Mohammad Mahmudullah Riyad usually recognized as Mahmudullah is a Bangladeshi cricketer. Mahmudullah Riyad was born on 4 February 1986 in in Mymensingh, located in Dhaka and he learned cricket skills in his birthplace -Mymensingh situated 115km to the north of the capital. In year 2000, for the very first time he arrived to Dhaka to play tournament named ACC U15 and participated in the U 19 World Cup in year 2004, also turned out as the top notch cricketer of the team.
Mahmudullah has played for Dhaka and has signified Bangladesh ‘A’ team in every practices of the cricket game. Mahmudullah is an all-rounder, a lower or middle-order batsman and also an off spin bowler in the list of Bangladeshi cricketer. He is the leading Bangladeshi cricketer to make a score hundred in World Cup, that too against England team in ICC World Cup 2015 arranged in a winning basis and the story of his success does not complete here as he continue to achieve more.
In year 2008/09 in Bangladeshi domestic season Mahmudullah completed as the second-maximum run-scorer in the matches with 710 runs at an average score of 54.61 and was later included to the ODI team to face Zimbabwe in a tri-series with Sri Lanka and Zimbabwe and three ODIs.
Mahmudullah performed ill with the bat, but got the finest test bowling statistics in a match by a Bangladeshi on introduction, making an eight-wicket haul, counting a five wicket haul in the second innings being arranged. This matched function a chief role in Bangladesh’s second Test victory and this made him a regular cricketer in the squad.
In year 2011, Mahmudullah got married to Jannatul Kawsar Mishti and the couple welcomed their first child, a son in year 2012. Mahmudullah’s sister in law, Jannatul Kifayet got married to Bangladeshi player Mushfiqur Rahim who is most reliable in his matches.
The names of major teams for which Mahmudullah played till date include- Bangladesh, Dhaka Division, and Chittagong Kings.
Mahmudullah completed his secondary education from Mymensingh Zilla School and did graduation from American International University Dhaka (briefly as AIUB).
Mahmudullah Net Worth
The estimated total net worth of Mahmudullah is around $0.4 million US dollars in year 2017. The estimated net worth of Mahmudullah shows his revenue grossed from his matches, sponsor ships, brand endorsements, business deals, etc. His net worth and yearly income relies on his Bangladesh Premier League pays and he is sold for $110,000 by team-Chittagong Kings. Mahmudullah is positioned at No. 9 in the list of top 10 richest sports persons of Bangladesh team.
Mahmudullah was contracted up by sports agency Imago Sports Management after Cricket World Cup of 2015 being organized and after year 2015, Imago Sports Management has been dealing Mahmudullah. Heidelberg Cement Bangladesh Limited, which is a global cement company, has endorsed Mahmudullah Riyad, who is a first Bangladeshi to hit a century in the World Cup, for its produce- Scan Cement. After that, Mahmudullah collaborated with Raw Nation (bat sponsor)and Helio (Mobile Handset Brand) for their social media content purpose.
The famous Bangladesh Cricket Board created the six-team Bangladesh Premier League in year 2012, which is a twenty20 tournament to be organized in February that year. In this regard, an auction was arranged for teams to accept players, and Mahmadullah was purchased by the Chittagong Kings for worth of $110,000.
Moreover being a representation of motivation for millions of youth and a egotism for the whole nation, Mahmudullah Riyad is even a father figure for six year old chid named Sriti, who is his sponsored child at organization of JAGO Foundation.
Recently in February 2017, Mahmudullah Riyad has been involved in endorsement deals with Cheer Up, which is a beverage brand of PRAN.
For the upcoming 2017 Pakistan Super League, Mahmudullah was signed by Quetta Gladiators and this 2017 PSL edition was started from February 9.
Mahmudullah Riyad is undoubtedly Virat Kohli and a local Shahid Afridi for Bangladesh and he is a justifiable cricketer in category of international cricketers. Through his ability to blend in useful contributions with both ball and bat, Mahmudullah is one of Bangladesh’s important players as they pursue to take their cricket to the following level.