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Hasan nominated for Player of Month award

June 09, 2021

LAHORE: Pakistan pacer Hasan Ali and Bangladesh’s Mushfiqur Rahim have been nominated for the ICC Player of the Month Award for May.

Hasan has been nominated by cricket’s governing body for his impressive show against Zimbabwe in the Test series. Mushfiqur shined for Bangladesh against Sri Lanka in the ODIs. Besides these two, Sri Lanka’s Praveen Jayawickrama has also been nominated.

Hasan Ali ruled the roost with his outstanding display against Zimbabwe. In the first Test, he claimed figures of 4/53 and 5/36. In the second, he registered figures of 5/27 and 0/9.

Mushfiqur was terrific in the three-match ODI series against Sri Lanka, helping Bangladesh claim a 2-1 win. The senior batsman scored 84, 125, and 28 against the Lankans. He finished as the top scorer and was adjudged Man of the Series for his performance.