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Imrul Kayes Imrul Kayes Height: 1.7 m DOB: February 2, 1987

Imrul Kayes became an instant hit after his impressive debut season in first-class cricket and broke into the international scene in 2008. He initially struggled as an opener for a while but made his breakthrough in 2011.2011. Despite being kept in the reserve squad for a while, he decided to hone his skills in first-class cricket and returned as a well-polished player in 2014 and has been a regular in Test cricket. His performances in the shorter format have been patchy and has really never been considered for white ball cricket after a few unimpressive performances. He has three hundreds to his name in Test cricket and four in ODIs.

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Imrul Kayes

Imrul Kayes to replace Tamim Iqbal in Bangladesh squad for India tour

Cricket | Oct 26, 2019, 03:28 PM IST

Tamim Iqbal missed Bangladesh's home Test against Afghanistan and the T20I tri-series after requesting for a break from all cricket following Bangladesh's tour of Sri Lanka in July.

Bangladesh vs Zimbabwe

1st Test, Day 2: Zimbabwe take commanding lead against Bangladesh

Cricket | Nov 04, 2018, 06:13 PM IST

With a commanding 139-run lead, Zimbabwe reached 1-0 in their second innings before bad light brought an end to the day.

Bangladesh vs Zimbabwe ODI series

3rd ODI: Twin centurions Soumya Sarkar and Imrul Kayes help Bangladesh sweep series against Zimbabwe

Cricket | Oct 27, 2018, 08:47 AM IST

As they set up the innings, Mushfiqur Rahim, unbeaten on 28, hit a six over deep mid-wicket to fittingly finish the game in a show of sheer domination.

Bangladesh beat Zimbabwe

Imrul Kayes career-best knock guides Bangladesh to beat Zimbabwe by 28 runs

Cricket | Oct 22, 2018, 01:13 PM IST

Kayes' third century was complemented by Mohammad Saiffudin's first 50 as they shared a national record of 127 for the seventh wicket after a middle-order collapse. 

Asia Cup 2018

Asia Cup 2018: Mashrafe Mortaza alleges he wasn't consulted before the recall of Soumya Sarkar and Imrul Kayes

Cricket | Sep 22, 2018, 11:41 PM IST

The 34-year-old further questioned on what basis the duo received a call back in the team after being dropped, initially.

after a long wait bangladesh cricket finally comes of age

After a long wait, Bangladesh cricket finally comes of age

Cricket | May 02, 2015, 10:30 PM IST

New Delhi: The last few days for Bangladesh cricket have proved to be nothing less than a sweet dream. Following a successful World Cup 2015 campaign down under, the Bangla tigers completed a rare 3-0

bangladesh vs pakistan first test drawn

Bangladesh vs Pakistan first test drawn

Cricket | May 02, 2015, 08:32 PM IST

Khulna, Bangladesh: Opener Tamim Iqbal hit 206 to lead Bangladesh to its first ever test draw against rival Pakistan on Saturday.Starting the final day on 273-0, Bangladesh finished its second innings on 555-6 — capping

bangladesh pakistan 1st test drifts toward draw

Bangladesh-Pakistan 1st Test drifts toward draw

Cricket | May 02, 2015, 05:02 PM IST

Khulna, Bangladesh: Bangaldesh's Tamim Iqbal and Imrul Kayes both brought up their career-best scores on Saturday as the hosts reached 315-1 in their second innings and the first Test against Pakistan headed toward a draw.Bangladesh

bangladesh almost wipe out big deficit vs pakistan on day 4

Bangladesh almost wipe out big deficit vs Pakistan on day 4

Cricket | May 01, 2015, 06:54 PM IST

Khulna, Bangladesh: Unbeaten centuries by openers Tamim Iqbal and Imrul Kayes helped Bangladesh to virtually wipe out a massive first-innings deficit after bowling out Pakistan for 628 on the fourth day Friday of the first

bangladesh 150 2 vs pakistan at tea on 1st day of 1st test

Bangladesh 150-2 vs Pakistan at tea on 1st day of 1st test

Cricket | Apr 28, 2015, 02:47 PM IST

Khulna, Bangladesh: Bangladesh remained patient in reaching tea at 150-2 off 59 overs against Pakistan in the first cricket test on Tuesday.Opener Imrul Kayes made a steady 51 and was the only wicket to fall

bangladesh 60 1 at lunch on 1st day of 1st test against

Bangladesh 60-1 at lunch on 1st day of 1st Test against Pakistan

Cricket | Apr 28, 2015, 12:43 PM IST

KHULNA, Bangladesh: Imrul Kayes reached an unbeaten 35 as Bangladesh made a cautious start to the first Test against Pakistan, reaching 60-1 at lunch on the opening day.Kayes was batting with Mominul Haque yet to

ban vs zim zimbabwe 71/1 after day 4 in chase of 449 third

Ban vs Zim: Zimbabwe 71/1 after Day 4 in chase of 449, third test

Cricket | Nov 15, 2014, 06:44 PM IST

Chittagong, Bangladesh: Bangladesh is on course for a 3-0 series sweep after setting Zimbabwe a winning target of 449 runs on the fourth day of the third test Saturday.The African nation's highest successful run chase

ban vs zim bangladesh leads zimbabwe by 152 runs at stumps

Ban vs Zim: Bangladesh leads Zimbabwe by 152 runs at stumps, Day 3

Cricket | Nov 14, 2014, 04:33 PM IST

Chittagong, Bangladesh: Bangladesh reached 23-0 without trouble and extended its lead to 152 after bowling out Zimbabwe for 374 on the third day of the third test on Friday.Imrul Kayes was batting on 11 with

west indies look to prolong bangladesh s woeful run

West Indies look to prolong Bangladesh's woeful run

Cricket | Aug 19, 2014, 10:59 AM IST

Jamaica: West Indies and Bangladesh commence a three-match One-Day International series at the Queen`s Park Stadium in Grenada on Wednesday with the home side heavily favoured to extend the tourists` miserable record in 2014.Despite several