Bangladesh's greatest player ever Shakib Al Hasan turned 34 on Wednesday. He was born on March 24, 1987, in the Magura district. Shakib got admitted to Bangladesh Krira Shiksha Pratisthan after completing his secondary school certificate as he was proficient in cricket since boyhood. He made his debut in the National League for the Khulna Division Cricket Team at the age of only 17. Shakib Al Hasan made his international debut against Zimbabwe in 2006 after representing the Bangladesh Under-19 team. Then the rest is history! In this article, we will look at 34 achievements to celebrate the number-1 all-rounder Shakib Al Hasan's birthday.
Shakib Al Hasan's some notable achievements
01) Shakib Al Hasan’s international stats
In international cricket, Shakib Al Hasan scored 11,933 runs and took 568 wickets for Bangladesh.
02) 600 runs at a world cup tournament
Shakib is the first all-rounder in World Cup history to score over 600 runs in a single tournament. He set this unique record in the 2019 World Cup. Sachin Tendulkar, Matthew Hayden, Rohit Sharma, and David Warner have also scored more than 600 runs in a single World Cup.
03) 600 runs and 10 wickets at a world cup tournament
Shakib has the honor of being the first cricketer to score over 600 runs and take over 10 wickets in a single World Cup tournament. He set this record in the 2019 World Cup. He scored 606 runs and took 11 wickets in 8 innings.
04) 1000 runs and 30 wickets in the world cup
Shakib Al Hasan is the first and only cricketer to score 1,000 runs and take 30 wickets in the World Cup's history.
05) First Bangladeshi to score 1,000 world cup runs
Shakib Al Hasan became the first Bangladeshi to score 1000 runs in the World Cup tournament by taking part in a total of four World Cups from 2007 to 2019.