Indian cricket team captain Virat Kohli stepped into this important match along with this player.
Abdur Razzaq has been a part of Virat Kohli’s team RCB in IPL.
This player was present in Virat Kohli’s team from the very beginning. Both of them created history by landing on the field together. After this match by match, this stalwart raised many flags on the cricket field. Even was a part of four T20 World Cups. But now the teammate of Indian cricket team captain Virat Kohli announced his retirement just before this year’s season of the Indian Premier League. Today we are going to tell the exploits of this cricketer because today i.e. June 15 is his birthday.
We are talking about Abdur Razzak, a Bangladeshi cricketer born in Khulna on 15 June 1982. Actually, Abdur Razzaq has been a part of Royal Challengers Bangalore in the Indian Premier League. However, then Virat Kohli used to play for RCB not as a captain but as a player. Razzaq played for Royal Challengers Bangalore in the first season of IPL i.e. 2008. Then he was the only cricketer from Bangladesh to play IPL. In IPL, Razzaq got a chance to play only one match, in which he could not perform any special.
Retired on 13 February 2021
However, he made many record-breaking performances for the Bangladesh cricket team. He made his ODI debut in the year 2004 and took five wickets in this match against Zimbabwe. In the same year, he also made his debut in Test cricket. He was found guilty of a suspicious bowling action the following year after playing the ODI World Cup in 2007 and the T20 World Cup. The ICC gave him the green signal a year later, after which he took part in four more T20 World Cups. Razzaq had retired from international cricket on 13 February this year.
13 Tests, 153 ODIs and 34 T20Is
Abdur Razzaq played 13 Test matches for Bangladesh, in which he took 28 wickets. The best performance in the innings was 4 for 63. Apart from this, he has 207 wickets in his name in 153 ODIs. In ODI cricket, he did a great job of taking five wickets for 29 runs in the match. In this his economy rate was 4.56. At the same time, in 34 T20 matches for Bangladesh, he sent 44 batsmen to the pavilion. That too with the best economy rate of 6.88. Abdur Razzaq also has 634 victims in 137 first-class matches. Talking about 280 List A matches, in these matches, he has made 412 batsmen a victim of his bowling. Apart from this, he also did the work of taking 99 wickets in 90 T20 matches.