Meet and Greet Tamim Iqbal




Tamim Iqbal Khan, Bangladeshi celebrity cricketer appeared in a Press Conference and Fan Meet and Greet Tamim Iqbal Khan session at The Selangor Turf Club on 6 August 2016 organized by Money Gram, a leading global provider of money transfer services.


Tamim made his One Day International debut in 2007 and played his first Test the following year. A left-handed opening batsman, he is the Bangladeshi's most successful run scorer to date. Between December 2010 and September 2011, he was vice-captain of the national side. In 2011 he was named as one of Wisden Cricketers' Almanack's four Cricketers of the Year, and Wisden's Test Player of the Year, becoming just the second Bangladeshi player to be awarded the accolade. He plays first-class cricket for Chittagong Division cricket team and is the highest individual run scorer for Bangladesh in all three formats. Tamim is also Bangladesh's highest century maker in international matches with 14 centuries, combining all forms of cricket.




He is currently the highest run-scorer for Bangladesh in international cricket, including Test matches, ODIs and T20 internationals. He is the second Bangladeshi cricketer to score 3,000 runs in Tests and 4,000 runs in ODIs and also the first Bangladeshi cricketer to go past 1,000 runs in T20Is. Besides that, he is also the highest run scorer in T20 world cup 2016 hosted by India.

The event at the Selangor Turf Club ended with a friendly match between The Klang Boys cricket teams, followed by prize presentation and photo session.