Imran Tahir

Imran Tahir
Full Name: Mohammad Imran Tahir
Birth date: March 27, 1979
Age: 43 years
Hometown: Lahore
City: Lahore
Birth Country: Pakistan
Batting Style: Right Hand
Bowling Style: Legbreak Googly
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Role : WicketKeeper

Imran Tahir or Mohammad Imran Tahir is a cricketer of South African national team with a Pakistani origin. He is a right-arm leg break bowler and right-hand batsman. He began his cricketing career with the Pakistan Under-19 cricket team. But, he could not qualify for the national team. He married Sumayya Dildar of South Africa and moved there. He got eligible for playing in the South African team after staying there for 4 years. He has played in many domestic cricket tournaments and been associated with it from a very long time. He played for a short duration in many county teams like Yorkshire, Staffordshire and Middlesex. In domestic cricket, he has played for teams like Lions and Delhi Dare Devils.

Career Highlights
In 2011, Tahir was selected for the ODI series against India, but he didn’t get a chance to play. He qualified in the national team for the ICC World Cup 2013. He has made South Africa proud with his amazing bowling and has been an inspiration for the leg aspiring spinners of the nation.

  • He made the Test debut in November 9, 2011 against Australia.
  • In February 24, 2011, he wore the ODI cap for his national team for the first time at the South Africa versus West Indies match in New Delhi. He bagged 4 wickets in the match.
  • He made his T20 International debut in 2013 against Sri Lanka at Colombo.

Career Achievements

  • Imran Tahir of the Hampshire team that won the 2009 Friends Provident Trophy against Sussex in the final.
  • His bowling figures in that final match were 2/50 in 10 overs.
  • He wore his 100th cap in First Class cricket in the SuperSport Series I 2009.
  • He was the T20 Cricketer of the Year of South Africa in 2013.
  • He is one of the most successful leg spinners of South Africa.


Recent matches

WktsOppMatch DateScore
1/34 Jamaica Tallawahs2022-09-28 DT20
1/34 Barbados Royals2022-09-27 DT20
1/31 Barbados Royals2022-09-25 DT20
2/31 Trinbago Knight Riders2022-09-24 DT20
1/28 St Lucia Kings2022-09-22 DT20
2/17 Jamaica Tallawahs2022-09-21 DT20
1/30 Barbados Royals2022-09-18 DT20
1/19 Trinbago Knight Riders2022-09-14 DT20
1/26 St Lucia Kings2022-09-10 DT20
1/41 Saint Kitts and Nevis Patriots2022-09-08 DT20

Statistictics by year

Batting Statistics

TEST 2023149130299.2923555.3200018180
ODI 92321715122237.1819163.87000141240
IT20 3841319919.0018105.560001170
100 15211666.002300.000000160

Bowling Statistics

TEST 2037654.18622945740.253.6068.9301205/328/130
ODI 9089790.333363814724.754.9032.3547106/246/24
IT20 3838140.509486315.057.2713.4242205/235/23
100 1515259603871232.251.49129.560105/255/25


Last Series Played

Legends League Cricket 2022 Season 2
CPL 2022 Schedule
The Hundred 2022
PSL 2022: HBL Pakistan Super League T20 Season 7
Legends League Cricket 2022
Team Squad
Tabraiz Shamsi Quinton de Kock
Reeza Hendricks Keshav Maharaj
Rilee Rossouw Heinrich Klaasen
Wayne Parnell Tristan Stubbs
David Miller Aiden Markram

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