Manjural Islam (cricketer)
|Full name||Mohammad Manjural Islam|
7 November 1979 |
Khulna, Khulna District, Bangladesh
|Bowling style||Left–arm fast–medium|
|Test debut (cap 13)||19 April 2001 v Zimbabwe|
|Last Test||23 February 2004 v Zimbabwe|
|ODI debut (cap 44)||16 March 1999 v Pakistan|
|Last ODI||17 April 2003 v South Africa|
|Domestic team information|
|Source: CricketArchive, 13 March 2009|
Mohammad Manjural (sometimes Monjural) Islam (born November 7, 1979) is a Bangladeshi cricketer who played in 17 Tests and 34 ODIs from 1999 to 2004. He is a left-arm seam bowler who pitches the ball outside off-stump.
Manjural Islam made his Test debut in April 2001, against Zimbabwe at Bulawayo where he took his best innings figures of 6 for 81. He represented Bangladesh in both the 1999 and the 2003 World Cups.
In 2009 he was one of a number of players who decided to leave Bangladeshi domestic cricket in order to participate in the unsanctioned Indian Cricket League as part of the squad for the new Dhaka Warriors side, for which he was banned from playing in official cricket matches in Bangladesh for 10 years by the Bangladesh Cricket Board.
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- Nagraj Gollapudi (16 September 2008). "Bashar leads Bangladesh exodus". Cricinfo. Retrieved 2009-03-13.
- Ajay S Shankar (17 September 2008). "Bangladesh bans ICL recruits for 10 years". Cricinfo. Retrieved 2009-03-13.