Farhad Hossain

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Farhad Hossain
Personal information
Born (1987-02-10) 10 February 1987 (age 30)
Rajshahi, Bangladesh
Batting style Right-handed
Bowling style Right-arm offbreak
Role All-rounder
Domestic team information
Years Team
2004/05–2016/17 Rajshahi Division
2012/13 Duronto Rajshahi
2011/12 Barisal Burners
2009/10 Khulna Division
First-class debut 12 March 2005 Rajshahi Division v Barisal Division
Last First-class 8 October 2016 Rajshahi Division v Rangpur Division
List A debut 27 March 2005 Rajshahi Division v Chittagong Division
Last List A 19 January 2016 Gazi Group Cricketers v Prime Doleshwar Sporting Club
Career statistics
Competition FC LA T20
Matches 109 61 24
Runs scored 6349 1208 218
Batting average 36.07 22.79 19.81
100s/50s 12/27 -/5 -/-
Top score 216 89* 41*
Balls bowled 7825 898 216
Wickets 161 30 9
Bowling average 25.14 22.20 27.11
5 wickets in innings 3 1 -
10 wickets in match -
Best bowling 6/143 5/16 3/11
Catches/stumpings 139/- 25/– 7/-
Source: ESPN Cricinfo, 2 November 2016

Farhad Hossain is a First class and List A cricketer from Bangladesh. A useful all-rounder, he was born on 10 February 1987 in Rajshahi and made his debut for Rajshahi Division in the 2004/5 season. Up to the end of the 2006/7 season he had scored 903 first class runs at 27.36 with five fifties and a top score of 79 against Barisal Division. He had taken 25 wickets with his off breaks at the excellent average of 22.92 with a best of 4 for 50 against Chittagong Division. In the one day arena his unbeaten 89 against Sylhet Division is his best knock to date while he snared 4 for 22 against Dhaka Division.

He played for Barisal Burners in the Bangladesh Premier League 2012. He currently plays for Duronto Rajshahi.