Under the Spotlight: Mushfiqur Rahim

To make a cricket team compatible in any condition, someone dependable in the batting order always remain as a vital component. The rising Bangladesh national team being concerned, Mushfiqur Rahim is playing this role for the last few years. Captaining the Bangladesh test side currently, Mushi is still one of the first-choice batsmen for the tigers in all three formats.

Experiencing a lot of vicissitudes throughout the career, Mushfiqur’s form picked up consistency after a decade of dedication, perseverance and hard-work and those are the qualities that ensure his rise every time he falls. He is the most successful wicketkeeper batsman for Bangladesh and his versatile batting techniques fit him in any position through the top and middle order.

A cricketer from greater Rajshahi, Mushi raced his homeside Duronto Rajshahi to top of the table in group stage of the first edition of BPL. However, for the next two occasions, he played for Sylhet franchises. He is the highest run scorer of the tournament to date combining all three editions. This time he will join Barisal Bulls, runner-up team from the last occasio