Tamim Iqbal Biography (Cricketer)

Tamim Iqbal Biography, Career, Facts, Family, Wife, Net Worth

Personal Information About Tamim Iqbal

Name:- Tamim Iqbal Khan
Nick Name:- Not know
D.O.B:- 20 March 1989
National Side:- Bangladesh
Place of Birth:- Chittagong, Bangladesh
Horoscope:- Pisces
Religion:- Islam
Height:- 5 feet 1 Inch
Marital Status:- Married (June 2013)
Profession:- Cricketer
Role:- Opening Batsman (Bangladesh)
Style of Batting:- Left Handed Batsman
Style of Bowling:- Right Arm off break

Tamim Iqbal Major Teams Bangladesh, Bangladesh U-19s, Chittagong Division, Bangladesh A, Asia XI, Duronto Rajshahi, Peshawar Zalmi, Nottinghamshire, St Lucia Zoiks, Wellington, Pune Warriors.

Tamim Iqbal Family Info
Father Name:- Iqbal Khan
Mother Name:- Nusrat Iqbal
Brother Name:- Nafees Iqbal
Sister Name:- Not Know
Children:- Mohammed Arham Iqbal (28 February 2016)
Tamim Iqbal Wife Name:- Ayesha Siddiqa (m. 2013)
Tamim Iqbal Net Worth:- $20 million


Here you read about Tamim Iqbal’s Biography, Career, Facts, Family, and Net Worth. Born with a silver spoon Tamim Iqbal, an excellent and one of the most popular opening batsmen of the cricket team of Bangladesh, was born on 20 March 1989 in Chittagong. Tamim’s paternal “Khan” family is a prosperous and prestigious family in Chittagong city. Tamim made a back-to-back hundred against neighbor country Pakistan in 2015 at Mirpur. Tamim Iqbal is known as the dashing batsman of Bangladesh for his aggressive batting style. In Asia Cup, he made four-fifty in four matches which provide him with more recognition. Tamim’s Brother Nafees Iqbal ex-cricketer of Bangladesh and Tamim’s uncle Akram Khan the former captain of the Bangladesh team, Akram Khan was also the chairman of the selection committee of BCB-Bangladesh Cricket Board.

Tamim Iqbal Childhood and Early Life

Tamim Iqbal was born on Monday 20 March 1989 in Chittagong, Bangladesh, his full name is Tamim Iqbal Khan. Tamim’s father late Iqbal Khan was a popular footballer. Tamim’s mother’s name is Nusrat Iqbal and she is a housewife. Test cricketer Nafees Iqbal is his elder brother and his uncle Akram Khan was the captain of the national team of Bangladesh he is also the present prime selector of the Bangladesh national team. Tamim’s father used to host small cricket tournaments to support and help his sons to get training and play better cricket. According to Nafees Iqbal, Tamim was the more talented and capable one, when Tamim was just 12 or 13 years old, he hit 148 as the group chased 150. He loves to play cricket since his childhood.

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Tamim Iqbal Married with Ayesha Siddiqa

Tamim Iqbal married Ayesha Siddiqa in June 2013, their marriage ceremony was held at a Chittagong, this was the grand ceremony and Former Prime Minister of Bangladesh Khaleda Zia was also present at their marriage ceremony. The lovely couple had their first son on 28th February 2016 and his name is Mohammed Arham Iqbal.

Tamim Iqbal Career

Tamim was passionate about cricket from his childhood. Tamim played the U-19 world cup in 2006 at Sri Lanka stadium against Sri Lanka. After this world, Tamim was picked for the 2007 World Cup. Tamim performed very well in the 2007 world cup and for his better performance in this world cup he was selected in the Bangladesh team and he was just played two matches against Zimbabwe. Tamim played in the group stage of the match against India scoring 51 from 53 balls, and his team won the match to his help score. As his performances are well in the early matches then the Bangladesh Cricket Board granted him a one-year grade C contract, one of the 22 central contracts that were held by the board at the time, in a similar year in December.

Tamim Iqbal Test Debut

Considering his style of batting Tamim has only achieved moderate success in the shorter game formats. Tamim’s game has weirdly suited the five-day format of the game. Tamim successfully made a place in the Test format. On 4-6 January 2008, Tamim made his Test debut against New Zealand, at the University Oval, Dunedin. During the first innings of the first Test match against England, Tamim scored 86 runs from 120 balls and he became the fastest Bangladeshi batsman who reaches 1,000 Test runs in terms of innings taking 19 to achieve the landmark. Tamim became the third-youngest international cricketer in Test history to get the millstones of 1,000 Test runs after Sachin Tendulkar and Mohammad Ashraful.

Tamim made his first test century against West Indies at Kingstown, and his score helped the Bangladesh team to register their maiden overseas Test Victory. He conquered myriad records so early into his Test Career. Tamim’s crowning success came in 2010 when he listed his name inscribed on the Lord’s honors board with a century in the second innings. Tamim followed that performance up with another ton in the second Test concluding what had been an outstanding tour for him.

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Tamim Iqbal Wisden Cricketer of the Year

Tamim’s tremendous and brilliant performances on the tour of England provide him with more popularity and brought success in his career. A corollary of a greatly successful tour of England was being listed Tamim as one of the Wisden Cricketer of the Year 2011 in the Wisden Cricketer’s Almanac and a stint with Nottingham-shire.

Tamim Iqbal One Day international and T20 Debut

Tamim Iqbal made his One Day International debut against Zimbabwe on 9th February 2007 at Harare. He made his T20 debut against Kenya on 1 st September 2007. Tamim is the quintessential post-modern opening batsman with a penchant for adventurous stroke play. Tamim has played the role of the enforcer as the top-order batsman for Bangladesh.

Tamim Iqbal As Vice-Captain of Bangladesh Cricket Team

Tamim Iqbal was appointed as the vice-captain of the Bangladesh Cricket Team for the One Day Internationals in 2011. This captaincy influenced his performance for the betterment of his playing style and he played and performed with consistency. Tamim Iqbal was awarded as the elite player for the Caribbean League. Tamim was the second Bengali player to have participated in county cricket after Shakib al Hassan.

Tamim Iqbal Net Worth

Tamim Iqbal is a professional cricketer and known as the most griped-hitting batsman. Tamim Iqbal is the richest Bangladesh sportsperson, he ranked first in the list of the top 10 richest athletes of Bangladesh. Tamim Khan estimated net worth is the US $20 million.



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