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Brothers Union is a cricket team that plays List A cricket in the Dhaka Premier League. It is affiliated with the Brothers Union football team.

Brothers Union
Personnel
CaptainMohammad Sharif &
Sharifullah
Overseas player(s)Chirag Jani
Debabrata Das
Saud Shakeel

List A recordEdit

  • 2013-14: 10 matches, won 4, finished seventh
  • 2014-15: 11 matches, won 5, finished eighth
  • 2015-16: 11 matches, won 4, finished tenth
  • 2016-17: 11 matches, won 5, finished eighth
  • 2017-18: 13 matches, won 6, finished tenth
  • 2018-19: 13 matches, won 4, finished tenth

The List A captains have been Suhrawadi Shuvo in 2013-14, Nazimuddin in 2014-15, Tushar Imran in 2015-16 and Alok Kapali in 2016-17 and 2017-18.

In their last match of the 2017-18 season, Brothers Union needed to score 335 runs to beat Agrani Bank and avoid relegation. At the end, they needed four off the last ball of the 50th over, and Nazmus Sadat hit a boundary to secure victory by four wickets.[1]

Current squadEdit

Players with international caps are listed in bold

Name Nat Batting Style Bowling Style Notes
Batsmen
Fazle Mahmud   Left-hand bat Slow left-arm orthodox
Mizanur Rahman   Right-hand bat Right-arm off break
Yasir Ali   Right-hand bat Right-arm off break
Junaid Siddique   Left-hand bat Right-arm off break
Shariful Islam   Right-hand bat Right-arm off break
All-rounders
Sharifullah   Right-hand bat Right-arm off break Twenty20 Captain
Habibur Rahman   Right-hand bat Right-arm off break
Chirag Jani   Right-hand bat Right-arm medium
Wicketkeepers
Zahiduzzaman   Left-hand bat
Hamidul Islam   Right-hand bat
Debabrata Das   Right-hand bat
Spin Bowlers
Naeem Islam jnr   Right-hand bat Slow left-arm orthodox
Shakhawat Hossain   Slow left-arm orthodox
Rahatul Ferdous   Right-hand bat Right-arm leg break
Bishawnath Halder   Left-hand bat Slow left-arm orthodox
Saud Shakeel   Left-hand bat Slow left-arm orthodox
Bowlers
Mehedi Hasan   Right-hand bat Right-arm medium-fast
Mohammad Shahzada   Right-hand bat Right-arm medium-fast
Mohammad Sharif   Right-hand bat Right-arm medium-fast List A Captain
Sajedul Islam   Left-hand bat Left-arm medium
Ebadot Hossain   Right-hand bat Right-arm medium
Ashiquzzaman   Right-hand bat Right-arm medium

RecordsEdit

The highest score is 150 not out by Nafees Iqbal in 2013-14, and the best bowling figures are 7 for 25 by Sean Williams, also in 2013-14.

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Brothers save relegation in dramatic fashion". Tiger Cricket. Bangladesh Cricket Board. Retrieved 6 April 2018.

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