|Date of Birth||1989-03-20|
A talented and aggressive opening batsman, Tamim Iqbal has made his mark on Bangladesh cricket since earning his first one-day international cap in 2007. Tamim was chosen in Bangladesh’s ICC Cricket World Cup 2007 squad with just fourODI matches under his belt but was instrumental in his team’s surprise win over India at that tournament.He scored 51 in that match. In the 2011 World Cup he was again dominant against India, scoring 70 in their group-stage stoush. Now, Tamim has more than 130 ODI appearances under his belt and has scored four centuries and 27 fifties. He will be a vital part of the Bangladesh top order for the 2015 World Cup.