bangladesh Cricket Board. Retrieved 29 October 2018.
  3. ^ "National Cricket League, 2018/19 - Khulna Division: Batting and bowling averages". ESPN Cricinfo. Retrieved 8 November 2018.
  4. ^ "BPL draft: Tamim Iqbal to team up with coach Mohammad Salahuddin for Dhaka". ESPN Cricinfo. Retrieved 18 November 2019.
  5. ^ Isam, Mohammad. "Al-Amin to be sent home for breaking team curfew". ESPNCricinfo. ESPN. Retrieved 23 February 2015.

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