Tamim to get married this June!
A bad news for all Tamim Iqbal female fan is, the dashing opener of the country is all set to get married to his long distant fiance, in June of this year.
For privacy purposes, Tamim and his family don't not want to reveal the identity of his fiance, who is also from Chittagong. After finishing the long tour of Zimbabwe, Tamim has gone straight to Dubai instead of returning home. The reason being, he was shopping for his beautiful 'going-to-be' wife!
Tamim Iqbal Khan was born on 20 March 1989. Tamim made his One Day International debut in 2007 and played his first Test the following year. 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 Bangladesh player to be awarded the accolade.
He plays first-class cricket for Chittagong Division cricket team. Tamim Iqbal is the brother of Nafees Iqbal and the nephew of Akram Khan, who both played Test cricket for Bangladesh. He is currently the highest run scorer for Bangladesh in T20 international.