Imran Tahir

Imran Tahir
Full Name: Mohammad Imran Tahir
Birth date: March 27, 1979
Age: 42 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

OppMatch DateScore
Karachi Kings2022-01-27 DT20
India Maharajas2022-01-22 DT20
Asia Lions2022-01-21 DT20
Jaffna Kings2021-12-21 DT20
Colombo Stars2021-12-19 DT20
Kandy Warriors2021-12-16 DT20
Galle Gladiators2021-12-14 DT20
Jaffna Kings2021-12-13 DT20
Colombo Stars2021-12-11 DT20
Galle Gladiators2021-12-10 DT20

Statistictics by year


Batting Statistics

 MatInnsOutNORunsHSAveBPSR200s100s50s4s6sCtSt
TEST 2023149130299.2923555.3200018180
ODI 86311615122237.6318964.55000141240
IT20 3541319919.0018105.560001150
100 9110000.0010.000000050

Bowling Statistics

 MatInnsOversMORunsWktsAveEcoSRExt4wkts5wkts10wktsBBIBBM
TEST 2037654.18622945740.253.6068.9301205/328/130
ODI 8483732.230339113525.124.8332.5487106/246/24
IT20 3535130.508596114.087.1012.8222205/235/23
100 99174472451024.501.40104.420105/255/25

Awards

Last Series Played

PSL 2022
Legends League Cricket 2022
LPL 2021 - Lanka Premier League T20
T10 League November 2021 Schedule
CPL 2021 Schedule
Team Squad
Dwaine Pretorius Tabraiz Shamsi
Andile Phehlukwayo Quinton de Kock
Sisanda Magala Keshav Maharaj
Rassie van der Dussen Wayne Parnell
Zubayr Hamza Lungi Ngidi

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