Wednesday 24 September 2008 

Imran Tahir Signs Two-Year Deal With Hampshire

Hampshire Cricket is delighted to announce that Imran Tahir has signed a two-year contract as the Club’s overseas player.

Hampshire Cricket Chairman, Rod Bransgrove said:

"This is fantastic news for Hampshire Cricket and all our Members and supporters. Immy has made a massive contribution to Hampshire Cricket since his arrival in July and he has become a real favourite both in the dressing room and with our Members and spectators. I am extremely pleased that he has chosen to commit himself to Hampshire for the next 2 seasons and I am sure that he will continue to be one of the most potent and successful spinners on the County circuit."

Imran, who has taken 36 wickets at 17.25 in just 6 LV County Championship matches said:

"I am very grateful to Hampshire for giving me the opportunity to continue to play for this amazing Club. Everyone at Hampshire has made me feel so welcome and I will do everything in my power to help the team achieve the success I know we are capable of."

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