File photo of Shakib Al Hasan.© Twitter
Star Bangladesh all-rounder Shakib Al Hasan reached the milestone of 100th T20I matches on Tuesday. He accomplished the feat during his side’s Group B Asia Cup 2022 match against Afghanistan in Sharjah. Shakib did not have an impressive 100th T20I match as, despite a good start, he failed to stay on the crease for long. He was dismissed for 11 off 9 balls after pacer Mujeeb Ur Rahman dislodged his stumps. In 100 matches now, Hasan has scored 2,018 runs at an average of 22.67. He has scored ten half-centuries in the shortest format, with 84 being his best score.
Besides this, he has also delivered for his side with the ball. He has 122 wickets in 100 games and is the leading wicket-taker in the format’s history. These 122 scalps have come at an average of 19.89 and an economy rate of 6.65. His best bowling figures are 5/20.
Coming to the match, Bangladesh lost to Afghanistan by 7 wickets.
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