Imran Tahir is a South African cricketer who will play for Chennai Super Kings (CSK) in Vivo IPL 2018. Please find below Profile, Bio of Imran Tahir.
Player Name : Imran Tahir
Nickname : N/A
Role : Bowler
Bats : Right-handed
Bowls : Right-arm leg break
Nationality : South African
IPL Team : Chennai Super Kings (CSK)
Jersey Number : N/A
Imran Tahir Profile :
Born on 27th March 1979, Imran Tahir is a Pakistani-born South African cricketer who plays for the Highveld Lions in South African domestic cricket and also represents South Africa in T20, ODI and Test matches. He also plays in the Indian Premier League (IPL).
Imran Tahir is a leg break bowler and right-handed batsman.
Earlier Tahir has represented Pakistan Under-19 cricket team’s and Pakistan A but he failed to win full international honours for Pakistan. Tahir is married to Sumayya Dildar, a South African of Indian descent, and has represented South Africa after becoming eligible to play for them when he met his four-year residence requirement in April 2009.
He joined Delhi Daredevils (DD) in IPL 2014 as a replacement of injured Nathan-Coulter Nile and played in 6 matches for the team taking 9 wickets.
In IPL 2015, he played in 10 matches taking 15 wickets at an average of 20.93.
He was retained by the team for IPL 2016.
In IPL 2017 he was signed by Rising Pune Supergiants (RPS) as replacement of injured Mitchell Marsh. In IPL 2017 he played in 12 matches picking up 18 wickets at an average of 20.50 runs.
In players auction for IPL 2018 he was bought by Chennai Super Kings (CSK) for Rs. 1 Crore.
Lets hope he plays well for Chennai Super Kings in Vivo IPL 2018.