Saghir Hossain

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Saghir Hossain
Role Wicketkeeper
Batting style Right hand bat
First-class List A T20
Matches 74 52 13
Runs scored 3331 843 60
Batting average 25.82 19.60 10.00
100s/50s 2/17 -/5 -/-
Top score 114 75* 21
Catches/stumpings 198/18 47/17 4/5

Debut: 12 February 2005
Last appearance: 28 February 2012
Source: Cricinfo

Gazi Saghir Hossain is a First-class and List A cricketer from Bangladesh. He was born on 14 August 1986 in Khulna and is a right-handed batsman and wicket-keeper who is sometimes referred to on scoresheets by his nickname Pavel. He played for Khulna Division from 2004/05 through 2006/07 and has also appeared for Bangladesh age group representative teams and the Bangladesh Cricket Board XI in 2004/05 and Bangladesh A in 2006 and 2007.

He has taken an impressive 88 catches and completed 10 stumpings in that time and scored his maiden first-class hundred, 101, against Chittagong Division. He's scored 9 first-class fifties and 2 more in the one day game.