Mustafizur Rahman is the most popular pace bowler for the current generation in the Bangladesh national cricket team. Today we will look at his career, his personal life, birthday, and some other things. I hope you guys will enjoy the rest of the article.
|Mustafizur Rahman Bio|
6 September 1995
Abul Qasem Gazi
Around $2M USD
1.80 m (5 ft 11 in)
Biceps Size: 13 Inches
Chest Size: 38 Inches
Personal Life and Career
Mustafiz was born on 6 September 1995 in Satkhira in Khulna, Bangladesh. He is a specialist left-arm fast bowler. He is mostly known because of his special cutter-delivery. Already he has proved himself as a top-class sportsperson in the country.
Mustafiz is the youngest among his six siblings. His father is a real cricket enthusiast and that’s why he got the chance to join practice about 40 KM away from their home. His brother Mokhlesur Rahman used to drive him there. His educational situation was very poor because of too much concentration on cricket.
According to Mustafizur Rahman, he follows Pakistani Pacer Mohammad Amir as his idol. Their bowling style is pretty similar and Amir is one of the most successful bowlers in the Pakistan cricket history.
|Mustafizur Rahman in Net|
Mustafiz got his breakthrough on 24 April 2015 in a T20 match against Pakistan where he took two important wickets with really tight bowling. His first ever wicket in International cricket was Shahid Afridi, another Pakistani legend.
After that Bangladesh won the T20 and ODI series against Pakistan. Later this year, India came for an ODI series. Mustafiz was picked for the ODI team. He took 5 wickets in the first match and lead Bangladesh for a big win. In the second match, he took 6 wickets and again led Bangladesh for another victory. That was the first and only series win against India.
He kept bowling brilliantly even against South Africa. Bangladesh won the South Africa series 2-1. That was the most successful era for the Bangladesh cricket team. Bangladesh defeated India, Pakistan, South Africa, New Zealand, and West Indies, Zimbabwe in a row.
|Mustafizur Rahman Celebration|
In 2016 IPL, he played for Sunrisers Hyderabad and took 17 wickets after playing 16 matches. He was nominated as ‘Emerging Player of the Tournament’.
Beside IPL he has played in NatWest T20 Blast, Pakistan Super League, and Bangladesh Premier League, etc major tournaments.
He faces some injury problem but he has come back after all the problems.
Mustafiz get married with Samia Parvin 22 March 2019 a day after fellow teammate Mehidy Hasan marriage.
|Mustafizur Rahman Wife Samia Parvin|
Some Interesting and Unknown Facts on Mustafizur Rahman
☑️ Mustafizur Rahman is the most successful Bangladeshi cricketer in IPL right after Shakib Al Hasan.
☑️ He is the youngest son in the family and his father name is Abul Qasem Gazi.
☑️ Mohammad Amir is his idol pace bowler.
☑️ Mustafiz took 13 wickets in his first-ever 3 match ODI series against India.
☑️ In 2016, he played for Sunrisers Hyderabad in IPL and his team was champion. He took 17 wickets in 16 matches with really good economy rate.
☑️ He started playing BPL for Dhaka Dynamites and currently playing for Rajshahi Kings.
☑️ Mustafiz wife name is Samia Parvin and they got married in 22 March 2019.
☑️ He is known as ‘The Fizz’ among his fans.
☑️ He has a huge fan following in Bangladesh and India.
☑️ His short career has effected due to a few injuries, now he has recovered from these.
☑️ He is the only tenth bowler to take a five-wicket haul on ODI debut.
☑️ He is the first player who has won Man of the Match awards on both Test and ODI debuts.
☑️ He has taken 50 ODI wickets playing only 27 matches, which is fastest for any Bangladeshi bowlers.
Some FAQ on Mustafizur Rahman
Q: Is Mustafizur Rahman married?
A: Yes, Mustafiz is married. He has got married on 22 March 2019.
Q: Who is the wife of Mustafizur Rahman?
A: Samia Parvin, a Dhaka University student is the wife of Mustafizur Rahman.
Q: What is the height of Mustafizur Rahman?
A: Mustafiz height is 1.80 m (5 ft 11 in).