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Best batters and bowlers in 2023

Published : 31 Dec 2023 09:41 PM | Updated : 31 Dec 2023 09:41 PM

In 2023, among the Tigers’ batters, Bangladesh captain Najmul Hossain Shanto scored 440 runs in four Test. He scored three centuries at a convincing average of 55. He was the second highest runner in the T-20 also for Bangladesh.  The left handed batter scored 992 runs from 27 ODI matches, he hit two centuries and eight half centuries.  Experienced batter cum wicketkeeper Mushfiqur Rahim was the second highest run getter in Test and the limited over in 2023. His total in Test cricket was 355 runs, managed 846 runs in 26 ODI matches with average 37. 

Shakib Al Hasan was the third highest scorer in the limited over. He scored 735 runs from 22 matches at an average of 35.00.  

In the T20 format, Litton Das was the top scorer with 324 runs from nine encounters. Roni Talukder collected 203 runs from as many matches. Shanto scored 218 runs in 10 matches. Right Arm fast bowler Taskin Ahmed was the best bowler in the country in 2023. He took 45 wickets in the all three formats. He played one Test and got four wickets, claimed 26 and 16 wickets in ODI and T20 formats. 

Shakib Al Hasan took 12 wickets and placed second in T20 while Shoriful got eight wickets in this version.