|Full name||Salma Khatun|
1 October 1990|
|Height||5 ft 5 in (1.65 m)|
|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|
|Domestic team information|
|2008-2013||Khulna Division Women|
|2011-2013||Mohammedan Sporting Club Women|
Source: ESPN Cricinfo, 8 October 2018
Salma Khatun (born 1 October 1990, Khulna, Bangladesh) is an all round cricketer who plays for the Bangladesh cricket team. She is a right handed batsman and Right-arm offbreak bowler. Salma was the captain of the Bangladesh Women's cricket team and also one of the best players among other women cricketers.
Early life and background
Salma made her T20I against Ireland women's cricket team on November 26, 2011. 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. Later the same month, she was named as the captain of Bangladesh for the 2018 ICC Women's World Twenty20 Qualifier tournament.
Bangladesh women team won historic Silver medal in Asian games Women cricket competition in 2010 against China national women's cricket team. Rumana was part of the team at the Asian Games in Guangzhou, China. Salma performed both in Bat and ball.
Khatun was awarded Rupchanda Prothom Alo Best Women Player Award two times.
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