Imran Tahir

Imran Tahir fined by ICC for misconduct

South Africa leg spinner Imran Tahir has been copped 30 per cent of his match fees for his inappropriate behaviour in the recently concluded fifth One-Day International against Australia in Cape Town.
13 October 2016

Cricket World Player of the Week - Imran Tahir

For registering the best figure by a South African bowler in One-Day Internationals in the tri-series encounter against West Indies in St Kitts, Imran Tahir is the Cricket World Player of the Week.
20 June 2016

Cricket World Player of the Week - Sunil Narine

West Indies mystery spinner Sunil Narine is the Cricket World Player of the Week after making a stunning comeback to international cricket with eight wickets from two games in the ongoing tri-series involving South Africa and Australia.
6 June 2016

Kohli consolidates number-one ranking, Root claims fourth place

After a stupendous success in the recently concluded ICC World Twenty20 tournament, Indian stalwart Virat Kohli has consolidated his position at the top of the International Cricket Council T20 rankings for batsmen.
5 April 2016

Cricket World Player of the Week - Virat Kohli

For his match-winning knocks in the games against Sri Lanka and Bangladesh leading India to their sixth Asia Cup triumph, Virat Kohli is the Cricket World Player of the Week.
7 March 2016

Cricket World Player of the Week - Imran Tahir

South Africa leg spinner Imran Tahir is the Cricket World Player of the Week for his impressive performances in the recently concluded Twenty20 International series against England.
22 February 2016

Cricket World Player of the Week - Josh Hazlewood

Josh Hazlewood is the Cricket World Player of the Week for his nine-wicket haul in the game which set the win for Australia in the first-ever day-night Test against New Zealand in Adelaide.
30 November 2015

India will have to play Imran Tahir well - Sachin Tendulkar

Legendary batsman Sachin Tendulkar warned the Indian team of the threat from South African leg-spinner Imran Tahir when the two teams take on each other in a 72-day tour.
25 September 2015

Cricket World Player Of The Week - Brendon McCullum

For scoring an unbeaten century off just 56 deliveries against Sunrisers Hyderabad in the Indian Premier League, Brendon McCullum is the Cricket World Player Of The Week.
13 April 2015

South Africa Claim Series With Big Win

South Africa thrashed the West Indies by nine wickets in the third One-Day International in East London to move into an unassailable 3-0 series lead.
21 January 2015

Imran Tahir Replaces Injured Robin Peterson

South Africa's left-arm spinner, Robin Peterson is the latest to join the list of injured players in the ongoing test series against West Indies after being hit during a practice session on Tuesday.
23 December 2014

Video - Mixed Emotions After South Africa Win

Watch as Imran Tahir and Peter Borren give their reflections on South Africa's six-run ICC World Twenty20 victory over the Netherlands in Chittagong.
28 March 2014

Video - Hales, Tahir, Lanning, Bates Star On Day Full Of Drama - Cricket World TV

Our latest news ICC World Twenty20 2014 video update reviews a dramatic day which saw wins for England and South Africa in the men's competition as well as Australia and New Zealand in the women's tournament.
27 March 2014

Smith To Miss Final ODIs, Philander Fit

South African opening batsman Graeme Smith will miss the final two One-Day Internationals against India to prepare for the Test series and Vernon Philander is fit to play following a shoulder injury.
7 December 2013

Tahir, Du Plessis, Duminy Lead South Africa To Victory

South Africa retook the lead in the five-match series against Pakistan courtesy of a relatively comfortable 68-run win in the third One-Day International in Abu Dhabi.
6 November 2013

Pakistan Fold For 99 As South Africa Bounce Back

South Africa bounced back from their seven-wicket defeat to Pakistan in the opening Test by dismissing them for 99 on the opening day of the second game in Dubai.
23 October 2013

South Africa Keep Faith With Perth Test Heroes

South Africa have kept faith in the team that beat Australia in Perth earlier this month in naming a 13-man squad to take on New Zealand in two Tests in January. The 11 players that won by 309 runs to take a 1-0 series win at the WACA are joined by Jacques Rudolph and Rory Kleinveldt as leg-spinner Imran Tahir is left out.
13 December 2012

Rudolph Recalled, Tahir And Philander Called Up

Jacques Rudolph has been handed a recall to South Africa's Test team after an absence of five years ahead of two matches against Australia. Uncapped leg-spinner Imran Tahir and all-rounder Vernon Philander have also been named in a 14-man squad for the series, which begins on 9th November.
24 October 2011

Imran Tahir Suffers Fractured Thumb

South Africa have received a potentially serious injury blow after confirming that leg-spinner Imran Tahir has fractured his thumb. He suffered the undisplaced fracture of his left thumb while taking the catch to dismiss Jonathan Trott during his side's narrow Cricket World Cup defeat to England in Chennai.
9 March 2011

Imran Tahir And Ingram Get CSA National Contracts

Cricket South Africa (CSA) have awarded national contracts to batsman Colin Ingram and leg-spinner Imran Tahir, who only made his international debut in the World Cup opener against the West Indies. They are the two new players in CSA's 20-player list for the 2011-12 season, which can be extended to 22 players should the board choose.
25 February 2011