Al- Amin Hossain, known for an unorthodox action, has made a place for himself in the white-ball setup of Bangladesh Cricket team. T20 is the favourite format of the fast bowler.
Full Name: Al-Amin Hossain
Batting: Right-hand bat
Bowling: Right-arm medium-fast
Test Debut: On 21- 25 October 2013, at Dhaka in Bangladesh vs New Zealand
ODI Debut: On 17th February 2014 at Dhaka in Bangladesh vs Sri Lanka
T20 Debut: On Nov 6, 2013, at Dhaka in Bangladesh vs New Zealand
Major Teams: Bangladesh, Bangladesh A, Khulna Division
In 2012, he got selected in Bangladesh “A” squad to play against England Lions. Al- Amin in his first unofficial One Day international he grabbed the wickets of Joe Root, James Taylor and Jams Vince reducing the opponent to 38 for 4.
In October 2018, he was announced in the Sylhet Sixers squad for the 2018-19 Bangladesh Premier League. Later in National Cricket League, he became the leading wicket-taker for Khulna Division.
Al-Amin made his international debut in the year 2013 when he was added to Bangladesh Test squad for New Zealand. In 2015, he was selected as one of the 15 notable players to play in the World Cup. But he was found guilty of indiscipline when he got late for teammates meeting in a Brisbane hotel. As a result, he was sent back to the home country and Shafiul Islam was called in as a replacement.
Date of Birth: 1st January 1990
Current Age: 29 years
Birth Place: Jhenidah, Bangladesh
Address: Jhenidah, Bangladesh
Zodiac Sign: Capricorn
Domestic Teams: Barisal Burners, South Zone (Bangladesh), Bangladesh Cricket Board Academy, Comilla Victorians, Sylhet Sixers, Abahana Limited
Education: Rajshahi University
Subject: Public Administration
Father: Shah Alam
Mother: Monoara Begum
Marital Status: Married
Children: Two sons
Height: 6 feet 4 inches
Eye Color: Black
Hair Color: Black
The fact that Al Amin was quite studious comes from his educational background. He completed his education from Rajshahi University in Public Administration. But from the early stage of his life, he used to insist on playing cricket rather than doing anything else and his wish and hard work definitely paid off.