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Mahmudullah Riyad (Bangladeshi cricketer)- Wife, Age, Records, Photos, Birthday, BPL

Bangladeshi cricketer, Mahmudullah Riyad is the current T20I captain and has represented Bangladesh in all forms of the game. He is a fabulous talented all-rounder, a lower or middle-order batsman as well as an off-spin bowler. Riyad is the first player from Bangladesh to score a ton in World Cup history.  That tournament turned to be a turning point in his career. Although, he began his career as a bowler but later became a batsman.

Mahmudullah is a Goodwill Ambassador of USAID for youth and development in Bangladesh. He engages young people on social media in order to promote education and nutrition and reduce gender-based violence.  He continues to be a regular member of the squad despite his inconsistency in Tests.

  • Name: Mohammad Mahmudullah Riyad
  • Nickname: Not Known
  • Role: All-rounder
  • Profession: Bangladeshi Cricketer (All-rounder)
  • Batting Style: Right Handed Bat
  • Bowling Style: Right-arm off-break

Physical Appearance

  • Height (approx.): 183 cm(6’)
  • Weight (approx.): 75 kg
  • Eye Colour: Black
  • Hair Colour: Black

Personal Life

  • Date of Birth: 4 February 1986
  • Age (as on Feb 2020): 35 years
  • Birth Place: Mymensingh, Bangladesh
  • Zodiac sign: Aquarius
  • Nationality: Bangladeshi
  • School: NA
  • College: NA
  • Educational Qualifications: NA

Family

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  • Coach/Mentor: Khaled Mahmud
  • Religion: Islam
  • Address: Mymensingh, Bangladesh

Cricket Career

International Debut

  • Test– 4 January 2008 vs New Zealand in Dunedin
  • ODI– 9 February 2007 vs Zimbabwe in Wellington
  • T20– 1 September 2007 vs Kenya in Nairobi
  • Jersey Number: #30 (Bangladesh)
  • Major Teams:  Dhaka Division, Khulna Titans, Chittagong Kings, Barisal Bulls
  • Nature on the field: Aggressive
  • Likes to play against: Not Known

Records

  • He scored two consecutive tons in the 2015 ICC World Cup, first against England and second against New Zealand in March 2015. Riyad became Bangladesh's first cricketer to score a World Cup century, and the second to score tons in a row.
  • Mahmudullah took 8 wickets in the game against Zimbabwe on his Test debut, including a 5 wicket haul in the second innings.

Preferences

  • Hobbies: Cycling, Fishing
  • Favorite Cricketer: Mahendra Singh Dhoni
  • Favorite Holiday Destinations: Singapore, Bali

Wife and Children

  • Marital Status: Married
  • Girlfriend: Jannatul Kawsar Mishti
  • Mahmudullah Wife: Jannatul Kawsar Mishti
  • Marriage Date: June 25th, 2011
  • Children: Son-Name Not Kown (Born June 2012)

Jannatul Kifayet, Mahmudullah's sister in law, married Bangladesh's most consistent player Mushfiqur Rahim.

Awards and recognitions

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Controversies

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Lesser Known Facts

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