Khadija Tul Kubra

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Khadija Tul Kubra
Khadija Tul Kubra (1) (cropped).jpg
Personal information
Full name Khadija Tul Kubra
Born (1995-01-30) 30 January 1995 (age 23)
Bogra, Bangladesh
Batting Right-hand bat
Bowling Right-arm offbreak
Role bowler
International information
National side
ODI debut 26 November 2011 v Ireland
Last ODI 8 October 2018 v Pakistan
T20I debut 28 August 2012 v Ireland
Last T20I 6 October 2018 v Pakistan
Career statistics
Competition WODI WT20I
Matches 29 30
Runs scored 44 10
Batting average 5.50 3.33
100s/50s 0/0 0/0
Top score 7 5
Balls bowled 1352 572
Wickets 36 29
Bowling average 22.22 17.86
5 wickets in innings 0 0
10 wickets in match 0 0
Best bowling 4/33 3/5
Catches/stumpings 5/– 5/–
Source: ESPN Cricinfo, 8 October 2018

Khadija Tul Kubra (Bengali: খাদিজা তুল কুবরা) (born: 30 January 1995, Bogra) is a Bangladeshi women cricketer who plays for the Bangladesh cricket team.[1][2] She is a right-handed batsman and a right-arm offbreak bowler. In October 2018, against Pakistan Women, she became the first bowler for Bangladesh Women to take a five-wicket haul in WODIs.[3]

Early life and background[edit]

Kubra was born on January 30, 1995 in Bogra, Bangladesh.[4]


ODI career[edit]

Kubra made her ODI career against Ireland women's cricket team on November 26, 2011. She made a comeback in Bangladesh colours in 2018, after a gap of 5 years.

T20I career[edit]

Kubra also made her T20I career against Ireland women's cricket team on August 28, 2012. In June 2018, she was part of Bangladesh's squad that won their first ever Women's Asia Cup title, winning the 2018 Women's Twenty20 Asia Cup tournament.[5][6][7] Later the same month, she was named in Bangladesh's squad for the 2018 ICC Women's World Twenty20 Qualifier tournament.[8]

In October 2018, she was named in Bangladesh's squad for the 2018 ICC Women's World Twenty20 tournament in the West Indies.[9][10]

T20 career[edit]

She had done rookie for Melbourne Stars for Women's Big Bash League


  1. ^ "BD women's SA camp from Sunday". 2013-08-23. Retrieved 2014-03-08.
  2. ^ "নারী ক্রিকেটের প্রাথমিক দল ঘোষণা | খেলাধুলা | Samakal Online Version". Archived from the original on 2014-02-21. Retrieved 2014-03-08.
  3. ^ "Khadija Tul Kubra's six-for sets up big Bangladesh win". International Cricket Council. Retrieved 8 October 2018.
  4. ^ "Khadija Tul Kubra | Bangladesh Cricket | Cricket Players and Officials". ESPN Cricinfo. Retrieved 2014-03-08.
  5. ^ "Bangladesh name 15-player squad for Women's Asia Cup". International Cricket Council. Retrieved 31 May 2018.
  6. ^ "Bangladesh Women clinch historic Asia Cup Trophy". Bangladesh Cricket Board. Retrieved 11 June 2018.
  7. ^ "Bangladesh stun India in cliff-hanger to win title". International Cricket Council. Retrieved 11 June 2018.
  8. ^ "ICC announces umpire and referee appointments for ICC Women's World Twenty20 Qualifier 2018". International Cricket Council. Retrieved 27 June 2018.
  9. ^ "Media Release: ICC WOMEN'S WORLD T20 WEST INDIES 2018: Bangladesh Squad Announced". Bangladesh Cricket Board. Retrieved 9 October 2018.
  10. ^ "Bangladesh announce Women's World T20 squad". International Cricket Council. Retrieved 9 October 2018.

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